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Certificate I in Information, Digital Media, and Technology

Certificate I in Information, Digital Media, and Technology

Course Code: ICT10115
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The Certificate I in Information, Digital Media, and Technology provides the skills and knowledge that individuals require to perform digital literacy tasks at a foundation level using a personal computer, along with a range of software applications and digital devices.


Course Structure

This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainerdeveloped materials. Vendor training is recognised internationally as an industry benchmark for product specific training. Upskilled uses an online Learning Management System to manage the delivery and assessment of learning resources. The program is conducted over a 2 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led, distance, and online materials.

Vendor Courses Vendor Neutral Course Upskilled Courses

Microsoft Word Essentials

Microsoft PowerPoint Essentials

The Internet
Buying Online
Digital Devices
Workplace Communication
Productivity Tools
Writing a Great Resume
Computer Literacy for Windows
Digital Literacy - Computer



There are no entry requirements for this qualification.


Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Participants often come to the course with experience in one or more ICT competencies, vocationally acquired from a range of sources (both formal and otherwise). Upskilled acknowledges the validity of such experience and encourages candidates to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning where applicable. Upskilled's RPL Calculator is a guide to initial RPL standing, although participants are sometimes entitled to further RPL as enrolment progresses.



Participants are assessed via participation in various questionnaires, work scenarios, and some workplace projects.



Upskilled Information Technology courses include detailed learning materials, assessments, online trainer support and certification upon successful completion.


This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials andassessments. These resources are managed and provided through Upskilled’s Learning=Management System, *MyUpskilled.*Access to a Microsoft based Personal Computer and an internet connection is required to complete any Upskilled IT qualification that utilises Microsoft Academy Courses (listed above).

Unit Outline

Unit Outline

The online e-Learning course addresses the following units of competency from the National ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package. All competencies must be successfully completed to gain the Certificate I in Information, Digital Media, and Technology.

The program is broken into 4 logical clusters of training within the broad category of ICT systems: 1/ Core Infrastructure; 2/ Continuity & Security; 3/ Continuous Improvement; and 4/ Service Delivery & Governance

Core Units

Unit Code
Unit Descriptors
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
ICTICT104 Use digital devices

Elective Units

Unit Code
Unit Descriptors
ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
ICTICT107 Use personal productivity tools



Career Outcomes

Career Outcomes

This qualification provides foundation digital literacy skills to support a wide range of varying industry occupations.


Further Study

Pathways from this qualification include:

Certificate II in Information, Digital Media, and Technology


Course Fees and Payment Options

Pay By Weekly Installment (Interest Free) Pay By Monthly Installment (Interest Free) Pay Upfront
$50 per week with a $195 enrolment fee¹ $375 per month with a $445 enrolment fee² Pay upfront $1,750, saving $195 (10% discount)

¹Payments made over a period of 35 consecutive weeks, totalling $1,945
²Payments made over a period of 4 consecutive months, totalling $1,945


Government Funding and Incentives

At both state and federal level, the Government's commitment to upskilling the Australian workforce has resulted in a comprehensive framework of funding schemes and incentive opportunities. As a result, many Upskilled participants find that their courses are often heavily subsidized*.

*Eligibility for traineeships & User Choice will be determined by an Australian Apprenticeship Centre. Further information can be found at

Skills for All Fees (South Australian Residents only)

This course is FEE FREE under Skills for All in South Australia.  Eligibility criteria applies.


Centrelink Financial Support Services

This course is approved for Centrelink financial support services, including  Youth Allowance Austudy and  AbstudyClick here for more info.

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