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AMEP HAS CHANGED. MORE PEOPLE ARE ELIGIBLE

AMEP used to be limited to 510 hours but AMEP has now changed. AMEP students can now study for longer. Some people who were not eligible before, may now be eligible. Some people who were not eligible because they completed their AMEP hours or reached the highest level of the program may now be eligible […]

Meet Aryani – Early Childhood Education graduate

Aryani

Aryani recently completed Certificate III and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care with LCEC. Aryani is now employed at the Laverton Community Children’s Centre. “ While doing placement as part of the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care in 2019 I was offered employment at the Laverton Community Children’s Centre, even though […]

We are open again Thurs 18 Feb!

The COVID-19 Circuit Breaker Restrictions worked. Well done to everyone! All scheduled classes resume Thursday 18 Feb. But don’t forget to wear a facemask indoors!

NEW VIC GOVT COVID CIRCUIT BREAKER RESTRICTIONS

COVID-19

The Victoria Government has declared  new COVID-19 restrictions from midnight Friday 12 February to midnight on Wednesday 17 February . During this time our office at 12 Crown St Laverton will be closed. If you want to speak to staff in the office, please phone 9369 2726 or email education@lcis.org.au. We will get back to […]

Tim Watts opens our new outdoor space

LCEC had the enormous pleasure of hosting our local federal member Tim Watts MHR  at the end of January. Tim joined our Stepping Forward to Independence students to formally open our new outdoor space. The space was partially funded by a grant from the federal Stronger Communities program

Christmas/New Year Closure

Laverton Community Education Centre thanks all our students, staff and partners for all their support during 2020 We close for the holiday season from 23 December, 2020. The office will reopen on 11 January 2021.

STILL DELIVERING DURING STAGE 4 RESTRICTIONS

COVID-19

The Victoria Government has declared Stage 4 restrictions until September 13. From 6/8/20 to 13/9/20  our office at 12 Crown St Laverton will be closed to visitors. However, LCEC will continue to operate: All staff will be working from home Students will continue to study at home If you want to speak to staff in […]

New Early Childhood Education & Care Class
Starting May 8

Early Childhood Educator

Apply now for our new CHC33015 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care class commencing on May 5. This course qualifies you to work in a number of children’s services settings including early childhood education centres, family day care and after school care. Our industry experienced teachers will guide you through the theory and […]

LCEC STUDENTS STILL LEARNING, STILL WORKING

We’re all hoping to get back to face-to-face class sometime soon But in the meantime, students and teachers are working together successfully to keep the learning programs running without interruption. Watch Ari talk about her experience of remote learning in her Early Childhood Education and Care course during Stage 3 restrictions.  And remember, our next […]

Thanks to all our students for giving us a very high satisfaction rating again!

We are very pleased to see our students again reporting a high level of satisfaction, according to the Victoria Department of Education’s 2020 Student Satisfaction Survey 94.3% of our students were satisfied with their training at LCEC: 16.5 points above the state average Students reporting a positive perception of teaching : 12 points above the […]