Certificate 3 Guarantee

Certificate 3 in Childcare QLD Government Funded

The demand for educators continues to rise due to the ever-increasing gap in the ratio between educators and students. With many parents working long hours and struggling to provide for their children, it can be difficult to ensure all educational needs are being met in those critical years. 

At Rise Education, students are taught both theoretical and practical knowledge that will not only guarantee employment after graduation but allow them to guide children throughout those early childhood years.

The programs available at Rise Education are specifically designed to suit the needs of the Brisbane & Gold Coast region. One of these programs is the government-funded Certificate 3 in Childcare QLD.

Enrolling for a Certificate 3 in Childcare QLD Government Funded Program

Rise Education’s Certificate 3 takes anywhere from 9-24 months to complete. The program is made up of 18 units, 15 are core, 3 electives. The following is a list of requirements that must be met by all applicants interested in obtaining their Certificate 3 in Childcare.

  • Proof of ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to speak English
  • Proof of perfect numeracy
  • A recent Working with Children Check

Fees and Funding

Students pursuing their Certificate 3 in Childcare QLD have access to a subsidy on fees to make education more accessible. The Queensland government is offering qualifying students funding for this program, as they’ve recognized the importance of having more trained educators in the region. 

To qualify for the Certificate 3 Guarantee, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must meet English language requirements
  • Must be at least 15 years of age
  • Must no longer be at school
  • A Queensland resident
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Must not be a holder of Certificate IV or higher qualification in Early Childcare education
  • Must not be enrolled in Certificate IV or higher level in Early Childcare education

Please note, a small fee in the form of a student contribution will be required, even if one qualifies for the Queensland government fee subsidy.

Career Opportunities

Upon completion of the Certificate 3 in Childcare QLD Government Funded program, graduates gain their CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education. This diploma opens doors for further studies in the field and provides access to multiple positions, such as:

  • Family day care educator
  • Nanny
  • Assistant childcare centers educator

Contact us

Interested in studying at our Brisbane or Gold Coast campus? Or if you would like to learn more about our Government funded programs, send us an enquiry.