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The Institute of Applied Technology for Digital is a technology focussed institute at TAFE NSW Meadowbank.

Working in collaboration with TAFE NSW, Microsoft, Macquarie University, and the University of Technology Sydney, the Institute of Applied Technology Digital will design and deliver market-leading training that rapidly responds to industry needs.

Courses areas available at the Institute will initially include:

  • Cyber Security
  • Big Data
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Technology

The Institute of Applied Technology Digital is part of wider investment in skills and education with industry by the NSW Government.

At the Institute of Applied Technology Digital, you can study a range of Microskills and Microcredentials to develop industry-recognised skills that address your workplace or career goals.

Microskills now open for enrolment include:

  • Cyber Security
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Analytics
  • Responsible Artificial Intelligence

You can register your interest to learn more about the Microcredentials on offer in 2023.

Microskills are bite-sized, self-directed courses designed to develop a specific skill or address a particular topic. The courses are an affordable and a fast way to sharpen your skills and knowledge with relevant, targeted training and only contain a few hours of content.

This could include regulatory changes and rapid advancement in industry technologies, including niche skill requirements.

Microskills are on demand and delivered 100% online.

Microcredential are practical and academic courses that you can apply directly to the workplace. Microcredentials include assessed learning and provide certification in industry-specific skills recognised as evidence of competence.

You can stack your courses with other microcredentials, tailoring your learning journey to gain the skills you need to get ahead in your industry. Upon completion, your microcredential is recorded and may give you credit toward further study pathways in the vocational and higher education sectors.

You will learn from industry experts and gain training that has been co-designed and co-delivered with industry, TAFE and university partners.

Students will graduate with both practical and academic outcomes to apply directly to the workplace.

The current Microskills are available to anyone. There are no eligibility requirements for Microskills.

You can enrol in a range of fee exempt Microskills until February 2023.

Course fees will be available as new customised Microskills and Microcredentials open for enrolment.

If you have a general enquiry, please contact iatdigital@tafensw.edu.au.

You can browse the range of Microskills and Microcredentials on offer and enrol or register your interest by clicking on find out more. You'll be contacted by the IAT team with more information closer to the course's start date.

The Institute of Applied Technology Construction is a new training hub at TAFE NSW Kingswood.

Working in collaboration with TAFE NSW, Western Sydney University, and CPB Contractors, the Institute of Applied Technology Construction will design and deliver market-leading training that rapidly responds to industry needs.

Course areas available at the Institute will include:

  • Contract Management
  • Project Management
  • Digital Skills in Construction
  • Sustainability and Work Health and Safety

The Institute of Applied Technology Construction is one of two learning spaces at a new $80m facility currently under construction at Kingswood.

The Institute of Applied Technology Construction will be opening in 2023 with more information coming soon.

If you have a general enquiry, please contact iatconstruction@tafensw.edu.au.

You can browse the range of Microskills and Microcredentials on offer and enrol or register your interest by clicking on find out more. You'll be contacted by our IAT team with more information closer to the course start date.