This course has the following essential entry requirements:
For entry applicants must show evidence that they have a Registered Working with Vulnerable People Card (RWVP) or a receipt that the applicant has applied for a RWVP card. A RWVP card is a requirement of the National Quality Framework Regulations for Early Education environments (if a receipt is used as evidence the card must be shown as evidence prior to stating the course).
Applicants are required to provide evidence of Year 10 or equivalent - passes in English and Maths.
Acceptable evidence for passes in English and Maths - Certificate or Statement for any of the below:
Year 10 certificate - any state
Satisfactory completion of Certificate II Level or above in Community Services
Certificate III Trade Certificate
Passes in year 11
TCE or Year 12 certificate - any state
School "leaver" certificate - (identifying maths/English at year 10 or 4th form level)
Applicants who are unable to provide evidence of Year 10, or equivalent, in English and Maths will be required to undertake the Basic Knowledge Skills Builder (BKSB) to confirm they have the required Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills to work at a Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) exit level 2 or higher.
To make sure this course is right for you, please think about the important personal attributes and physical requirements that may be necessary for this course.
While some requirements of the course may be met with reasonable adjustment, you will need to make sure that you are physically able to undertake the tasks required to complete this course.