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Certificate IV in Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB40720 | State ID: BFQ7

Provide excellent customer service in a library environment

In this Certificate IV course you will gain knowledge and skills in the delivery of library and related library technologies and processes. Your studies could lead to employment in a broad range of environments such as public, hospital, law, university or school libraries. Or you may find work in the information based organisations, such as a web-based database service.

Your lecturers in this course are library professionals, up-to-date with industry best practice and with strong connections with local library staff and organisations.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Library Assistant, Library Attendant and Library Clerk.

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Library and Information Services

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth One semester No No selection criteria

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

Certificate III in Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB30420 | State ID: BFS4

Connect with people, engage with information and promote literacy and the value of libraries in the community

Our Certificate III will give you the skills and knowledge to assist in the organisation and operation of systems for handling recorded material - ultimately helping clients gain access to information.

This course, based at our Perth campus located alongside the State Library of Western Australia, has a strong customer service focus, and provides learning opportunities through practical hands-on activitiesindustry visits and guest speakers. Your lecturers in this course are library professionals, up-to-date with industry best practice and with strong connections with local library staff and organisations.

This is an ever growing and changing sector and is a vital component across various industries.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Library Assistant, Library Attendant, Library Clerk and Library Officer

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Library and Information Services, Diploma of Library and Information Services

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth One semester No No selection criteria

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

Diploma of Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB50520 | State ID: BFS8

Gain advanced skills and knowledge for your career in library and information services

This course will give you the necessary skills and knowledge to work in public, academic and special libraries, such as health and law, or other information organisations. Our lecturers are library professionals, up-to-date with industry best practice and with strong connections with local library staff and organisations.

On successful completion of this course you will be able to apply to the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) for professional (Library Technician) membership – ALIATec.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Library Technician (in public, academic and special libraries), Gallery Technician and Museum Technician

Further Study Option(s)

University pathway arrangements may provide you with the opportunity for direct entry and advanced standing in the following university courses:

  • Charles Sturt University - Bachelor of Information Studies

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

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

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

Website Design and Software Development

Most businesses and organisations have an online presence. Upon completion of this qualification you’ll be able to be involved in both the design and technical development of a website, designing and constructing web pages and creating the look and feel of the site. Websites have become an essential part of any organisation looking to reach out to its target audience. Almost all businesses in every industry have an online presence. With your qualification you could find a career as an in-house designer or work in a design studio.

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Networking and Security

IT is constantly expanding and evolving and is one of the most important components is networking. Our courses will see you planning, installing and maintaining computer networks as well as building internet/intranet infrastructure.

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Multimedia and Games

Games development is a relatively new and dynamic growth industry that has developed out of a blending of creative and technical production. There is a strong focus on the design, development and programming of digital games. Learn how to produce an interactive game, write a story and content for digital games, and develop high level 3D modelling, rendering and interactivity skills.

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Library

Kick start your career as an innovative and dynamic worker in the library industry. You will learn skills in customer service, how to supervise and lead teams, develop technical expertise in original cataloguing and use the latest software to build and update websites.

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Information Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology courses cover skills and knowledge required to work with digital and communications devices or applications including computers and computer networks, hardware and software. Information technology training pathways can build general computing skills in a range of IT disciplines, including network administration and management, website design and development, mobile apps development, games design, 3D animations, and software development.

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