ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology


CRICOS Course Code: 103300J  (Superseded qualification. Currently not enrolling)     |     SYDNEY CAMPUS

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

Term 1 and Term 3. Minimum number of 15 students required to run the program.

Mode of Delivery
Face to face
Full time – 9 months
Contact Hours
Full time - 20 hours/ week
Part time available (Australian students only)
It is recommended that individuals should:
  • Be 18 years or older; and
  • Have completed Australian Year 10 or its equivalent with suitable English language skills.
  • International Students are also required to have an English ability at the IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.

  • Guaranteed direct entry into IIBT Diploma course(s)
  • Guaranteed entry into 1st year of under-graduate course in IIBT Partner Universities (direct entry pathway option: Certificate IV in IT+ Academic English IV)*
  • Workplace
* International students are required to meet separate English entry requirements under this pathway
  • Computer technician
  • IT customer support
  • PC support
  • systems administrator
  • technical support
  • network operations technician
Contact us for more information.