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School Age Diploma in OSHC Course Online

CHC50213 Diploma of School Age Education and Care OSHC Course Onlinenrt

NEW PRICE Get started with your Diploma for just $999! (Total Cost $1998, the second payment of $999 is due after 12 months or at the half way point in the students study, whichever comes first)

Payment Plans now available for just $50 per week!

OR! Study the Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care OSHC course for just $1499

Start working today! We will provide you with your enrolment letter stating you are working towards the qualification so that you can begin working in an OSHC role straight away!

Our nationally accredited CHC50213 Diploma of School Age Education and Care is Australia’s leading online OSHC course or Out of School Hours Course.

WE ARE OPEN UNTIL 8PM Weekdays, with email support on weekends! Enquire by calling 1300 511 455.

This qualification is ideal for those who wish to work in Outside School Hours Care, Vacation Care, After School Hours Care and Steacherchool Age Recreation.

Once completed, graduates have access to an array of professional careers including roles such as:

  • Outside School Hours Care Assistant, OSHC carer, OSHC assistant, Educator, Supervisors, Coordinator, Recreation assistant,
  • Team leader, senior play leader, program leader

The Diploma in School Age Education and Care is fast becoming the minimum requirement to gain employment in this sector or in any OSHC role. ACTAC’s Diploma for OSHC is specifically tailored to not only provide theoretical, but also practical knowledge applicable in everyday situations. ACTAC’s experienced trainers are registered primary school teachers have years of experience to pass over to students.

Fast Turn Around

ACTAC provides feedback on assessments within 10 business days meaning that there is no waiting long periods before obtaining feedback on submitted assignments.

7 Day a Week Support

ACTAC’s trainers are available 7 days a week to support students whenever they might need assistance with their study. If you need assistance your trainer will be there for you!

Specilised Training

ACTAC only provides qualifications for those wanting to work with children. We love what we do! All of ACTAC’s trainers are registered school teachers with years of experience working in primary schools and as Early Childhood Teachers.

Nationally Recognised Qualifications

ACTAC only provides qualifications on the national framework, the Australian Qualifications Framework. For more information about the national policy look here.

Course Code: CHC50213
Course Title: Diploma of School Age Education and Care
Course Duration: This course is self paced and students have up to 24 months to complete their studies.
Nationally Recognised Yes
Awarded by Australian College of Teacher Aides and Childcare
Course Structure: The course is made up of 25 units in total
Admission Requirements: ·         Students will be required to undergo a Working with Children Check and receive a positive notice and blue card.
Further Details: Visit our website or call 1300 511 455
Fees: $1,998 total cost. This is paid by the student in two instalments of $999. The first instalment at time of enrolment and the second instalment of $999 when the student reaches the half way point in their course. This payment method allows our students more flexibility and access to education opportunities.
Recognised Prior Learning: All students will have the opportunity to have their prior learning assessed.
Qualification Status Current
Course Delivery External Mode. You will also undertake a work placement (Minimum 240 hours in an approved education and care service)



 Industry Requirements

Participants will be required to undertake a minimum of 240 hours of professional industry vocational placement within an approved Education & Care setting for successful completion of this qualification. Professional practice hours should be treated as a guide only. ACTAC is happy to assist students in finding and obtaining a suitable work placement if required.

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Students receive a Learning Guide which includes readings, activities and assessment. This allows students to study at a time and place convenient to them. All external students have a dedicated Trainer who provides regular support as well as on the job training and assessment.

Should you undertake this course of study with ACTAC you are required to complete HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting as it is a core unit.  This unit cannot be completed through distance mode and requires a face to face class to be undertaken successfully in order for students to achieve competency in this units. Because ACTAC is an online / distance educator this unit is not provided by ACTAC. Students must undertake this with a local provider at their cost and we provide a credit for this subject.

CHC50213     Diploma of School Age Education and Care Units


CHCSAC003 Work collaboratively and respectfully with children in school age care
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
CHCECE002* Ensure children’s health and safety
CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCLEG001* Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTWHS003* Maintain work health and safety
CHCSAC005 Foster the holistic development and well-being of the child in school age care
CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCSAC001 Support children to participate in school age care
CHCECE011 Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCSAC002 Develop and implement play and leisure experiences in school age care
CHCECE024 Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development
CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
CHCPRP003* Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCMGT003* Lead the work team
CHCECE029* Respond to problems and complaints about the service
CHCECE025* Embed sustainable practices in service operations

ACTAC’s Diploma will give students the leading edge when seeking employment in OSHC industry or Out of School Hours Care market.