Information and Digital Technology

Certificate III in Information Technology will provide you with knowledge and skills across information systems providing a bridge to higher level qualifications or entry level skills to kick start your career in IT.

Is this course right for me?

This course prepares you to work in a range of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) roles including animation, basic cloud computing, basic cyber awareness, digital media skills, generalist IT support services, networking, programming, systems and web development.

You will learn how to apply broad sets of technical ICT skills as well as develop 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.

Credential available Course code / name ATAR eligible Mandatory placement hours SBAT available Specialisation required for full qualification
Full certificate ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology Yes 70 hours Yes Yes

Where can this course take me?

Potential job roles include:

  • web developer
  • programmer
  • database administrator
  • cloud architect/engineer

This course can lead to further study, such as:

  • ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology
  • ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

Subjects that support this career path

  • Mathematics or Mathematics Standard 1
  • Information Processes and Technology
  • Software Design and Development
  • Engineering Studies
  • Industrial Technology: Multimedia
  • Design and Technology


For more information contact your VET Coordinator or Careers Adviser.

Disclaimer: Qualification information is subject to change


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