Australian Higher Education Academy - RTO #1915

The Australian Higher Education Academy (AHEA) commenced operations as the Australian Child Care Academy in August 1995 and was one of the first Western Australian accredited and registered private training provider in the early childhood field. We are a Registered Training Organisation able to provide Nationally Recognised Qualifications under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

These qualifications include:

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)

Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care (CHC40113)

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113)

Certificate III in Aged Care (CHC30212)

Certificate III in Home and Community Care (CHC30312)

Certificate III in Education Support (CHC30213)

Certificate IV in Training and Assessing (TAE40110)

AHEA has developed strong ties to the child care and aged care industries over the years and works with some of the States main providers of quality care to ensure that staff meet the stringent requirements of the national and state legislation and regulations, as well as industry best practice standards.

Why Study with the Australian Higher Education Academy?

The Australian Higher Education Academy (AHEA) has a long history of providing quality, client centred training. Nationally recognised qualifications are designed to meet the minimum requirement to work in the relevant industry and include a period of supervised field placement where the final assessment takes place and where the trainee has the opportunity to develop industry contacts for future employment prospects.

Where do the courses run?

All courses are conducted at the Academys campus in Wellington Street East Perth Just down from Royal Perth Hospital and only400 metres from the CBD. Free Central Area Transit (CAT) buses go past the front door.

(Traineeships are available to those who work in the childcare industry and information is available upon request.)


The Australian Higher Education Academy (Perth) is known for its focus on Child Care and Aged Care qualifications which cater for all students and lead to career employment.

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