This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technologies and to support small to medium enterprises (SMEs) that require broader rather than more specialised ICT support.

Persons working at this apply a wide range of knowledge and skills in basic networking, ICT support, database development, programming and web development support; working safely and ethically in a sustainable work environment.

Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities may include: Computer technician, Customer support, Customer support professional, Information systems operator, PC support, Systems support, User support technician, Network operations technician

Learning Periods
Total Duration: 52 Weeks

This is a competency based course and assessment is undertaken. The assessments may be in a one-on- one environment, or through the completion of set tasks/projects for submission. It is also based on completion of assignments, practical tests and/or examinations for each subject. We work with you and assist you to demonstrate your competency.

Aim of Course

After achieving ICT40115 Certificate IV in Information Technology, students have a number of pathway options: Diploma of Information Technology, BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business, BSB50215 Diploma of Business, or other Diploma level qualifications

There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency. International students must be over eighteen years old and provide evidence to demonstrate both academic and English language entry requirements as follows:
Academic Requirements: Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent and/or above
English Language Requirements: as follows: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Students who have completed units of study from nationally recognised courses can apply for Credit Transfer. Those who have existing knowledge from practical experience can apply for RPL. To check eligibility, please discuss with Australian Careers College prior to enrolment.