CHC50113 Diploma of ECEC Entry Requirements

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Entry requirements for Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Minimum education

  • Year 10 or equivalent OR

  • relevant qualification OR

  • relevant vocational experience.

Minimum age

Minimum age of 16 years. If you are under 18 your application must be signed by a parent or guardian.

Working With Children Clearance Notice NT (Ochre Card)

Any person employed or volunteering in child-related work is required by law to hold a Clearance Notice. It will therefore be a mandatory requirement to hold a Clearance Notice in order to complete any work placement.
To obtain your Clearance Notice, please contact SAFENT:

Location: Ground Floor, 77 Smith St, Darwin
Phone: 1800 SAFE NT (1800 72 33 68)
Email: safent.police@pfes.nt.gov.au 
Postal Addres: PO Box 39764, Winnellie NT 0821

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. For students who do not have access to either a computer or the internet please contact Administration to discuss alternative methods of communication. Minimum specifications for the computer are: 

  • Microsoft Office 2003, and
  • Microsoft Windows 98, or
  • Mac OS X, and
  • CD-ROM drive.

Students will also need access to a printer and the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Desktop: One of the following browsers: Internet Explorer 10 or above, Chrome, Firefox or Safari
  • Mobile: iOS 6 or above, Android 4.3 or above

Students will also need access to the internet in order to access the e-Learning website (Eduongo) and a current email address

Additional requirements