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Certificate IV in Cyber Security

National ID: 22334VIC | State ID: BCY61

Be equipped to tackle the network security challenges faced by Australian businesses, services and industry with this specialised course in cyber security

Cyber attacks on Australian networks are an ever-increasing threat to individuals, businesses and national security and there is currently a skills shortage in this very specialised sector of the IT industry. You'll gain insights into mitigation techniques that are key to tackling potential cyber attacks faced by modern industry by completing North Metropolitan TAFE's Certificate IV in Cyber Security.

Gain skills in:

  • cyber security concepts
  • authentication and encryption
  • network scripting
  • professional ethics 
  • security data analysis

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Website Security Officer | Network Security Officer | Information Systems Security Officer | Cyber Security Intrusion Tester | Network Security Support Officer | Computer Technical Support Security | Security Customer Support Officer | 
Audit Collection Officer | Incident Response Team Member |

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Two semesters No No selection criteria
Rockingham Two semesters No No selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate IV in Integrated Technologies (Robotics Control Systems)

National ID: 22519VIC | State ID: AB84

Integrated technology is the coming together of various technologies that were previously stand alone, into new and innovative integrated applications.

The impact of the application of integrated technologies is being increasingly felt within a range of industry areas such as mining, engineering, electrical, electronic, information technology and manufacturing industries. The technology used by these industries range from traditional electronics, hardware platform, networking automation, fibre internet connectivity.
Technicians who work in Industry 4.0 sectors are required to be skilled in multiple disciplines.

To be able to competently repair and maintain equipment you will need knowledge and skills in the following areas:

Networking – Including both wireless and cabled networks that incorporates the principles of cyber security

Data Collection and Predictive Analysis.

Electronics – You may be required to repair and fault-find sensitive electric equipment

Electrical – You will need to be able to understand the electrical concepts incorporating safety and licensing issues

Mechatronics – You'll have to have an understanding of the equipment that is used in the automatic processing and manufacture of products

Auto control - Repair and maintenance of automatic control systems whether they are physical devices on site or control provided by online via the industrial internet of things will also be a required skill

Robotics – You will need to be able to program and repair robotic equipment

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Service Technician, Installation Technician, Technician responsible for monitoring performance of equipment, and Technician engaged in repair of equipment and restoration of operations after failure.

Further Study Option(s)

Further study, including at university, in electrotechnology or engineering.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

National ID: ICT30118 | State ID: BEH2

 This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work successfully in the IT workplace using a wide range of general information and communications technology functions to achieve self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user. You will be working with a range of software applications and web-based technologies. This qualification provides you with a pathway to study and employment as either a software developer or a web developer.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

ICT Customer Support | ICT Help Desk Officer | ICT Help Desk Technician | System Support Officer

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology, or a range of other Certificate IV qualifications.

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Busselton

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Esperance

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Busselton Six months No No selection criteria
Esperance Six months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate IV in Information Technology

National ID: ICT40118 | State ID: BEH4

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technologies and practices in different organisational contexts.

Persons working at this level apply a wide range of knowledge and skills in basic networking, ICT support, testing, systems analysis and design, database development, programming and web development support.

Students who complete a Certificate IV in Information Technology can expect to find employment in technical positions and in small-to-medium businesses that have either general or specific IT requirements.  For example, hardware builds and repairs, software design, web development.

The Certificate IV in Information Technology will also provide a solid foundation for continued study in the Information Technology field, particularly at Diploma or university level. 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Network Support Technician, ICT Systems Support and Website Coordinator.

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Information Technology

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

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