This course teaches competence in general IT, including basic networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development support.

Six months (full time)


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Certificate 4 in Information Technology

This course provides students with the skills and knowledge to be competent in general IT. Individuals working at this level will possess a wide range of skills in basic networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development support. They will also understand how to work safely and ethically in a sustainable environment.


  • Face-to-face lectures
  • Practical classes
  • Job training
  • Industry visits

Continuing students with an IBS Certificate III in Information Technology are awarded three (3) units advance standing, as well as a discount on their course fees.

This course is comprised of 12 units, each designed to build your capabilities in the areas mentioned above. The structure is aligned with workplace outcomes and local industry requirements.

Stage 1

CIT030101  Participate effectively in OHS communication and consultation processes

CIT030102  Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment

CIT040103  Determine and confirm client business requirements

CIT040104  Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

Stage 2

CIT030205  Run standard diagnostic tests

CIT040206  Apply advanced introductory  programming skills in another language

CIT040207  Customize content management system

CIT040208  Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT

Stage 3

CIT040309  Develop data driven applications

CIT040310  Locate and troubleshoot ICT equipment, system and software faults

CIT040311  Build a small wireless local area network

CIT040312  Install and manage a server

Stage 4

CIT040413  Monitor physical database implementation

CIT040414  Install, configure and test network security

CIT040415  Design a website to meet technical requirement

CIT040416  Deploy software to networked computers

Course Duration:   6 Months (full time)

Entry Requirements:   Grade 12 or Grade 10 with IBS Certificate 3 in Information Technology


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