NQF approved qualifications list

You can find a list of approved and former approved early childhood teaching, diploma and certificate III level qualifications on this page. The list also includes approved first aid, emergency asthma and anaphylaxis qualifications.

See the list of qualifications for working with school age children (e.g. outside school hours care).

Read more about the qualification requirements and the differences between approved and former approved qualifications.

Using the list

To search a specific group of qualifications, for example, former approved diploma level qualifications, you can use the 'Qualifications list' filter.

Hovering over the names of the column headers in the below list brings up more information about that column.

If you are an educator with a qualification that does not appear on the below list, you can apply to ACECQA for individual recognition.

If you are a provider (e.g. university, VET provider) wanting to add a qualification to the below list, you can apply to ACECQA for this as well.

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PLEASE NOTE: this list is subject to change

Qualification Level Awarding Institution Qualification Name Qualification Code Date Awarded Where Qualification is approved Awarding Institution Country Important Information
Anaphylaxis Management only Any Australian registered training organisation Course in Anaphylaxis Awareness 10313NAT / 21827VIC Any date National Australia

ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 17 December 2012. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training. As stated on www.training.gov.au, currency period ended on 31 October 2012.

Anaphylaxis Management only Any Australian registered training organisation Course in Anaphylaxis Management 30728QLD Any date before 13 March 2013 National Australia

This qualification is no longer current.

Anaphylaxis Management only Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) Anaphylaxis E-Training for Australasian Early Childhood Education and Care Any date before 30 February 2021 National Australia

ACECQA assessed and reapproved this program on 7 February 2018. The course may also be known as 'Anaphylaxis E-Training for Australasian Childcare'. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training.

Anaphylaxis Management only Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) Anaphylaxis Training for NSW Childcare Any date before 31 August 2017 National Australia

ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 31 August 2012. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training. This course is no longer current.

Anaphylaxis Management only Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) Anaphylaxis Training for WA Childcare Any date before 31 August 2017 National Australia

ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 31 August 2012. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training. This course is no longer current.

Anaphylaxis Management only Any Australian registered training organisation Vocational Graduate Certificate in Anaphylaxis Management Training 21830VIC Any date before 30 October 2012 National Australia

This qualification is no longer current.

Anaphylaxis Management only Any Australian registered training organisation Ensure the health and safety of children CHCCN301C / CHCCN301B Any date before 30 June 2013 National Australia

This course is no longer current. CHCCN301C was superseded by CHCECE002 on 30 June 2013.

Anaphylaxis Management only Department of Education Western Australia Course in Anaphylaxis Management in Western Australian Education and Care Services Any date National Australia ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 2 May 2014. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training.
Anaphylaxis Management only Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne Management & Prevention of Allergy & Anaphylaxis Any date National Australia ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 27 November 2014. This course satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training.
Anaphylaxis Management only NSW Department of Education and Communities Anaphylaxis e-learning program APTSs Any date National Australia ACECQA assessed and approved this program on 9 January 2015. This qualification only satisfies the requirements for anaphylaxis management training.