Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Building
- Course Location
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
Phone: (03) 5662 6800
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
Course OverviewThe Certificate IV in Out of School Hours Care contains specific units of competency that have been recognized nationally as being critical to work in Out of School Hours services.
This course is designed to provide workers with the skills required to :
- Provide care for children (5 - 12 years).
- Plan activities.
- Facilitate play and leisure.
- Meet developmental needs.
|Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)||Kindergarten Manager
|Diploma of Children's Services (Early Childhood Education and Care)
Diploma of Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care)
|Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care)||Outside School Care
|Certificate III in Children's Services
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Vacation Care Assistant
- Out of School Hours Care Assistant
- Program Leader
- Youth Worker
- Special Needs Inclusion Worker
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment by workbooks, Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), workplace assessment, written assignments.
Opportunities For Further Study
- Diploma of Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care)
- Certificate IV in Education Support
- Diploma in Education Support
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?Yes.
16 units must be selected for this qualification including:
- 12 compulsory units
- 4 elective units
|Unit code||Unit name|
|Compulsory (12 Units)|
|CHCCHILD401B||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|CHCCN301C||Ensure the health and safety of children|
|CHCCN303A||Contribute to provision of nutritionally balanced food in a safe and hygienic manner|
|CHCCS400C||Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework|
|CHCFC301A||Support the development of children|
|CHCOSHC401A||Support children to participate in outside school hours care|
|CHCOSHC402B||Develop and implement activities in outside school hours care|
|CHCOSHC403B||Work effectively with children in outside school hours care|
|CHCPR301C||Provide experiences to support children's play and learning|
|HLTFA311B||Apply first aid|
|HLTHIR403C||Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers|
|HLTWHS300A||Contribute to WHS processes|
Electives (Select 4) - Sample selection list
|CHCIC302A||Support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander families to participate in children's services|
|Where work involves a specific focus on Aboriginal and/Torres Strait Islander and/or culturally diverse clients or communities, one or both of the following electives is recommended.|
|HLTHIR404D||Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people|
|BSBWOR204A||Use business technology|
|CHCCHILD301B||Support behaviour of children and young people|
|CHCCHILD403B||Promote the safety, well being and welfare of children, young people and their families|
|CHCFC506A||Foster children's language and communication development|
|CHCFC512A||Foster physical development in middle childhood|
|CHCIC512A||Plan and implement inclusion of children with additional needs|
|SISCCRD301A||Assist with recreation games not requiring equipment|
|SROABL002B||Facilitate adventure based learning activities|
|SRXCAI005B||Conduct a sport and recreation session for participants|
|SISXEMR402A||Coordinate emergency response|
|SISXFAC405A||Plan and provide sport and recreational services|