This week’s article "Gaining RPL in a Childcare Qualification" is aimed at educators looking to update their qualifications. Educators who have extensive experience and vast knowledge in this industry can use what they have learnt to gain a higher qualification through "recognition of prior learning" (RPL). RPL is basically completing the qualification through interviews, work place assessment tasks and gathering evidence which can be used to assess your knowledge and skills based on the requirements of the qualification.
This article will give you an overview of the RPL process. It provides information on the steps involved in completing a Cert 3 or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care, types of evidence you need to collect, tips for the interview and more.
To be awarded a qualification in early childhood education and care you must demonstrate you are competent in all required units. This means you must be able to demonstrate that you currently hold the skills and knowledge in the units and you can perform tasks to the standards expected in the workplace.
Read the article here: Gaining RPL in a Childcare Qualification