Are you interested in the IT field but lack experience? The ICT30120 - Certificate III in Information Technology (Release 3) is a qualification that can help you develop the foundational skills needed to start an exciting career in the IT industry, either as a data entry operator or systems administrator.
By learning broad concepts and useful transferable skills, this course can have you ready for a career change with the right skillset needed to transition into a tech career you love.
What you'll learn
The course is structured to cover a broad range of ICT concepts, giving you the chance to explore different subject areas to help you decide where to specialise in. From the online course work, you'll learn how to:
- Develop critical thinking skills
- Work effectively in a team
- Manage the security of personal and sensitive information
- Provide ICT advice to clients
- Troubleshoot ICT problems
- Basics of python programming
- Install and optimise Operating systems.
- Build a basic web page
- Basics of cloud computing.
- Develop images for websites
Get VMware* certified!
Students who enrol into this qualification receive access to official VMware content.
Upskilled offers the VMware Digital Workspace: Core Technical Skills course as an additional learning content, providing operational knowledge around VMware Digital Workspace products and solutions, and preparing you for the VMware Certified Technical Associate - Digital Workspace 2021 (VCTA-DW) certification.
As the leading virtualisation platform in the world, VMware certifications are highly valued for those who are interested in enhancing their career as a VMware IT professional.
In addition, Upskilled students who complete this course will receive a discount voucher for 70% off their certification exam.
*Please note that the VMware inclusion of this course is non-accredited and does not classify as Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) or falls under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).
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Work in a simulated workplace
In order to feel "work-ready" in the ICT industry, Upskilled ensures that you're working on real world scenarios.
By offering a simulated workplace, you'll get the chance to work on tasks that are commonly done in an ICT work environment. You'll have access to the simulated workplace via our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled. The aim of working in the simulated workplace is to set a context to the assessment tasks you would be required to complete.
By choosing Upskilled, you will have access to additional resources that can help with your studies. These aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
Video content access to:
Access to Pluralsight is provided as you progress throughout the course and may not be available or relevant in every unit.
VMware Digital Workspace: Core Technical Skills course inclusion
Students enrolled in the ICT30120 - Certificate III in Information Technology will be automatically enrolled into the VMware short course once they commence the Upskilled unit: “ICTICT302 Install and optimise operating system software”. Once enrolled students have access for 3 months to complete the modules.
VMware Digital Workspace: Core Technical Skills students will also receive a certification exam discount code for 70% off their exam. Students who successfully complete the course will also receive a digital credential from VMware.
Learn more about the VMware short course details here.
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be then be assigned to assess your elibigility for RPL and/or CT.
This course contains research-based assessments. In these you will be answering questions that require your own thoughts and input from the concepts covered. You'll also work on scenario-based projects and have the opportunity to build your own portfolio containing digital assets (photography, audio, video, text), which can be used when applying for jobs.
The VMware Certification exam is a proctored exam which is booked through Pearson VUE, and is separate to this qualification.
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