Information Technology Certificate IV ICT40120

LEARN ADVANCED INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SKILLS AND STAY UP TO DATE

The Certificate IV in Information Technology will provide you with the all-round technical skills you will need for a career in the areas of IT support and troubleshooting. With a wide range of subjects covered, you will be rewarded with a well-rounded IT qualification.

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offered under the Certificate IV in Information Technology

Please note that subjects and specific units of competency on offer will vary and may change during your enrolment

Elective subjects may apply and will be determined during the induction process

Specialist Electives Can Be Added at the Halfway Mark As Required

  • ICT Service Desk Operations

    Review the skills and knowledge required to apply the principles of service management when supporting and resolving Information and Communications Technology (ICT) service / help desk cases. This involves the skills to use help desk software as well as access information from multiple information systems. In addition identify the opportunities to improve service / help desk systems and procedures and make recommendations for improved support policies.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTICT446 Apply ICT service management principles
    • ICTSAS433 Update ICT client support procedures and assist with policy development
    • ICTWOR306 Resolve technical enquiries using multiple information systems
  • Implement Data and IP Protection Strategies

    Data protection and cyber-security are integral factors in today’s business success. This subject addresses core units of competency and will deliver training in Intellectual Property, ethics, privacy and how to safeguard data a world where cyber-security risks are a constant threat to your organisation. This subject looks at the foundation knowledge about these key topics and requires students to show they can undertake research to stay up to date with current cyber security threats such as malware. To complete this subject the student must be active in identifying and actioning 3 cyber security threats.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management
    • ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
    • BSBXCS302 Identify and report online security threats
    • ICTSAS214 Protect devices from spam and destructive software
  • ICT Problem Resolution Techniques

    Solving complex ICT problems is part of an IT technicians daily role. This subject addresses the need for critical thinking and team problem solving techniques required to identify and resolve ICT issues. It also covers the skills to provide ICT advice and support to users, including the communication of comprehensive technical information. Basic troubleshooting of common ICT problems, using collaborative tools and a virtual Lab, is included in this practical subject.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
    • ICTICT443 Work collaboratively using ICT technologies
    • ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
    • ICTSAS442 Provide first-level remote help desk support
  • Mid Course Survey

    • Unit(s):
    • MID-SURVEY Mid Course Survey
  • Evaluate Cloud and Emerging Technology

    The Cloud offers amazing opportunities, but only if you choose the right services for your organisation. This forward-thinking Subject will help you learn to review and evaluate the range of Cloud options, deployment models, implementation factors and their impact on your organisation. Finally, you will learn to prepare and deliver your findings to the key decision makers within your business.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
    • ICTCLD301 Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and services
    • ICTICT310 Identify and use industry specific technologies
    • ICTICT428 Select cloud storage solutions
  • Programming with Javascript

    Learn to create simple applications through introductory programming techniques with Javascript. This Subject covers applying language syntax, control structures to create code, using programming standards, testing and debugging.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques
  • Local Device System Administration

    Basic system administration functions and the importance of protecting data are the two main issues covered in this subject. Activities include implementing components of systems backup and restoring files from backups. In addition, there are activities on virus scanning and confirming licensing for a stand-alone device. Content explores the legal requirements to protect personally identifiable data and information. A virtual practical lab is used as a key assessment tool.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTSAS304 Provide basic system administration
    • BSBXCS303 Securely manage personally identifiable information and workplace information
    • ICTSAS215 Protect and secure information assets
  • Professional Development in ICT

    The ICT industry is always surging forward with new technology and new best practices. Ensuring your skills remain current and relevant is a requirement for everyone in this dynamic industry. This Subject will help you plan, conduct and achieve the skills you’ll need for a career in IT.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTICT431 Use online tools for learning
    • BSBWOR404 Develop work priorities

Course Fees

Quality Education at a Fair Price

$

1,980

* - $

5,000



Course Duration

24 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate IV in Information Technology course.

Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.

Entry Requirements

for the Certificate IV in Information Technology

  • Work Placement
    To achieve best practical application of this course it is required that you be in a workplace environment where you can practice some of the skills learnt.
  • Literacy Skills
    Reading Skills
    You must be able to:
    Read basic texts relevant to workplace requirements (ie policies and procedures)
    Read and evaluate information and ideas to extract meaning relevant to the topic
    Use different reading comprehension strategies as needed (ie identifying, questioning, previewing)

    As a guide - you should have completed Year 10 schooling, or have proven workplace reading skills.

    Writing Skills
    You must be able to:
    Write clear sequenced instructions for using routine/everyday activities
    Draft short emails and letters to convey required information
    Complete a range of forms requiring routine and factual data

    As a guide - you must have completed Year 12 schooling, or have proven workplace written communication skills.
  • Language Skills (Spoken English)
    You must be able to:
    Demonstrate language use appropriate to different circumstances
    Make enquiries or seek clarification as needed to perform tasks
    Explain routine procedures and give clear sequenced instructions to others

    As a basic guide - you must have sufficient English speaking skills to be able to communicate with your Student Adviser over the phone.
  • Numeracy Skills
    You must be able to:
    Interpret, comprehend and use a range of everyday mathematical information in familiar and routine contexts

    As a basic guide - you must have completed Year 12 schooling, or have a working knowledge of basic mathematical functions.
  • Digital Literacy Skills
    You must be able to:
    Open and use a computer application (such as your Web Browser)
    Navigate a website by following instructions and follow website "links"
    Type and edit text eg for short answer assessment questions 
    Select the appropriate answers in a multiple choice list (select the correct option(s))
    Download, save, edit and upload documents or files
    Write, edit, send, receive and save emails
    Open and use a word processing application (such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs)
    Open and use a spreadsheet program (such as Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets) depending on electives chosen
  • Computer and Internet Requirements
    You must have:
    Highspeed internet connect
    Access to a Desktop Computer or Laptop; some course work may be completed via mobile devices
    Internet access with Internet Explorer 8+, Chrome or Firefox
    Microsoft Office 2010 Word (or higher)
    Access to a Current Windows 10 Operating System
    Access to a desktop computer that can be physically dismantled (eg removal of hard drive and other components) and reassembled depending on subject choices
    Access to router, switches if required
    Possess Administrator rights for installation of software on a local computer

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