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Get Qualified Australia allows you up 3 months to complete the RPL process, however the actual duration is dependent on the length of time it takes you to provide your evidence. While this is generally 4 weeks, the quicker you submit your evidence, the sooner the process will be completed.
Once all the required evidence has been submitted and your evidence has been assessed, the RTO will then review and issue your qualification within 2-4 weeks, provided that no further evidence is required. This makes it possible for you to achieve your qualification in as little as 1 month, and up to 3 months.
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Total number of
23 core units
5 elective units, of which:
All electives chosen must support the overall integrity of the AQF level of this qualification and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.
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Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
Develop cultural competence
Ensure the health and safety of children
Provide care for children
Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
Provide care for babies and toddlers
Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
Nurture creativity in children
Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
Promote childrens agency
Analyse information to inform learning
Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
Embed sustainable practices in service operations
Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people
Maintain work health and safety
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|BSBINN502A||Build and sustain an innovative work environment|
Develop teams and individuals
Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
|CHCINF407D||Meet information needs of the community|
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
Coordinate the work environment
Manage a community sector organisation
Provide leadership in community services delivery
Provide mentoring support to colleagues
Undertake research activities
Develop and implement policy
Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in school age care
Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
Cedar Centre Ltd - Provider Code 5987
Queensland International Institute - Provider Code 31353
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