New Classes

We have a new class starting 8 October 2018 for the following government supported course. This course is full time.

  • (CHC30113) Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Don’t delay! Call us now at 9321 0168.

Alternative Pathway to University

AHEA is able to provide an alternative pathway for you if you missed out on your preference for studying Early Childhood Education at university. Call the Academy to discuss your other option with us. Do you want to complete the Certificate IV in School Age Care? Call us for details of this course.

Our Location

The constant building upgrades in Perth continue but it is still easy to get to the Academy. If you are into fitness, you can walk from the GPO   “it’s only 600 metres”. Our location also has great access to public transport. The free Yellow Cat service goes right past the front door and Mclver railway station is only 5 minutes’ walk away. There is also an excellent cafe at the rear of the centre that provides a wide selection of foods.

AHEA is a Preferred Provider for Various Funded Programs

AHEA has been appointed a preferred provider under a number of Jobs & Skills WA programs.  These provide Government support for trainees who undertake training in select industry areas. There are differing selection criteria in each program and Government Fees and Charges apply. Based on the Government’s Fees and Charges Policy for 2018 the following applies:

Non-concession Student
Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Existing Worker Traineeships$5.79$7,860
Apprenticeships, Traineeships**, and Priority Industry Qualifications (Up to Certificate IV)$3.25n/a
Concession Student***
Concession-eligible Diploma (CHC50113 only) and Advanced Diploma courses$1.74approximately $3,000
Apprenticeships, Traineeships**, and Priority Industry Qualifications (Up to Certificate IV)$0.97n/a
* The maximum course fee chargeable for secondary school aged persons not enrolled at school is $420 in 2018. This is the total course fee for all courses the student is enrolled in. ** Excludes existing worker traineeships. *** Concessions are not available for Existing Worker Traineeships. The following students who are not existing worker trainees are entitled to the concession rate on course fees: a) Persons and dependants of persons holding;

  • A Pensioner Concession Card.
  • A Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
  • A Health Care Card.

b) Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY. c) Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance. d) Persons and dependants of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution. e) Secondary school aged persons, not enrolled at school. Proof of eligibility for concession must be demonstrated prior to the commencement of the unit. If the concession is valid for the full enrolment period, then all eligible units commenced within that period attract the concession rate. If the concession is valid for part of the enrollment period, then only eligible units commenced prior to the expiry of the concession attract the concession rate. Nominal hours means the hours assigned to units as set out in the course outline defined on the Department’s VETinfoNet website. These are:

QualificationNominal HoursNon-Concessional FeesConcessional Fees
Certificate III in Individual Support - Ageing(CHC33015)530$1,722.50$514.10
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)760$2,470.00$737.20
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113)1750$7,860.00approximately $3,000.00
PLEASE NOTE: “The student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees”.

  Our most recent Client Satisfaction Survey Results

Trainer Quality91.80%97.92%
Overall Satisfaction92.32%97.92%
Effective Assessment91.88%100.00%
Clear Expectations90.37%
Learning Stimulation88.64%
Training Relevance92.42%96.88%
Competency Development92.14%98.75%
Training Resources90.37%100.00%
Effective Support89.50%97.92%
Active Learning88.15%
Average Across All Areas90.83%98.28%
Talk to us if you would like to clarify your personal needs.