ICT40120 CERT IV in Information Technology & Communications

Our ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) gives you a solid foundation of knowledge and highly valued skills that will prepare you for a variety of IT jobs. You’ll learn how to configure, secure, and test networks and servers, as well as help with systems administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

New sections have been added to the networking course that cover the crucial topic of cyber security, including incident response. This is quickly becoming a necessary ability for anyone working in the field of information and communications technology (ICT).

You’ll learn how to use Microsoft Windows Desktop Operating Systems, Microsoft Server Operating Systems, and Virtualization Platforms to create information systems and software.

The ICT40120 CERT IV in Information Technology and Communication can lead to a variety of job prospects, including the following:

  • Database development
  • Gaming development
  • Networking installation (including NBN fibre technology)
  • Web development
  • A.I. (intro + build basic natural languages)
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cyber Security – (Incident response only)
  • Digital media
  • Up to 25 specialisations

If you want to learn in-demand skills like networking and cyber security that can be used in a variety of jobs this certificate could be the ideal starting point.

Course Description

Our ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) gives you a solid foundation of knowledge and highly valued skills that will prepare you for a variety of IT jobs. You’ll learn how to configure, secure, and test networks and servers, as well as help with systems administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

New sections have been added to the networking course that cover the crucial topic of cyber security, including incident response. This is quickly becoming a necessary ability for anyone working in the field of information and communications technology (ICT).

You’ll learn how to use Microsoft Windows Desktop Operating Systems, Microsoft Server Operating Systems, and Virtualization Platforms to create information systems and software.

Entry Requirements

  • Year 12 Certificate OR Verifiable Certificate IV or higher
  • Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy

Duration

Fulltime 1 Year

Parttime 6 months

Students may need to complete some self-paced learning and assessment activities outside class time. This will be different for each course and will depend on a student’s level of skill and experience.

Employment Outcomes

The ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology qualification can lead to an array of career opportunities with job titles such as:

  • Technical officer
  • Software support technician
  • Computer Technician

Qualification Structure and Content

The following units of competency make up this qualification. To get the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology, you must complete all of the units of competencies.

The ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology is broken up into the following units:

ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management
ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
ICTNWK420 Install and configure virtual machines
ICTNWK422 Install and manage servers
ICTNWK427 Configure desktop environments
ICTNWK429 Install hardware to networks
ICTNWK424 Install and operate small enterprise branch networks
ICTTEN434 Install, configure and test internet protocol networks
ICTCYS405 Develop cyber security incident response plans
ICTCYS406 Respond to cyber security incidents
ICTCYS404 Run vulnerability assessments for an organisation
ICTNWK428 Create scripts for networking
ICTICT428 Select cloud storage solutions
ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques
ICTNWK423 Manage network and data integrity
ICTNWK421 Install, configure and test network security

 

Customisation

YRT recognises that training should be tailored to each client’s specific business goals. As a result, YRT can tailor the optional units of competency to the cohort’s unique industry needs. The length of time it takes to complete the qualification may differ as a result of customization.

Delivery Locations

All full YRT full qualifications can be delivered in the following locations:

  • YRT NSW HQ – Banksmeadow
  • YRT WA
  • YRT Vic
  • YRT Queensland
  • Your Workplace
  • Connected delivery (online) for eligible qualifications
  • YRT arranged external venue

Delivery Structure

Face-to-Face workshops conducted in classroom or via remote connected delivery. Plus self-paced learning with access to YRT advance LMS.

Assessments

Assessment component of this course includes the satisfactory completion of:

  • Sessions’ activities
  • Presentations
  • Underpinning knowledge questions
  • Project evidence (from workplace or simulated via case studies)

Assessment is conducted at the session to which the training has been conducted allowing the participant to carry out tasks directly related to the unit of competency studied and the supervisor to adequately observe the student in depth during this time period.

Resource Requirements

Learners are provided with the following:

  • Learner Guides
  • Assessments workbook
  • Access to LMS

Exit Point/Award

Students that successfully complete all 8 modules as stated in the course structure will be issued with a Diploma for ICT40120 Certificate IV information Technology by Yalagan Registered Training.

This qualification is recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Fee for Service Information

Enrolment Fee

TBC

Total Course Fee

$TBC

Fees are not levied for credit transfer applications or transition for superseded qualifications.

YRT reserves the right for potential fees to change during the course of study and will provide advice to students in advance.

Instalments

Fees may be paid in 3 equal instalments

All overdue fees are to be paid before a statement of attainment / certificate is issued.

Potential for YRT to get part and fully funded training programs – please enquire

Prerequisites

Duration

1 Year

Cost

TBC