Course Start Date
31.6 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology is the perfect course for analytical thinkers who are eager to enter a booming industry. Learn to administer networks and support websites to keep the digital engine of your organisation humming.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
- Install and optimise operating system software
- Troubleshoot ICT problems
- Create user documentation
- Use application software packages
- Participate in Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) processes
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- A passion for technology
- Positive approach to problem-solving
- An analytical mind
- Communication and interpersonal skills
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- Knowledge of office software and business technology
- Skills that can be used in any industry
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
Our graduates move into job roles like:
- Help desk assistant/officer
- ICT operations/user support
- PC support
- Technical support
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Certificate IV in Information Technology
- Certificate IV in Support
- Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies
- Certificate IV in Networking
- Certificate IV in Programming
- Certificate IV in Cyber Security
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Discover the skills you need for the job you want at the TAFE NSW Information Sessions, 21-25 June 2021.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Wednesday 26 May 2021||6.00pm to 8.00pm||Hornsby Campus, Building G, Level 1, Room G1.09|
|Wednesday, 2, 9, 16, 23 June 2021||6.00pm to 8.00pm||Hornsby Campus, Building G, Level 1, Room G1.09|
|Thursday, 24 June 2021||11:00am to 1:00pm||Hornsby Campus, Building G, Level 1, Room G1.09|
This is a Full Time Blended course. You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 11.9 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 3.4 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, online research, assignment preparation, linkedin.com videos, reading books, attending support tutorials etc.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
Completion of Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology course or have equivalent.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Weekly Tutorial Support classes available to those who need additional help.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 9:30am to 12:30pm, Tuesday, Wednesday from 9:00am to 5:00pm, Friday from 9:00am to 4.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|BSBSUS401||Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices|
|BSBWHS304||Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes|
|ICTICT202||Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment|
|ICTICT301||Create user documentation|
|ICTICT302||Install and optimise operating system software|
|ICTSAS308||Run standard diagnostic tests|
|BSBEBU401||Review and maintain a website|
|BSBITU311||Use simple relational databases|
|ICTICT203||Operate application software packages|
|ICTICT304||Implement system software changes|
|ICTICT308||Use advanced features of computer applications|
|ICTICT409||Develop macros and templates for clients using standard products|
|ICTPRG301||Apply introductory programming techniques|
|ICTWEB201||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement|
|ICTWEB302||Build simple websites using commercial programs|
|ICTWEB303||Produce digital images for the web|
|ICTWEB431||Create and style simple markup language documents|
Technical support, network administration, web technologies, software applications and digital media technologies.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
205 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby
Phone 131 601
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