CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support

Please note: This qualification is currently not being delivered, please contact our office on (07) 46525600 to discuss your study options.

The Certificate III in Education Support reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. This qualification is appropriate for those working as teacher aides, in-home tutors, governesses, and other roles that support educators.


Units of Competency:

17 units of competency - 12 core units, 5 elective units. 


Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):  This qualification is available for partial or full RPL. Your application for RPL must be submitted prior to commencing study.

Requirements: All participants are required to provide identification, preferably with a photo (e.g. driver's licence, firearms licence, passport). You must also bring your Unique Student Identifier (USI). We are unable to generate your certification without this. If you do not have a USI, please create one at

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification, however some imported units may have specific pre-requisites. 

Work Placement: This qualification requires a mandatory minimum of 100 hours of vocational placement. Learners are required to source their own placements. Acceptable placement locations include any education settings.


Learning Support: If you feel as though you will need some additional learning support to complete this course, please provide details when making your booking. All participants are required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment prior to beginning course.

At a Glance

Suitable For

Individuals seeking to work in an education support role in any education setting, from preschool to high school. 

Intake Dates

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6-12 months


Face-to-face workshops, online study, video conferencing, and self-paced individual study


Concessional: $50.00 (eligibility criteria applies)

Non-Concessional: $100.00 (eligibility criteria applies)

Full Fee: $3,330.00

User Choice approved (traineeship)


On successful completion of all training and assessment, learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement and a Record of Results for CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support