ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology


CRICOS Course Code: 103300J  

The IIBT Certificate IV in Information Technology develops the fundamental skills required for entry to the IT industry or progressing into a university degree in IT/Computing area. Students will learn and apply a wide range of knowledge and skills in basic networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development support.

Skills you will be developing:

  • Troubleshooting and running diagnostic tests
  • Providing solutions to hardware or software faults
  • Selecting, installing and using computer software
  • Hardware products based on analysis of technical needs
  • Producing documents
  • Liaising with clients
  • Consulting with end users to determine requirement sign-off
Course Structure
    • 7 Core Units BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
    • 13 Elective Units ICTWEB432 Design website layouts ICTWEB433 Confirm accessibility of websites ICTWEB450 Evaluate and select a web hosting service ICTWEB452 Create a markup language document ICTWEB449 Confirm website access and use ability ICTSAS428 Hand over ICT system components to clients ICTSAS436 Evaluate ICT system status ICTSAS438 Implement maintenance procedures ICTSAS443 Support operating system users and troubleshoot applications ICTICT441 Provide one-to-one instruction ICTICT448 Prepare electronic portfolios of work ICTPRG442 Apply mathematical techniques for software development ICTICT430 Apply software development methodologies
Intake Dates
  • International Students – January, April, July, and October
  • VETDSS/ VET in School - Term 1 and Term 3. Minimum number of 15 students required to run the program
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Online (under COVID-19 restrictions)
International Student: Full time – 52 weeks (include term breaks)
Domestic Student: Full time – 42 weeks (include term breaks)

Contact Hours
Full time - 20 hours/ week
It is recommended that individuals should:
  • Be 18 years or older; and
  • Have completed Year 11 (Except VETDSS students) or its equivalent with suitable English language skills.
  • International students are also required to have an English ability at the IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.
  • Direct entry into IIBT Diploma course(s)
  • Direct entry into 1st year of undergraduate course(s)* in Australian universities (student must meet a minimum standard in English)
  • Workplace
*Not available for all the courses. Refer to university admission requirements (Pathway to undergraduate via VET courses) for more details.  

Our partner universities:  
  • Computer technician
  • IT customer support
  • PC support
  • Systems administrator
  • Technical support
  • Network operations technician
  • International Students: $6,000/Year + Materials Fee: $50/term
  • Australian Students (VETDSS): $2,500
  • Application Fee: $250