Children's Services

Your career as a qualified early childhood educator could start here.

We offer a study pathway through to diploma level which could lead you all the way to university study.

We’ll help you nurture your skills and teach you the theories of early childhood development so you can provide quality education to children and their families.
Developed by respected industry professionals and recognised nationally, our courses are tailored for quality careers.

Students who have completed the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113) will be able to take advantage of our dual enrolment programme run in conjunction with La Trobe University* where they will be able to enrol into the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) and the Bachelor of Early Learning at the same time and complete both qualifications in just four years.

With the current skills shortage in the children’s services industry, employment prospects upon graduation are extremely good. Many of our graduates now employed in a range of early childhood settings.

Qualifications available

  • Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
    Full-time six months
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care
    Full-time, 18 months

*The Diploma is delivered by Kangan Institute and the Bachelor degree is delivered by La Trobe University. Kangan Institute students taking advantage of this offer will be offered a guaranteed place at La Trobe University upon completion of their Diploma.