Course Code: ICT40115

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.

Pluralsight

  • Studying online
  • Payment Option
  • Nationally Recognised
  • Rolling Start Dates
  • Access to lynda.com
  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 20 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

Start when you're ready

  • Description

    Course Structure

    This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainer developed 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 12 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials.

    Vendor Courses Vendor Neutral Courses Upskilled Courses
    • MCSA: Windows 10 – Pass Installing and Configuring Windows 10 exam; and Configuring Windows Devices exam
    • MTA: IT Infrastructure – Pass Networking Fundamentals exam
    • MTA: IT Infrastructure – Pass Windows Server Administration Fundamentals exam
    • MTA: IT Infrastructure – Pass Security Fundamentals exam
    • MTA: Developer – Pass HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals exam
    • MCSA: Windows Server 2012 – Pass Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam; and Administering Windows Server 2012 exam; and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam
    • Writing Research Papers
    • Setting up a Small Office Network
    • Windows Server 2012: File System and Storage
    • Introduction to Virtualisation
    • Ethics in Leadership 
    • Introduction to Copyright
    • Introduction to HTML, CSS and Javascript
    • Web Servers
    • Introduction to Business Analysis
    • Researching
    • Intro Computer Servers and Networks
    • Privacy
    • Ethics in IT
    • Copyright 
    • Business Needs Analysis
    • Translate Business Needs
    • Enterprise Strategic Direction
    • Writing Technical Documentation

    Pathways into the qualification

    OR

    • With demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using a range of information technologies

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

    Participants often come 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.

    Assessment

    Assessment is summative and formative with set assignments, project work and questionnaires.

    Inclusions

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

    IT students also have access to the Lynda.com and Pluralsight.com online training libraries. These provide a comprehensive online video training library delivered by those in the industry. The content is accessible 24/7 so you can study and further your skills whenever it suits you.  

    Resources

    This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials and assessments. These resources are managed and provided through Upskilled’s Learning Management System, MyUpskilled. Access to a Personal Computer and an internet connection is required to complete any Upskilled IT qualification.

  • 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 attain the certificate. 

    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 Description
    BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes
    BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
    ICTICT401 Determine and confirm client business requirements
    ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

    Electives

    Unit Code Unit Description
    ICTNWK401 Install and manage a server
    ICTNWK402 Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
    ICTNWK410 Install hardware to a network
    ICTNWK411 Deploy software to networked computers
    ICTNWK412 Create network documentation
    ICTICT404 Use online learning tools
    ICTICT405 Develop detailed technical design
    ICTICT408 Create technical documentation
    ICTICT413 Relate to clients on a business level
    ICTSAS410 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
    ICTWEB420 Write content for web pages
    ICTWEB414 Design simple web page layouts
    ICTWEB429 Create a markup language document to specification
    ICTWEB403 Transfer content to a website using commercial packages
    ICTWEB405 Monitor traffic and compile website traffic reports
  • Career Outcomes

    This qualification suits individuals who require a wide range of knowledge and skills across basic networking, IT support, database development, programming, and web development support, and working safely and ethically in a sustainable work environment. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

    • Computer Technician
    • Customer Support
    • Information Systems Operator
    • PC Support
    • Systems Administrator
    • Systems Support
    • Technical Support
    • User Support Technician
    • Network Operations Technician

    Vendor Certification

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

    • MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
    • MTA: Networking Fundamentals
    • MTA: Security Fundamentals
    • MTA: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals
    • MCSA: Windows 10
    • MCSA: Windows Server 2012 Web and Application Platform ITIL Foundations

    All recommended learning materials for these certifications are provided in this Upskilled Certificate. 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:

    ICA50111 Diploma of Information Technology or a range of other diploma qualifications

    * Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change.

  • Price and Payment Options

    Option 1 – Save 15%

    Save 15% ($580) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $3,270

    Option 2 - 24 Month Interest-free payment plan

    No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $38 a week! Total course cost: $3,850

    zipMoney

    Upskilled has teamed up with zipMoney to offer you flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly interest free payment plans, allowing you start studying now without the financial burden! Applications for Zip Money literally only take a few minutes! Find out more about ZipMoney.

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    Option 3 - Smart and Skilled for NSW Residents

    This Upskilled qualification is approved under Smart and Skilled and may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the NSW Skills List. For more information on Smart and Skilled click here. 

    If you're a NSW resident, why not find out now if you're eligible for a Smart and Skilled subsidy?  

    This qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government. This course is delivered by Nationally Registered Training Organisation, Upskilled Pty Ltd, RTO 40374

    Option 4 - Skilled Capital for ACT Residents

    This Upskilled qualification is approved under the Skilled Capital program and may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the ACT Skills List. For more information on Skilled Capital click here

    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

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    04/12/2017 Enquire Now

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