Course Code: ICT10115

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.

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  • Nationally Recognised
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  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 6 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

Start when you're ready

  • Description

    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
    • MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2013 
    • MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013
    • Computer Literacy for Windows
    • Digital Literacy - Computer
    • The Internet
    • Buying Online
    • Digital Devices
    • Workplace Communication
    • Productivity Tools
    • Writing a Great Resume


    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

    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

    Unit Code
    Unit Name
    ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
    ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
    ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
    ICTICT104 Use digital devices
    ICTICT107 Use personal productivity tools
    ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
  • Career Outcomes

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

    Microsoft Certification Mapping

    This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:

    MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2013
    MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013

    All recommended learning materials for these certifications are provided in this Upskilled Diploma, Microsoft Learning also recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product along with studying these materials.

    Further Study

    Pathways from this qualification include:

    Certificate II in Information, Digital Media, and Technology

    * Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change as these are managed by external organisations to Upskilled.

  • Payment

    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

    Centrelink Financial Support Services

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

  • Upcoming Courses

    Date Delivery Method  
    01/10/2015 Enquire Now
    02/11/2015 Enquire Now
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