This course equips students to kickstart a career in IT. In a friendly and supportive environment, you’ll gain basic practical skills and essential knowledge to use Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in any industry. This nationally accredited entry-level qualification will prepare you for roles such as Desktop Support, Junior Operations Support, or Service Desk Analyst.
Who is it For?
This course is available to all students under the Smart and Skilled initiative of NSW State Training. To be eligible, you need to:
- Be aged 15 or older
- Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder
- Live or work in NSW
- Have left school and have no previous qualifications at Certificate IV or higher
Given the technical nature of this course, we recommend students have language, literacy and numeracy skills at a minimum of Year 10 level or equivalent to Certificate II level.
How it Works
This course is delivered full time over 14-28 weeks. You’ll learn through a flexible blend of face-to-face and distance learning, so you can fit your study around other commitments. You will need to complete 14 units of competency, including 7 core units and 7 elective units.
Units cover topics such as operating application software packages, using social media and detecting malware.
Your Next Step
To apply for this course or to find out more:
Call MTC Australia on 1300 981 901 or fill out the online enquiry form.
You can take all the above information with you to Centrelink or your employment consultant by downloading and printing the course factsheet below.