Certificate III in Information Technology

National ID: ICT30120
State ID: BFF7
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Gain a broad range of ICT skills</h3>
<p>This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to support information technology activities in the workplace across a range of information and communication technologies (ICT) areas, including <strong>programming</strong>, <strong>networking </strong>and <strong>technical support</strong>.</p>
<p>At North Metropolitan TAFE you will have the opportunity to focus on the ICT field of most interest to you with the different electives offered at the three campuses where we deliver this course.</p>
<p>This Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology gives you the foundation skills to begin a career in ICT with further study at North Metropolitan TAFE. You may follow a career pathway into the ICT industry in areas including <strong>cyber security</strong>, <strong>programming</strong>, <strong>networking</strong> or <strong>web design</strong>.</p>

Course description

<h3>Gain a broad range of ICT skills</h3>
<p>This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to support information technology activities in the workplace across a range of information and communication technologies (ICT) areas, including <strong>programming</strong>, <strong>networking </strong>and <strong>technical support</strong>.</p>
<p>At North Metropolitan TAFE you will have the opportunity to focus on the ICT field of most interest to you with the different electives offered at the three campuses where we deliver this course.</p>
<p>This Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology gives you the foundation skills to begin a career in ICT with further study at North Metropolitan TAFE. You may follow a career pathway into the ICT industry in areas including <strong>cyber security</strong>, <strong>programming</strong>, <strong>networking</strong> or <strong>web design</strong>.</p>

Campus locations

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Looking to commence an IT career?</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Information Technology general focus, you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as <strong>client support officer, IT technician</strong>, or <strong>ICT operations support.</strong></p>
<h4>Gain these skills in the general focus stream:</h4>
<ul>
<li><strong>hardware installation</strong> and <strong>maintenance</strong></li>
<li>supporting <strong>PC operating systems</strong></li>
<li><strong>networking operating system</strong> installation and management</li>
<li><strong>Microsoft Office</strong> applications and documentation</li>
<li><strong>ICT helpdesk</strong> skills </li>
</ul>
<p>All certificate III qualifications include these core skills:</p>
<ul>
<li>programming, ethics and privacy</li>
<li>personal data protection</li>
<li>critical thinking</li>
<li>teamwork and ICT client support</li>
</ul>
<p>This course is a suggested entry point for high school graduates with limited information technology skills or those who have limited industry experience. </p>
<h4>Specialist facilities on campus</h4>
<p>The <strong>Centre for IT Excellence</strong> (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.</p>
<h4>See our IT Training Facebook page!</h4>
<p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/ITtrainingSMTAFE&quot; rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">@ITtrainingSMTAFE<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a></p>

Course description

<h3>Looking to commence an IT career?</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Information Technology general focus, you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as <strong>client support officer, IT technician</strong>, or <strong>ICT operations support.</strong></p>
<h4>Gain these skills in the general focus stream:</h4>
<ul>
<li><strong>hardware installation</strong> and <strong>maintenance</strong></li>
<li>supporting <strong>PC operating systems</strong></li>
<li><strong>networking operating system</strong> installation and management</li>
<li><strong>Microsoft Office</strong> applications and documentation</li>
<li><strong>ICT helpdesk</strong> skills </li>
</ul>
<p>All certificate III qualifications include these core skills:</p>
<ul>
<li>programming, ethics and privacy</li>
<li>personal data protection</li>
<li>critical thinking</li>
<li>teamwork and ICT client support</li>
</ul>
<p>This course is a suggested entry point for high school graduates with limited information technology skills or those who have limited industry experience. </p>
<h4>Specialist facilities on campus</h4>
<p>The <strong>Centre for IT Excellence</strong> (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.</p>
<h4>See our IT Training Facebook page!</h4>
<p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/ITtrainingSMTAFE&quot; rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">@ITtrainingSMTAFE<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a></p>

Campus locations

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