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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

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.

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Programming]

National ID: ICT50120 | State ID: AC08

To infinity and beyond - this course could give you the perfect pathway to a successful career in IT

Boost your career in software development and programming with the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Programming). It is the perfect course to help you achieve your aim. You'll gain the knowledge and skills to develop advanced apps using a variety of programming software and platforms such as Unity, Java, Python and C#

During your course, you will continue to increase your skill level you achieved by completing Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) Programming. You will use current industry standards and emerging technology as you conduct LiveWorks Projects with industry partners.

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as Assistant Software Developer

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

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

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

Certificate III in Information Technology [Cyber Security]

National ID: ICT30120 | State ID: AC12

Beat the hackers at their own game

If you love computers, and you aren't afraid of the challenges being presented by the dark web; this Certificate III course will get you on your way to building a career in the vitally important field of Cyber Security. North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a pathway to gain the practical skills that you need to be part of Australia's cyber defences.

In this nationally recognised Certificate III program you will learn the fundamentals of networking security and design in our Cisco accredited program; system configuration and hardening; and Microsoft server management and protection in a hands-on practical environment.

We also offer further training in this booming field so you can continue to add to your cyber security skills, and as North Metropolitan TAFE is an authorised Cisco Academy, and Microsoft Silver Partner; you will also be in line to achieve valuable Industry Cisco and Microsoft certification.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history

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

Certificate III in Information Technology [Web Development]

National ID: ICT30120 | State ID: AC15

Are you looking for a 21st Century Digital Media Career?

When you complete this qualification you will have the fundamentals of programming and web development with key subjects specialising in web design and business focused application development.

Pathways into our Certificate IV and Diploma level courses progress you into a career as a Web Developer, Mobile App Developer or an Applications Programmer.

North Metro TAFE is an authorised Cisco Academy, and Microsoft Imagine Academy; you can also gain valuable industry Cisco and Microsoft certifications. You will gain these certifications at no extra cost to you.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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

  • Help Desk Officer

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Programming]

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Programming]

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) One semester No No selection criteria
Perth One semester No No selection criteria

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

Certificate III in Information Technology [Network Administration]

National ID: ICT30120 | State ID: AC11

Ready to start your career in the fast growing ICT industry?

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to support information technology activities in the workplace across a range of ICT areas including technical support and network administration.

You will learn how to configure, secure and test system software for a small home office network or small to medium business network.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Networking]

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Programming]

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Midland

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth One semester No No selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) One semester No No selection criteria
Midland One semester No No selection criteria

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.

Certificate III in Information Technology

National ID: ICT30120 | State ID: BFF7

Gain a broad range of ICT skills

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 programmingnetworking and technical support.

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.

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 cyber securityprogrammingnetworking or web design.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as: ICT Customer Support | ICT Help Desk Officer | ICT Help Desk Technician | System Support Officer

Other job titles may include:

  • IT Technician
  • Customer Service Representative (ICT)
  • User Support Specialist 

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology [Networking], Certificate IV in Information Technology, [Programming], Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies, Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Midland

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Perth

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

Mandurah

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Murdoch

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Mandurah One semester No No selection criteria
Murdoch One semester No No selection criteria
Rockingham One semester No No selection criteria
Thornlie One semester No No selection criteria

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

Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

National ID: ICT30118 | State ID: BEH2

Looking to commence into an IT career?

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 Programming, Networking and Technical Support.

Gain these skills:

·hardware installation and maintenance

·supporting PC operating systems

·networking operating system installation and management

·Microsoft Office applications and documentation

·workplace health and safety

·ICT helpdesk skills 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology gives you the foundation skills to begin a career in ICT with further study at TAFE. You may follow a career pathway into the ICT industry in areas including Cyber Security, Programming, Networking or Web Design.

Job opportunities may include: ICT Customer Support | ICT Help Desk Officer | ICT Help Desk Technician | System Support Officer

 

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking, Certificate IV in Cyber Security, Certificate IV in Programming, Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies, Diploma of Information Technology

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

Esperance

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Six months No No selection criteria
Bunbury Six months No No selection criteria
Esperance Six 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

Diploma of Information Technology

National ID: ICT50118 | State ID: BEH1

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) using a wide range of general ICT technologies. You will learn skills to support computer systems, involving people, hardware, software and procedures in a networked environment. You will also learn skills that enable you to maintain and guide teams and manage projects.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany One semester 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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