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Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security

National ID: 22445VIC | State ID: BCZ09

Join the ranks of cyber professionals, get ready for a ‘job of the future’

Malicious cyber activity is growing worldwide, driving a dramatic increase in demand for cyber security solutions. Over the next decade the Australian cyber security industry is forecast to almost triple in size.

Be the one of the first in WA to study a para professional qualification designed to deliver job-ready skills leading to specialisation as a cyber security expert. Graduates will have the knowledge and skills that will equip them to provide a comprehensive set of technical services beyond networking such as:- performing a security risk assessment for an organisation- implementing best practice for identity management- evaluating an organisation’s compliance with relevant cyber security standards, laws and codes of practice- evaluating and implementing security protection devices and software- managing a cyber security environment- assessing and securing cloud services- performing digital forensic investigations on workstations and mobile devices.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

On successful completion of the Advanced Diploma of cyber Security, you may wish to undertake further study in one of the following university pathways:

  • Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security) at Edith Cowan University
  • Other tertiary level Bachelor courses

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

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

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

Diploma of Electronics And Communications Engineering

National ID: UEE50511 | State ID: A160

Are you ready to join the ranks of electronics professionals?

Advance your career in electronics and communications with the Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering.  With this technical qualification, you will gain specialised knowledge and extensive skills across the electrical engineering field to progress towards a career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician.

Gain these skills:

  • assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices
  • fault-find power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems
  • write and test programs to control devices
  • commission and modify electronic systems
  • develop design briefs
  • supervise a team
  • workplace health and safety and sustainability practices

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Further Study Option(s)

Become a specialist in your field with university study

This course has a university study pathway as at 28 October 2019.

Curtin University – Bachelor of Science (Multidisciplinary Science) – 100 Credits

Curtin University – Bachelor of Science (Computing) – 50 Credits

The information about university credit points and tuition costs provides a general guide only. To check the current credit arrangements and to find more information about how credits work at the listed university of your choice, visit TAFE International WA’s University Pathway Finder.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

 Thornlie

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
 Thornlie  Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history

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 Information Technology

National ID: ICT40118 | State ID: BEH4

Launch yourself into the world of IT 

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology, you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of information technology fields. You will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as ICT systems support or a network support technician. 

Gain these skills:

·hardware systems

·server installation

·virtualisation 

·desktop management 

·small business networking

·cyber security

Dual qualification: this course is offered as a dual qualification with ICT41015 Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology, which saves time, effort and money. Ask for details on how two awards may be achieved in the one semester. 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Job opportunities may include Network Support Technician, ICT Systems Support and Website Coordinator.

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

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
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.

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 Cyber Security

National ID: 22334VIC | State ID: BCY61

Become the next generation cyber expert!

Delve into the world of cyber security and become a trusted professional in a fast-growing industry. In a world where cyber-attacks are constantly on the rise, there has never been a better time to gain in-demand skills that can set you up for a lucrative career in cyber security.

Gain skills in:

·cyber security concepts

·authentication and encryption

·network scripting

·professional ethics

·security data analysis

A capstone project applies in the last term to consolidate the skills gained and applied to an industry scenario.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
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.

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 Electronics And Communications

National ID: UEE40711 | State ID: A137

Amp up your career in electronics and telecommunications

When you complete the Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications you'll be well on your way to a career as an electronic technician.

You will gain the practical skills and knowledge to assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices. You will develop your skills to fault-find power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems. You will write and test programs to control external devices, and utilise workplace health and safety and sustainability practices.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Job titles may include Electronic Trades Worker, Radio Communications Technician, Communications Technician, Electronics Equipment Technician, Electronics and Communications Technician.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Midland

  • No duration set
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Midland No duration set No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • One year
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie One year 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 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:

Further study opportunities:

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 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

Murdoch

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Mandurah

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

Albany

Bunbury

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Six months Yes Academic achievement and work history
Bunbury 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

Certificate II in Integrated Technologies (Pre-Vocational) (Robotics Control Systems)

National ID: 22527VIC | State ID: AB91

Transform your career with robotics

Robots are taking over many routine tasks across numerous industries, particularly in the mining and engineering sectors, so now is the time to embrace this era of automation by learning robotics.

This course will provide introductory robotics skills to prepare you for a career as a network, electronics or robotics technician.

Gain these skills:

  • use 3D printing to create products
  • install and test embedded controls systems
  • build a network to establish end-to-end connectivity.
  • learn safe work practices in an integrated technology environment
  • configure and program a basic robotic system by installing, setup and test embedded controls system

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history

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 II in Information, Digital Media And Technology

National ID: ICT20115 | State ID: AVZ2

Begin your IT career pathway and enhance your employability skills!

When you complete the Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology you will have made a start towards a career in information technology, or be ready for employment using a range of technologies.

Gain these skills:

  • Word processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Databases and email 
  • Work with digital images
  • Install software
  • Collaborate using social media
  • Gain workplace health and safety knowledge 

Higher level studies are strongly recommended.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Job opportunities may include: General clerk, Office assistant, and Officesupport worker.

Further StudyOption(s)

Certificate II in Information, Digital MediaandTechnology

Course overview

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

Albany

Bunbury

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Six months Yes Academic achievement and work history
Bunbury 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