Compare institutions offeringDiploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

This VET diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to supervise staff and children in an early childhood setting.

in Australia
22 institutions:

Kirana CollegesFEATURED


Study modeOnline
Study duration12 months self-paced

Foundation EducationFEATURED

Foundation Education helps you graduate job-ready with a range of career preparation tools and services.


Study modeOnline
Study duration2 years self-paced

Box Hill Institute

With Box Hill's state-of-the-art training facilities, you'll build real-world skills so you can graduate ready to step into a job.


Study modeOn-campus
Study duration18 months full-time

Holmesglen Institute


Study modeOn-campus
Study duration18 months full-time

Chisholm Institute


Study modeOnline, On-campus
Study duration18 months full-time (part-time available)
These institutions all deliver equivalent outcomes
This nationally accredited qualification meets the same educational standards regardless of which institution you choose to study with. Institutions may deliver their course content differently, but the outcomes are equivalent and recognised Australia wide.

Possible career outcomes

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Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Early Childhood Educator
$60k4,591
Childcare Educator
$50k5,837
Childcare Assistant
$55k4,202
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Course curriculum is developed by industry, so you’ll build relevant, practical skills that are valued by employers.
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