Information, Digital Media and Technology (Cyber Security) Certificate III

Delivery and Cost Details

This course is designed to introduce students enthusiastic and passionate about IT to network administration. The course covers IT hardware, operating systems and the fundamentals of network administration within the context of cyber security

Note: This is a partial completion of the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology and does not carry scored assessment.

Note: details below are subject to change

This course is new for 2020. At the time of publication, next year’s VETiS materials charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $179 for first year students will be required to be paid on course counselling day. Once materials fees are known, parents will either be reimbursed if overcharged or invoiced for outstanding fees.

Proposed timetable - offered at Berwick, Dandenong and Frankston on Wednesdays from 8.30am-12.30pm.

Possible Career/Further Study Pathways

Possible employment outcomes include ICT technician or Network support officer.

Also provides a pathway to Certificate IV in Cyber Security, Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking/Certificate IV in Information Technology Support or Certificate IV in Information Technology.

Work Placement Requirements

80 hours recommended but not mandatory

Special comments about the program

This is a two year program.

Year 10 Maths and English required

Equipment/PPE: USB stick – 4 GB or larger.

For VCE students, this program does not have a study score, but does count as a ¾ sequence and students are eligible for an ATAR increment (10% of the lowest study score of the primary four studies)