Girl in a jacketQueensland Government Funding Programs

Rise Education and Training is proud to be a Queensland Government subsidised training provider under the Skills Assure program. This means for eligible participants, your childcare courses in Queensland can be supported by Queensland Government funded programs( Certificate 3 Guarantee, Higher Level Skills and JobTrainer Fund). In Rise Education and Training, we offer the following two childcare courses under the above funding programs. 

Please note due to the directive of the Queensland Government, JobTrainer Fund program is only available to learners who enrol before 31 December 2022. And after 30th June 2023 learners will no longer receive funding for their training. Rise Education and Training currently ceased the childcare course enrolments  under JobTrainer Fund program as of 18 October 2022.

CHC30121 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care - The Certificate 3 Guarantee Program

Get your career started with Rise Education and Training’s Certificate 3 Guarantee  program. Rise Education and Training has designed this course to specifically meet the industry standards required in Queensland.

As per the Queensland Government’s Skills Assure program, Rise Education and Training delivers foundational and lower-level vocational training according to students’ needs. This program helps participants improve both their practical and theoretical skills, resulting in some of the most knowledgeable practitioners in the early education sector across the country.

The course takes about 12-18 months to complete, depending on the student’s prior knowledge and academic performance.  Additionally, students will have to provide a recent Working With Children Check to begin the program.

There is Queensland Government’s funding under certificate 3 guarantee (if eligible) available to aid students in focusing on their courses. Once the program has been completed, graduates will be able to do their CHC50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care to begin more advanced courses, or to immediately find work in a wide variety of positions:

  • Family day care educator
  • Nanny
  • Assistant educator in childcare centres
Students should acknowledge that they will no longer be eligible for a subsidized training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee Program once they complete a Certificate level III Qualification.

CHC50121 - Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care - The Higher Level Skills Program

Students can also choose to study CHC50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care under Higher Level Skills Program in  Rise Education and Training. If you want to learn more  about Early Education and Care and venture further into leadership roles, this program is best suited for you.

The Queensland Government’s Skills Assure program offers a subsidy for students who are eligible for certificate IV or above qualifications to learn and gain a Higher Level Skills training in Early Education and Care. Through Queensland government-funded programs, you can now gain the skills you need to find employment and pursue further education in the Early Education and Care field if you choose to do so.

The higher level skills course at Rise Education and Training helps participants improve both their practical and theoretical skills, resulting in some of the most knowledgeable practitioners in the early education sector across the country. 

The course lasts for 18- 24 months, depending on the student’s prior knowledge and performance. The program consists of 15 units, 12 core and 3 electives. After completing the course, there are several positions graduates are qualified for:

  • Lead child care centre educator
  • Assistant preschool Program educator
  • Family day care educator
Students should acknowledge that they will no longer be eligible for a subsidized training place under the Higher Skills Level Program once they complete their Diploma Qualification.