ICT20115

Certificate II in Information, Digital Media & Technology

Course Name Certificate II in Information, Digital Media & Technology
Course Code ICT20115
Location/s
Hamilton
Study Mode Part time/Full time
Course Length 12 months Part time/6 months Full time
Nominal Hours Max. 540

Course Description

This entry-level qualification provides the foundation skills and knowledge to use information and communications technology (ICT) in any industry. Enrol today in Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology. It is a nationally recognised qualification that can lead to a range of entry-level information technology roles in multiple industries. Our trainers will help you gain the skills and knowledge to:

  • Use computer operating systems and hardware
  • Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • Operate application software packages
  • Operate a digital media technology package
  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
  • Participate and contribute to a sustainable and safe work environment

You will also learn how to install software applications, detect spam and destructive software and protect devices, as well as how to integrate commercial computing packages.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.

Entry Requirements

Those entering this program must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in their proposed teaching and assessing area. Vocational competency is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience, and may include, but is not limited to, holding a relevant unit of competency or qualification. Individuals seeking to enrol in this course will be required to complete a pre-training review to establish student’s aptitude to the industry and qualification. As part of the pre–training review students will complete a language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessment against ACSF requirements.

Qualification Duration & Delivery Mode

The qualification duration is approximately 12 months, which includes 6 hours per week of face-to-face delivery and approximately 2 hours per week for study and completion of assessment tasks.

Employment Pathways

  • IT trainee
  • database assistant
  • data entry operator

Further Study Pathways

After successful completion of this qualification, students may undertake a Certificate III and Certificate IV level courses from the ICT Training Package or Business Services Training Package.

Assessment

Assessment may include methods such as observation, written assessment tasks, work and class related projects and presentations. Full details are provided at the commencement of training.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Participants may be able to access Recognition of Prior Learning for informal and on-job learning or life experience. Recognition of Prior Learning may result in credit toward the program.

Refer to SGAE’s Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer Policy.

Credit Transfer

Statements of Attainment and qualifications issued by any other Registered Training Organisation will be recognised based on the currency of the learner. Refer to SGAE’s Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer Policy.

Resources

Candidates will be provided with:

  • Training and Assessment schedule
  • Training folder and course notes
  • USB of resources and assessment templates
  • Activity information
  • Access to up to date Computers including Internet access for research
  • Additional handouts
  • Student support
  • Qualified and experienced trainers and assessors

Packaging Rules

SGAE delivers ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology over 6 months. The units vary each year. The units below are delivered in current programs:

  • Total number of units = 13
  • 8 core units plus 5 elective units

Core Units

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
ICTICT201 Use computer operating systems and hardware
ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
ICTICT203 Operate application software packages
ICTICT204 Operate a digital media technology package
ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement

Elective Units

Unit Code Unit Name
ICTSAS205 Maintain ICT system integrity
ICTSAS206 Detect and protect from spam and destructive software
ICTSAS207 Protect and secure information assets
ICTSAS202 Apply problem-solving techniques to routine ICT Malfunction
SITXCOM001 Source and present information
ICTICT210 Operate data base applications
ICTICT206 Install software applications

Fees

Concession Tuition Fee
(Subject to eligibility. Proof of concession required)
$163.80 ($0.39 per nom. hour)
Government Subsidised Tuition Fee
(If eligible for funding)
$819 ($1.95 per nom. hour)
Government Contribution to Training $2,730 ($6.50 per hour)
Full Tuition Fee
(If not eligible for Govt. subsidy)
$3,549
Materials Fee
(All participants to pay)
$275
Administration Fee
(Non-refundable)
$45

Concession Fee — Students that are eligible for a Government Subsidised Fee structure using acceptable Concession Card

Subsidised Fee – Students that are eligible for a Government Subsidised Fee structure (no HCC & no Cert II or higher)

Standard Fee – Students who are not eligible for either of the above forms of concession

Under 20 years of age as of 1st January 2019 – Funding eligibility conditions apply. Contact us for more information.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Pre-training Review

Conducted for all prospective candidates to determine if:

  • The candidate has the appropriate foundation skills requirements to enter this qualification, and
  • The candidate holds vocational competency and currency in the proposed area which they intend to train and assess.

The review provides essential information about the learner, their industry and current workplace roles. This information allows SGAE to individualise training for the learner and contextualise for the industry ensuring appropriate delivery for success supported by diverse learner resources to give relevance to the unit/s within this qualification.

Enrolments, Fees & Refunds

All enrolments must be confirmed by payment of fees. Payment plans may also be available. Cancellation fees may apply. Please refer to our Fees & Refund Policy.

For more information about this course, visit training.gov.au

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