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Certificate IV in Information Technology [Systems Administration Support]

National ID: ICT40120 | State ID: AC18

Plan an IT career with high employability prospects

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology (System Administration Support) you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of growing information technology fields.

You will be an attractive applicant for in-demand roles such as ICT systems administration and support, helpdesk technician, maintenance engineer and network administration.

Gain these skills:

  • Hardware and software support, and performance issues
  • Installing and managing local and cloud servers
  • Systems support, administration and security
  • ICT helpdesk service policies and procedures
  • Networking security and vulnerability management
  • All SM TAFE certificate IV IT qualifications include core skills of programming, ethics and privacy, cyber risk management, critical thinking, new technology research, teamwork and client support.

Specialist facilities on-campus

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) at Murdoch provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

ICT administration and support | Helpdesk technician | Maintenance engineer | Network administration

Further Study Option(s)

On completion of this course you will have four units of credit towards ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology (Cloud Engineering) or ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology (Cloud Architecture).

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

Rockingham

Thornlie

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Rockingham Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Thornlie Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Gaming Development]

National ID: ICT40120 | State ID: AC17

Launch into a future-proof IT career

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology (Gaming Development) you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of growing gaming development, virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR, 360) fields. Opportunities exist to engage in real life projects using industry standard software, skills, and knowledge.

You will be an attractive applicant for roles growing in demand such as 3D modelling and animation, interactive media design and production, and user interface design.

Gain these skills:

  • 3D modelling
  • Immersive technologies
  • Coding for games
  • 3D animation
  • Simple artificial intelligence
  • Interactive media design
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Industry standard game design software and hardware
  • All SM TAFE certificate IV IT qualifications include core skills of programming ethics and privacy, cyber risk management, critical thinking, new technology research, teamwork and client support.

Full-time attendance is equivalent to three days a week.

Specialist facilities on-campus

Our Simulated Games Development Studio at the Thornlie campus provides a training environment designed to emulate professional industry working conditions and provide access to current industry-standard hardware and software. The simulated studio also provides students with opportunities to collaborate with other digital media students to create engaging interactive applications for a range of industries and platforms.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Game developer | 3D modelling artist | Animator | Interactive media designer

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate IV in Information Technology

National ID: ICT40120 | State ID: BFF9

Launch yourself into a future-proof IT career

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of growing information technology fields. You will be an attractive applicant for in-demand roles such as ICT systems support, web and database support, cloud administrator and big data analyst.

Gain these skills:

  • Cloud services
  • Big data capture and analysis
  • Database creation
  • Web development
  • Networking and hardware
  • All SM TAFE certificate IV IT qualifications include core skills of programming, ethics and privacy, cyber risk management, critical thinking, new technology research, teamwork and client support.

Specialist facilities on-campus

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) at Murdoch provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as Systems support person | Website and database administrator | Cloud administrator | Data analyst

Further Study Option(s)

On completion of this course you will have four units of credit towards ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology, significantly decreasing the overall diploma tuition fees with just one additional semester of study after this course. Completion of the diploma allows you to join the growing areas of cloud architecture and cloud engineering.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Mandurah

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Two semesters No No selection criteria
Mandurah Two semesters No No selection criteria
Rockingham Two semesters No No selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Networking]

National ID: ICT40120 | State ID: AC10

Study in a strong IT employability pathway

If you have chosen Networking as your area of expertise in the field of IT, then this Certificate IV qualification provides you with a great foundation.  
You will gain the practical skills to install and configure small to medium size modern networks - including exposure to virtual machineswireless technologiescloud storage, infrastructure devicesnetwork security, deployment resources to desktops and user support.

Gain these skills:

  • Apply computing and networking protocols and technologies
  • Building and troubleshooting networking technologies
  • Providing ICT customer service on a service desk
  • Building ICT services on premise and in the Cloud and in wired and wireless networks
  • Creating solutions for small and large businesses using gear from vendors such as Cisco, Ubiquiti, Windows and Linux, Amazon Web services, Microsoft Azure and Office365
  • Core skills of programming, ethics and privacy, cyber risk management, critical thinking, new technology research, teamwork and client support.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as:

Network Administrator | Network Specialist | Network Support | IT Specialist Help Desk | Technology Engineer | Network Technician

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Networking]

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

Rockingham

Thornlie

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Rockingham Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Thornlie Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Programming]

National ID: ICT40120 | State ID: AC07

Program your IT career!

Study this course and you will gain skills in basic and intermediate programming by using at least two different programming languages.

Programming is a crucial part of IT and is constantly innovating and evolving.  Completing our Certificate IV in Programming will open the door into this in-demand industry.

The experience you will gain in C#, Java, JavaScript, SQL, and ASP will give you the competitive edge to advance your career and further study options. You'll delve into websites, scripting and database design as well as be exposed to advanced programming skills for mobile applications and games development.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as:

  • Assistant Programmer (in a team of software developers)
  • Support Programmer (to senior programmers or systems analysts)
  • Analyst
  • Programmer
  • IT Admin

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Programming]

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters No No selection criteria
Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Two semesters No No selection criteria
Rockingham Two semesters No No selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy

National ID: HLT43015 | State ID: AB92

Allied health assistants work with a range of clients to improve quality of life.

With the growing need for specialised care, after completing this course which has a physiotherapy specialisation, you could find a role as a physiotherapy assistant (PTA) or you could be employed as an allied health assistant (AHA), supporting rehabilitation and therapy programs under the guidance of a qualified physiotherapist. You may find employment in both public and private health settings such as hospitals and community rehabilitation, aged care facilities, private practices and not for profit organisations.

You will learn how to work with children, adults and older people with a range of physical disabilities, all done with the knowledge of safe work practices, legal and ethical considerations and current industry standards.

You will gain the required knowledge and skills through classroom discussions, simulation activities and workplace learning. Then you will undertake six weeks of full-time placement which North Metropolitan TAFE organises for you via our range of industry partners. Online learning makes up a small part of the course delivery but you will also have access to online resources to reinforce classroom learning.

You will have access to a team of allied health professionals who are able to share their experiences and support your learning throughout the course.

Some students have gone on to study allied health degrees at university after this course has ignited their passion.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as, Therapy Assistant. Other job titles may include: • Physiotherapy Assistant • Allied Health Assistant

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies

National ID: ICT40815 | State ID: AVZ6

Become a digital guru!

Garner your creativity and step towards a leading digital media career with the Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies.

Gain these skills:

·create digital visual effects

·work with digital images

·create interactive media

·engage in digital content creation

·design for interactive websites

·develop projects using 2D and 3D animation technologies

·develop eLearning design skills

You will acquire valuable experience in supporting projects, fulfilling client expectations, working in a digital media environment and with workplace health and safety.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain employment as a Designer, Digital Media Specialist, Graphic/Media Designer, Interaction Media Developer, Media/Instructional Designer, Multimedia Author, Multimedia Designer, Multimedia Developer or Web Designer.

When you complete the Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies, you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as digital media designer, digital media producer, digital content producer, interactive media designer, online digital producer and digital/social media coordinator. 

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games, Diploma of Digital Media Technologies

Course overview

View this course on Central Regional Tafe's website

Geraldton

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Geraldton Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Rockingham

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Rockingham One semester No No selection criteria
Thornlie One semester No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Margaret River

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Margaret River 12 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate IV in Sport Development

National ID: SIS40419 | State ID: BEU6

Get a head start in the sporting industry

This Certificate IV in Sport Development will give you the skills to get ahead and take advantage of the varied opportunities in the sporting industry in Australia. You'll cover topics such as; teamwork and leadership; planning and delivering sport and recreation programsusing sport technology; event management; risk management; exercise science; managing volunteers and working with stakeholders. You'll be equipped to fulfil your clients' sporting objectives and work effectively within a sporting organisation.

During the course of your studies you'll have access to the live works gym facility at our Northbridge campus and have the opportunity to gain learning support to improve study, literacy or numeracy skills.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this course will help you prepare for the following roles in a variety of sporting organisations or agencies:

·Development officer

·Coordinator for Programs & Competitions

·Volunteer coordinator

·Events coordinator

·Talent Development Coordinator

·Administrator within sport clubs or organisations

Further Study Option(s)

Continue further studies in a Diploma Course or apply for entry into a Bachelor degree at University

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Leederville

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Leederville Six months No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • 9 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 9 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate IV in Residential Building Drafting

National ID: 52757WA | State ID: YN65

This course will expose you to drafting residential buildings within the building and construction industry. You will develop the knowledge and skills you will need to draft single residential scale buildings, both single and double storey. The skills you gain are practical and hands on and as part of the course you will be required to design and document a residential project with an industry mentor. This practical experience will prove valuable in gaining employment and beginning your career in this industry.

This building design and construction qualifications provide you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.
By the end of the course you will be able to:

·Create working drawings for residential projects

·Create design concept drawings for residential projects

·Understand construction technology and materials

·Use 3D software (ArchiCAD)

·Learn principles of passive solar design, environmental design

·Rules and regulations for council approval

·Understand building sustainability for Australian conditions

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

On successful completion of the Certificate IV in Residential Drafting learners will be able to work as a residential draftsperson.

On successful completion of the Certificate IVyou will be able to work as an Architectural Draftsperson.

Further StudyOption(s)

Diploma of BuildingDesign

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Four semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

National ID: BSB41419 | State ID: BER2

This qualification is suitable for people working in a work health and safety (WHS) role who may or may not work under supervision. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others. The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of contexts and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an occupational health and safety coordinator / officer.

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Work, Health and Safety

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Bunbury

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Collie

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Six months No No selection criteria
Bunbury Six months No No selection criteria
Collie Three semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

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