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Make your mark in the fast-moving early childhood sector with this advanced-level course. The Diploma will prepare you for higher level leadership roles and exciting career progression.

Learn how to design, evaluate, and implement a curriculum program using an approved learning framework. Educators at this level are also responsible for maintaining compliance within service operations and working in close partnership with children’s families. Elevate your potential as a supervisor, coordinator or team leader – your role may also involve taking responsibility for the supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Take advantage of our Connected Learning training experience to get you there – along with support from our industry expert trainers and valuable work placement opportunities. If you have existing experience but need to formalise your qualifications, talk to our Customer Care Team about an RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) pathway.


  • Students will be required to complete a National Police Clearance and Working with Children Check prior to enrolment in this course.
  • Evidence of COVID-19 double vaccination must be presented upon enrolment, as students are required to be fully vaccinated against the virus prior to commencing work placement (as per Department of Health regulations).


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Early Childhood Education Manager / Outside School Hours Coordinator


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This course is nationally recoginsed training

Available in Burleigh Waters, Lismore, Murwillumbah. see below for details

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Skilling for Recovery
First Qualification
Second Qualification
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Full Fee
Queensland Fees
Subsidised Fee
Concession Co-Contribution Fee
$225 ($15 per unit)
Co-Contribution Fee
$300 ($20 per unit)
Non-subsidised Fee
Full Fee

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Location: Murwillumbah
Info: Thank you for your interest in this course. Please contact our customer care team for more information.
Fee eligibility: Explore options
Duration: 24 months
Training Mode: Connected Learning
Study units: 15
Workshops: 1 day per week
Placement: 280 hours
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