Certificate III in Information Technology

ABOUT THE COURSE

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in;

  • General information technology (IT) functions
  • To achieve self-sufficiency as an advanced IT user. Persons working at this level will support information technology activities in workplace across a wide range of IT areas, including technical support, network administration & software applications.

Entry Requirements:

Minimum Grade 10

Registration & Duration:

Registration is open all year round. This course is a 6 months course which include lectures, practicals, job training and industry visits. There are several batches that commence at different times during the first 6 months of the year.

Course Fee:

K4 200 Plus K150 Registration Fee

Further Studies/ Pathway:

  • Bachelor in Information Technology –offered in Partnership with Southern Cross University.
  • Bachelor in Information Technology offered by IBSU.

DIFFERENT STAGES & UNITS

This course has 12 units selected to meet workplace outcomes, local industry requirements and those of this qualification.

STAGE

UNITS

1

CIT150101

Participate in OHS communication and processes in the IT environment

CIT150102

Work and communicate effectively in an IT environment

CIT150103

Operate application software packages

2

CIT150204

Run standard diagnostic tests

CIT150205

Create user documentation

CIT150206

Connect internet Hardware Components

3

CIT150307

Install and optimize operating system software

CIT150308

Determine and action network problem

CIT150309

Install, configure & secure a small home office network

4

CIT150410

Provide network system administration

CIT150411

Administer network peripherals

CIT150412

Install & Manage network protocols