ICT30120 – Certificate III in Information Technology
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technical functions including, basic cloud computing, basic cyber awareness, digital media skills, generalist IT support services, networking, programming, systems and web development.
Individuals who work in these fields apply broad sets of skills, including foundational knowledge in critical thinking and customer service skills, to support a range of technologies, processes, procedures, policies, people and clients in a variety of work contexts.
Who can enrol
Target group for this program will be the international students over the age of 18, including mature aged clients who have the following ICT skills and knowledge demonstrated through education or work experience, such as:
- configure and use computer operating systems and basic computer hardware,
- work and communicate effectively using information and communications technology (ICT) systems, equipment and software
- operate word-processing and a spreadsheet application package
- use digital media technologies to support design brief requirements
Pathways from the qualification
Employment Pathways from the qualification
To attain this qualification, 12 units must be achieved, consisting of:
- 6 core units and
- 6 elective units of which:
Assessment will usually commence in the session following delivery. As this is a competency-based program, assessment continues throughout the program until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed. Students will be required to perform in a range of assessment tasks including and not limited to:
- Written Assignment
- Role Play
- Case study
Course Credit (CT / RPL)
Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning outcomes between matched qualifications.
The recognition of prior learning (RPL) pathway is appropriate for candidates who have previously attained skills and knowledge from outside the formal education and training system and which includes work and life experience.
Students may apply for RPL or Credit transfers for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency.
This Certificate 3 in IT course is perfectly match with my current job. From this course, I get lot of knowledge/ ideas to integrate in my work. Also, I have been able to learn many new things about new technologies. It is a good opportunity for people who want to learn about ICT.
Lastly, I would like to thank to NTCA for providing the wonderful opportunity.
Certificate 3 in IT course is Amazing! My trainer explained Tech in simple terms and made accessible- definitely made you think of using technology in a constructive and efficient manner. Session was well-balanced and interactive in terms of understanding the useful software and websites that can be incorporated in the classroom.