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Every industry in the world relies heavily on IT, so a career in this field is bursting with exciting, diverse and highly paid employment opportunities all around the world. Students can specialise in cyber security, website development, programming, network administration and security, animation and games design, mobile apps development and library services. 

 
North Metropolitan TAFE is an authorised Microsoft Imagine Academy.

North Metropolitan TAFE is an authorised Cisco Academy.

RH_Academy_OneColor_CMYK.jpgNorth Metropolitan TAFE is a Red Hat Learning Academy.
The agreement allows us to use the resources from Red Hat, an established Industry Vendor, to teach targeted Linux OS platform content in our Certificate IV & Diploma of Networking pathways.

Netapp_logo-100x100.pngNorth Metropolitan TAFE partners with the NetApp Academic Alliances program to provide intuitive, industry-leading education for students of all ages. Through the program, our students are able to learn new architectures, technologies, and skills needed to protect and manage data.
VMW_09Q3_LGO_VMwareITAcademy_230x40.pngOur agreement with VMware IT Academy enables our lecturers to deliver authorised VMware courses in a variety of settings allowing our students to jump-start their career and VMware knowledge.

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National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
SC-ENW-V1351 Cisco CCNA1 Intro to Networks
Short course On campus
East Perth
ccna, ccna3, ccna2, network, ict, cisco, CISCO, network, networking, LINUX, IT, routing, switched networks

Gain the fundamentals of networking in a customised, small group, Cisco lab environment

This course introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the internet and other computer networks. You'll have small class sizes with instructor led delivery from start to finish. You'll gain skills to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks.

Whether you are trying to gain an entry level position in a network engineering role or improve your employability skills, this course can help you on your way to certification.

This course is an introduction course and a basic understanding of computers and Linux is desirable.

You can find more information with our flyer.

UEE20511 A103 Computer Assembly and Repair
Certificate II On campus
East Perth
Midland
TAFEADM, A103, uee20511, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, electrotechnology, q000000, q000009, DC circuit theory, assembly, installation, repair and re-assembly of electronic and computer equipment, Hand soldering, component placement, Computer Assembler, Computer Servicer

Are you looking for career in electronics?

North Metropolitan TAFE is offering a dual qualification in Electronics and Computer Assembly and Repair. You can gain the Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair and the Certificate II in Electronics qualifications in just six months, opening doors to many different fields of further study and/or employment.

In this course you will develop the ability to select components and assemble computers to customer specifications. You will also learn how to carry out routine hardware repairs (generally by replacement) of known faulty components.

Successful completion of this dual qualification could lead to an apprenticeship or employment as a technician’s trade assistant in a wide variety of electronic fields such as computer assembly and servicing, refrigeration and air conditioning, telecommunications, and security and fire alarms. Many employers regard basic training in electrical/electronic theory as a pre-requisite to employment.

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Keen to get started? We will be offering the dual qualification at our East Perth campus starting in Term 4. This fast track program will run three days per week for 10 weeks.

It will provide an entry point for the electronics, robotic, and electrical industries. It will also prepare you for possible further study in Semester 1 2021, in courses such as the Certificate IV in Robotics, or the Certificate IV Electronics and Communications.

You will need to have some math ability, particularly in relation to Ohms Law, and be motivated to finish the course in a short time.

Many of the subjects in this fast track program will cover off subjects in a Certificate II Electrotechnology (Career Start).

Gain these skills
  • Basic DC circuit theory
  • Practical skills for the assembly, installation, repair and re-assembly of electronic and computer equipment
  • A custom blend of DC circuit theory and mathematical skills
  • Electronic component identification and handling procedures
  • Hand soldering, component placement and mounting onto a printed wiring board
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Good communication skills
  • A logical approach to problem solving
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • An interest in electronics and computers
22334VIC BCY61 Cyber Security
Half price
Certificate IV On campus
Online
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
L000000, L000003, security, network, L000005, TAFEADM, cyber, BCY61, server based security, CyberSecurity, security perimeter, CISCO, Microsoft Imagine Academy, Python fundamentals, Cloud Service Deployment, virtualisation, hack, hacker, attack, 22334VIC, risk, cyber security attack, breaches, Computer Technical Support Security, Security Customer Support, Information Security, Audit Collection Officer, Incident Response Team Member, Security Systems Help Desk Support, website Network Security Officer

lfls-logo-100x40.png This qualification is part of the Lower fees, local skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.

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

Our Certificate IV in Cyber Security is a technician level qualification that will provide you with the knowledge and a comprehensive set of technical skills that will mean you are job ready and highly employable.

Gain these skills
  • Monitor the risk of cyber security attack
  • Implement appropriate software
  • Use a range of tools and procedures to mitigate cyber security threats
  • Protect an organisation from insider security breaches
  • Develop systems to minimise network vulnerabilities and risks
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Able to apply analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
Online delivery of this course - starting Term 4 2020

This course is ideal for IT staff who want to up skill into a Cyber Security role or for the newly passionate cyber enthusiasts. New candidates with a limited background in IT should consider the on campus delivery for the Certificate IV in Cyber Security, or the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (Cyber Security).

Course duration - 2 Semesters (4 Terms)

Start date - 5 October 2020

Times - Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00pm to 9:00pm 
Delivery days and times may vary across Terms. On campus attendance will be required for orientation and assessments.

Resources - Students must have access to a PC with the following specifications – I5 CPU, 16Gb RAM, 500GB hard-disk storage and good internet access, as the majority of subject sessions are delivered online. Students also require an external hard-drive with at least 250GB of space to use for the orientation sessions in the classroom during the first 2 weeks and for any final assessments requiring students to attend the campus.

Estimated total cost per stage Please note cost may differ depending on a type of concession held.

 Stage 1Stage 2Stage 3Stage 4
Full fee$324.00$421.40$264.40$421.40
Concession$96.00$170.60$127.60$170.60

 

22445VIC BCZ09 Cyber Security
Advanced Diploma On campus
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Cyber, security, penetration testing, analytics, anomaly, detection, threats, real time, contextual, behavioral, scalable, seamlessly, empower, orchestrated, actionable, workflow, deep, discovery, prioritization,

Get qualified to work in this booming industry 

The Australian Government's Cyber Security Strategy states that Australia, along with many other nations is facing a skills shortage in the field of cyber security and these skills are essential in our connected technology-enabled world. Current predictions estimate that we will see a world wide deficit of 1.5 million information security professionals by 2020 while employment prospects for cyber security and related jobs in Australia will grow by 21% over the next 5 years according to Labour Market employment projections.

Both state and federal  governments have made a commitment to ensure Australians have the opportunity to equip themselves with cyber security skills and North Metropolitan TAFE is a premier Cyber Security training provider at the paraprofessional level.

As a cyber security graduate, you could be a member of a team of security practitioners on the front line protecting the integrity of your company’s security perimeter and IT network. As an integral team member, you will work to develop and maintain the company’s cyber security policies and overall defence strategy, and to rigorously test and work to protect the company’s information assets

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification must contact the area or apply instead for the Certificate IV in CyberSecurity due to pre-requisit skills/knowledge requirements.

Gain these skills
  • Monitor the risks of cyber security attacks
  • Prepare and implement appropriate risk management plans
  • Prepare and implement appropriate mitigation solutions
  • Use a range of tools and procedures to identify and block cyber security threats
  • Protect an organisation from insider security breaches
  • Develop and implement risk mitigation solutions for cloud systems
  • Implement privacy and compliance policies in accordance with Australian Cyber Law
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Able to apply analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
EAC01 Cyber Security - Python Application Scripting for Beginners Skill Set
Online
Skill set Online
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
security, network, cyber, BCY61, server based security, CyberSecurity, security perimeter, Python fundamentals, scripting, apps, app development, virtualisation, hack, hacker, attack, risk, cyber security attack, breaches, Computer Technical Support Security, Security Customer Support, Information Security, Audit Collection Officer,

Learn to use Python for creating programs and automating processes

This course is for anyone who is newly unemployed or looking at exploring a career in cyber security; or IT employees in the networking field who want to upskill or start their journey in cyber security scripting language.

You will gain skills in using a scripting language to construct software solutions and learn simple programming techniques used in cyber security.

Upon completion of this skill set you can continue your studies in the Certificate IV in Cyber Security or the Certificate IV in Programming.

Gain these skills
  • Writing scripts and automating processes for software applications
  • An understanding of programming principles using a widely recognised langauge used primarily in CyberSecurity field

 

SC-JTE-V1424 CyberSecurity Awareness for Beginners
Short course Online
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Cyber, security, home, office, novices, beginner, introduction, awareness, secure your IT assets, professional development, social engineering practices, Certificate of Participation

Gain an understanding of basic cyber security principles that you can apply at home or the office

This course is aimed at novices and will give you an introduction into cyber security awareness. You'll gain a quick understanding of the broad principles and terminology required to secure your IT assets at home or in a small business.

This course is also suitable for professional development to ensure employees have a basic understanding of cyber awareness, so they do not become victims to social engineering practices.

On completion of a short quiz, to ensure you understand the content, you will receive a Certificate of Participation.

EAB92 Design Website Interfaces for Maximum User Experience Skill Set
Online
Skill set Online
Perth
UI, UX, ISP, ethics in IT, human interface, IT business systems

Gain an understanding of User Experience (UX), User Interface (UI), web hosting and Copyright and Ethics of the IT industry

On completion of this webiste you'll have the UX and UI knowledge and skills to plan and design a website.

You'll gain the following skills:

  • Determine client business system requirements and verify the accuracy of the information gathered
  • Design a website to specifications, within a particular technical and human interface environment (UI and UX)
  • Determine a client’s current and future internet service providers (ISPs) needs
  • Maintain professional and ethical conduct, as well as to ensure that personal information of stakeholders is handled in a confidential and professional manner when dealing with stakeholders in an ICT environment
ICT40418 BEH0 Information Technology Networking
Half price
Certificate IV On campus
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Midland
AWG1, ICT40415, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000003, network, tech, ICT, TAFEADM, IT, ICT, networking, network, BEH0, ICT40418,systems, systems analyst, technician, helpdesk,

Networking is one of the fastest growing areas of IT

If you have chosen Networking as your area of expertise, then the Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking is a great starting point.  This course will teach you the practical skills to install and configure small to medium size modern networks - including exposure to virtual machines, wireless technologies, cloud storage, infrastructure devices, network security, deployment resources to desktops and user support.

East Perth and Joondalup campuses have dedicated Training Networks and are registered as both Cisco Academy and Redhat Academy providers. Joondalup also offers Microsoft Imagine Academy as part of your studies

Gain these skills
  • Install and build networks using Microsoft, Linux and Cisco IOS operating systems and services
  • Monitor and maintain these systems
  • Implement the security features of these operating systems
  • Configure routers and switches
  • Build on effective communication, documentation and general business skills
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Able to apply analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
ICT50418 BEH6 Information Technology Networking
Diploma On campus
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
awd7, ict50415, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000003, TAFEADM, nteowrk, networking, system infrastructure, Cisco, Microsoft, CCNA, CSA, Cloud Storage Architecture, NCSA, NetApp, server, network archictecture, ICT, encryption, WAN, IP, security perimeter, storage area network

Gain advanced skills in networking and join this lucrative sector of the IT industry

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology Networking you will have all the skills needed to be successful in this in-demand industry. This course includes Cisco devices, Microsoft Server operating system, Linux operating system and VMware. All current industry standards are covered and you'll gain real-world experience conducting help-desk support as part of your studies on our dedicated training network.

East Perth and Joondalup campuses have dedicated Training Networks and are registered as both Cisco Academy and Redhat Academy providers. Joondalup also offers Microsoft Imagine Academy as part of your studies.

Gain these skills
  • Manage complex networks
  • Configure virtual computing environments
  • Apply advanced switching and routing skills
  • Implement active directories
  • Administer Microsoft 365 and Azure systems
  • Manage data/cloud storage systems
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Good communication skills
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • A high level of patience
  • An interest in electronics and computers

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

 

 

 

ICT30118 BEH2 Information, Digital Media and Technology
Certificate III On campus
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Midland
Perth
awb0, awbo, ict30115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000004, Website Design and Software Development, L000003, L000002, TAFEADM, L000005

Gain a broad range of ICT skills that reflect current industry trends and practices

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to support information technology activities in the workplace across a range of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) areas, including Programming, Networking and Technical Support.

Gain these skills

The core units covered in this course will provide you with the following skills:

  • Work safely and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • Implement and monitor various operating systems
  • Run standard diagnostic tests
  • Implement sustainable work practices
  • Create user documentation


At North Metropolitan TAFE you will have the opportunity to focus on the ICT field of most interest to you with the different electives offered at the three campuses where we deliver this course.

Perth campus electives
  • Create programming applications
  • Build and design websites
  • Use Social Media tools
  • Use industry standard Microsoft Office software
Joondalup campus electives
  • Create programming applications
  • Install, configure and secure networks and peripherals
  • Network systems administration
  • Install, support and troubleshoot operating systems and software
  • Use industry standard Microsoft Office software
Midland campus electives
  • Install, configure and secure networks and peripherals
  • Network systems administration
  • Build and design websites
  • Install, support and troubleshoot operating systems and software

 

This Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology gives you the  foundation skills to begin a career in ICT with further study at North Metropolitan TAFE. You may follow a career pathway into the ICT industry in areas including CyberSecurity, Programming, Networking or Web Design.

ICT30118 AB72 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Cyber Security)
Certificate III On campus
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
ICT30118, AB72, cyber, cyber security, hacker, hack, dark web, cyber defence, IT security, network security, security perimeter, Cyber Security Strategy,

Beat the hackers at their own game

If you love computers, and you aren't afraid of the challenges being presented by the dark web; this Certificate III course will get you on your way to building a career in the vitally important field of Cyber Security. North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a pathway to gain the practical skills that you need to be part of Australia's cyber defences.

In this nationally recognised Certificate III program you will learn the fundamentals of networking security and design in our Cisco accredited program; system configuration and hardening; and Microsoft server management and protection in a hands-on practical environment.

NMT also offers further training in this booming field so you can continue to add to your cyber security skills, and as North Metropolitan TAFE is an authorised Cisco Academy, and Microsoft Silver Partner; you will also be in line to achieve valuable Industry Cisco and Microsoft certification.

Gain these skills
  • Monitor and administer security of an ICT system
  • Manage network and data integrity
  • Install, configure and test network security
  • Provide ICT advice to clients
  • Evaluate characteristics for cloud computing solutions and services
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Analytical and strong problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong customer focus and desire to assist others
  • Methodical, disciplined and technically minded

 

ICT30118 AB73 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Network Administration)
Certificate III On campus
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
aa64, ICT30115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000003, network, TAFEADM

Ready to start your career in the fast growing ICT industry?

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to support information technology activities in the workplace across a range of ICT areas including technical support and network administration.

You will learn how to configure, secure and test system software for a small home office network or small to medium business network.

At our Joondalup campus we also offer you the opportunity to gain a dual qualification during your study. You can complete this qualification and ICT30118 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (Web Technologies), talk to staff when you enrol.

Benefits of the dual qualification include:

  • Broadening your employment opportunities within the IT sector
  • Furthering your skills to qualify you for a range of higher level qualifications
  • Only need to enrol in one extra  cluster of units to do the combined course
Gain these skills
  • Learn Networking Technologies that will support you in your learning of Cisco, Microsoft & RedHat products at CIV
  • Disassemble and reassemble desktop PCs from their components and learn basic hardware maintenance.
  • Advanced settings and features of the client side Windows Operating Systems using Virtual Machines.
  • Programming C# gives you a head start in network scripting or more advanced programming languages from the Certificate IV levels.
  • Create professional workplace documents using Microsoft Office 2016; Word (word processor), Excel (spreadsheet) and Access (database)
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Strong client focus and a desire to assist others
  • Methodical, disciplined and technically minded
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills
ICT30118 AB79 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Web Technologies)
Certificate III On campus
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Perth
TAFEADM, aa65, ict30115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000004, Website Design and Software Development, network, Microsoft, server, cisco, L000002, website, web, hosting, layouts, dynamic website, protocols,

Are you looking for a 21st Century Digital Media Career?

When you complete this qualification you will have the fundamentals of programming and web development with key subjects specialising in web design and business focused application development.

Pathways into our Certificate IV and Diploma level courses progress you into a career as a Web Developer, Mobile App Developer or an Applications Programmer.

North Metro TAFE is an authorised Cisco Academy, and Microsoft Imagine Academy; you can also gain valuable industry Cisco and Microsoft certifications. You will gain these certifications at no extra cost to you

In addition at our Joondalup campus we offer you the opportunity to gain a dual qualification during your study. You can complete this qualification and the ICT30118 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (Network Administration), talk to staff when you enrol.

Benefits of the dual qualification include:

  • Broadening your employment opportunities within the IT sector
  • Furthering your skills to qualify you for a range of higher level qualifications
  • Only need to enrol in one extra  cluster of units to do the combined course

    Please note
    Joondalup delivers in both Semester 1 & Semester 2.
    Northbridge only delivers in Semester 2.

    Gain these skills
    • OS installation and diagnostics
    • Programming in an industry current programming language
    • Website development using Adobe products
    • Microsoft Office suite
    Is this course right for me?

    I have the following attributes:

    • Strong client focus and a desire to assist others
    • Methodical, disciplined and technically minded
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Good communication skills
    AE142 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set
    Skill sets
    Skill set On campus
    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
    Perth
    security, network, cyber, server based security, CyberSecurity, security perimeter, CISCO, Microsoft Imagine Academy, Python fundamentals, Cloud Service Deployment, virtualisation, hack, hacker, attack, risk, cyber security attack, breaches, Computer Technical Support Security, Security Customer Support, Information Security, Audit Collection Officer, Incident Response Team Member, Security Systems Help Desk Support, website Network Security Officer

    Cyber security is a key jobs growth area, so this is a great place to start

    Introduction to cyber security, sounds cool, right? That's because it is. COVID-19 has changed the way we live and work, with so many things now being done online, which has led to the need for skilled workers to protect our online safety and security.

    The Introduction to Cyber Security skill set covers critical skills and knowledge to get you job ready and give your career a good kickstart. You'll learn about professional and ethical conduct in an ICT workplace, how to manage personal and sensitive data and information in a confidential and professional manner, recognising and identifying cybersecurity needs in an organisation, how to undertake security fundamentals in relation to personal and networked computers.

    Lower Fees, Local Skills half-price course pathways
    AE154 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set (Fee Free)
    Free
    Skill sets
    Skill set On campus
    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
    Perth
    security, network, cyber, server based security, CyberSecurity, security perimeter, CISCO, Microsoft Imagine Academy, Python fundamentals, Cloud Service Deployment, virtualisation, hack, hacker, attack, risk, cyber security attack, breaches, Computer Technical Support Security, Security Customer Support, Information Security, Audit Collection Officer, Incident Response Team Member, Security Systems Help Desk Support, website Network Security Officer

    Cyber security is a key jobs growth area, so this is a great place to start

    Introduction to cyber security, sounds cool, right? That's because it is. COVID-19 has changed the way we live and work, with so many things now being done online, which has led to the need for skilled workers to protect our online safety and security.

    The Introduction to Cyber Security skill set covers critical skills and knowledge to get you job ready and give your career a good kickstart. You'll learn about professional and ethical conduct in an ICT workplace, how to manage personal and sensitive data and information in a confidential and professional manner, recognising and identifying cybersecurity needs in an organisation, how to undertake security fundamentals in relation to personal and networked computers.

    Further study in Lower Fees, Local Skills half-price courses

     

      SC-PLB-V1423 Library Digital Technologies Skills
      Online
      Short course Online
      Perth
      library, libraries, learning resources, centres, information and communications technology, (ICT), multimedia equipment, services, library assistant, officer, customer service officer

      Gain the skills required to work in WA libraries

      This course has been developed in consultation with WA libraries and covers the skills and knowledge required to record and prioritise client support activities, determine required resources, and solve client information and communications technology (ICT) problems.  You will also learn to use a range of multimedia equipment and library programs.

      The course lecturer, Colleen Harris, has 30 years professional experience and over 15 years of experience training students enrolled in Library and Information Services award courses at North Metropolitan TAFE. She has also provided training to government professionals.

      Gain these skills
      • Support customers via successful communication techniques for handling diverse enquires
      • Understand various operating systems and interfaces
      • Essential software and hardware troubleshooting
      • Issue logging, organising maintenance, sustainability, security, privacy and related OH&S issues
      • Use multimedia programs and digital media collections, such as Microsoft Office, Blogs, Kanopy, OverDrive, BorrowBox, RBdigital, Story Box Library, Busy Things, ClickView, and government online services (ie myGov)
      • Maintain multimedia, and correct minor operational faults, and reviewing the use of multimedia in libraries
      Is this course right for me?

      I have the following attributes:

      • Sound English language skills
      • Computer literacy

       

      SC-PLB-V1393 Library Essential Skills
      Online
      Short course Online
      Perth
      library,database, IT, digital learning, catalogue, catalog,

      A comprehensive foundation

      This course will introduce you to the essentials of working in a library. You'll gain skills in communication and customer service, searching databases, as well as basic IT troubleshooting and staging public activities and events. There is a combination of online and face-to-face delivery.

      Our course lecturer has over 30 years industry experience across a broad range of organisations.

      Gain these skills
      • Communication and customer service - identify needs and priorities of customers, communicate with the customer and respond to customer feedback and complaints.
      • Database and search engine searching - review a range of databases, and develop the skills necessary to formulate effective search strategies.
      • Basic IT troubleshooting - covers client information and communications technology problems.
      • Team work and workplace training - working with others, and learn workplace training techniques.
      • Staging public activities and events - develop a program of events, and produce a project plan and run sheet.
      • Library information literacy - includes independent learning and keeping up to date within the library industry
      BSB42115 AZK3 Library and Information Services
      Online
      Certificate IV On campus
      Online
      Perth
      AZK3, BSB42115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000008, library, librarian, online, research,database,

      Provide excellent customer service in a library environment

      This course builds on the skills and knowledge gained in BSB312154 Certificate III in Library and Information Services. 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.

      To successfully complete this course, you will be required to undertake a compulsory work placement. 
      North Metropolitan TAFE gives you the option of studying this course online, students enrolling in the online study option should aim to complete the course within a 12  – 18 month time frame.

      Gain these skills
      • Provide leadership for library teams in areas including customer service and occupational safety and health
      • Undertake cataloguing activities to describe and organise library resources
      • Search online databases and retrieve information from external sources for information
      • Maintain websites and use social media tools
      • Assist and present information to clients to help them access library and external resources
      • Build your understanding of current library challenges and trends, including emerging technologies.
      Is this course right for me?

      I have the following attributes:

      • Good communication and interpersonal skills
      • Excellent organisational skills
      • Comfortable using technology
      • Able to work as part of a team

       

      BSB31215 AZK2 Library and Information Services
      Online
      Certificate III On campus
      Online
      Perth
      Library, azk2, bsb31215, librarian, information services, borrowing, LISWA, law library, state library, council library, local government, exhibition, curator, records management, library technician, library clerk,catalogue, database,

      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 activities, industry 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.

      North Metropolitan TAFE gives you the option of studying this course online, students enrolling in the online study option should aim to complete the course within a 6  – 12 month time frame.

      Gain these skills
      • Library customer service, team work, and assisting with public activities and events
      • Order, prepare, organise and promote library resources
      • Use current software and social media, online catalogues and databases, multi-media and photography equipment
      • Locating information
      • An understanding of current library challenges and trends, including emerging technologies
      Is this course right for me?

      I have the following attributes:

      • Good communication and interpersonal skills
      • Excellent organisational skills
      • Comfortable using technology
      • Able to work as part of a team
      BSB52115 AZJ4 Library and Information Services
      Online
      Diploma On campus
      Online
      Perth
      AZJ4, BSB52115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000008, library, librarian, database, research, library technician,

      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.

      Gain these skills
      • Contribute to the maintenance and digitisation of library collections
      • Provide leadership for library teams and manage customer service
      • Develop library activities, events and programs
      • Promote literature and reading to clients
      • Undertake cataloguing activities to describe and classify print and digital resources
      • Assist clients with complex information needs
      • Build, update and write content for websites, and resolve client IT problems
      • Develop your understanding of current library challenges and trends, including emerging technologies and copyright issues
      Is this course right for me?

      I have the following attributes:

      • Good communication skills
      • Excellent research skills
      • Good computer skills
      • Strong focus on customer service
      EAB23 Locate and Catalogue Information for Libraries Skill Set
      Skill set Online
      Perth
      AZJ4, BSB52115, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000008, library, librarian, Technician, assistant

      A course to get your skills in order

      If you are employed or have prior experience in library or information management and would like to gain a formal library technician qualification, then this is the Skill Set for you.

      On sucessful completion you'll have completed five introductory units from BSB52115 Diploma of Library and Information Services. The units are designed to gain or enhance a broad range of skills and cover team leadership, cataloguing, searching online databases and trends in library service provision.

      Gain these skills
      • Provide effective leadership for developing efficient work flows and teams
      • Catalogue resources to international standards
      • Searching skills for online databases
      • Understand trends applicable to the library and cultural services industry
      Is this course right for me?

      I have the following attributes:

      • Good communication and interpersonal skills
      • Good organisational skills
      • A keen eye for detail

       

      ICT60215 AB51 Network Security (Cyber Security)
      Advanced Diploma On campus
      Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
      L000000, L000003, security, network, L000005, TAFEADM, cyber, AB51, ICT60215, server based security, CyberSecurity, security perimeter, CISCO, Microsoft Imagine Academy, Python fundamentals, Cloud Service Deployment, virtualisation, hack, hacker, attack,

      Find a secure role in a growth industry with North Metropolitan TAFE's Advanced Diploma of Network Security (Cyber Security)

      Cyber security jobs are already in high demand and this trend is expected to continue as more individuals, businesses and organisations have an online presence. With the increase in cyber attacks, cyber security is vital for individuals and industry alike making this branch of information technology one of Australia's national security priorities.

      Be part of Australia's strong cyber defences with this Advanced Diploma of Network Security (Cyber Security) - it will give you the tools you need.

      You'll gain skills and knowledge in Cloud, WAN Infrastructure and Perimeter-based Security. You will also learn the fundamentals of Python and assist in a real-world scenario Cyber Security Project. Studying at North Metropolitan TAFE you'll be able to make the most of our existing status with the Microsoft Imagine Academy and the Cisco Network Academy to provide vendor-based resources and learning in relation to Cyber Security. The highly sought after CCNA Security vendor course is embedded in this qualification and you will get a CCNAS course completion certificate on successful completion of the course.

      This Cyber Security pathway course will increase your expertise in the highly technical area of network security. We strongly recommend that you have completed a Diploma in Network Administration or an equivalent course or have experience as an IT professional, working in the industry before entering this course.

      New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

       

      EAB57 Online Digital Layout Design Skill Set
      Online
      Skill set Online
      Perth
      digital design, website, we authoring, optimisation, CSS3, HTML, markup, protocols,

      Start on your pathway to web page design

      This foundation skill set will provide you with a solid understanding of digital design theory, web layout design, image optimisation, colour theory and even Adobe CC.
      You'll be able to build a basic website to the technical requirements and expectations of a client’s business, using current industry web-authoring tools such as Adobe Creative Cloud.

      Gain these skills
      • Scope web page requirements, and create and implement designs
      • Build a basic website and create content
      • Convert and optimise text and images to the appropriate web protocols
      • Develop cascading style sheets (CSS3) that are attached to a HTML5 mark-up language documents

       

      EAB58 Online Front-End Development Skill Set
      Online
      Skill set Online
      Perth
      Web, web design, website, markup, html, html5, css3, JavaScript, interactive, authoring,

      Gain essential skills to be able to create responsive and interactive web pages

      Whether you are a school leaver, career changer or looking to set up your own web site, this skill set will provide you with skills in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript.

        You can build on your website design and development skills by completing more of NMT's suite of skill sets or continue on to complete our Certificate IV in Web-based Technologies

        Gain these skills
        • Use text editor to design, create and save web pages to a given specification, rather than using an authoring tool
        • Develop interactive and engaging websites, using JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3
        • Successfully develop and integrate social networking code into new and existing websites
        • Participate in work health and safety (WHS) communication and consultation processes in the Web Industry
        • Transfer content, from a remote location to a web server, using a range of commercial ICT products so you can successfully upload new, or revised, information on a website

         

        EAC12 PHP and Database Design for Back-end Development Skill Set
        Online
        Skill set Online
        Perth
        PHP, MySQL, database, website, web development, dynamic website, CMS, HTML, html5, css3, JavaScript, ui, ux,

        Get right into dynamic pages using PHP and MySQL databases

        Whether you are a school leaver, or someone looking to improve your skills all you need is an understanding of HTML, CSS3 and basic programming concepts to be able to make the most of this skill set.

        You'll learn how to create responsive and interactive web pages using PHP and MySQL as well as what you need to create a personalised Content Management System.

        Gain these skills
        • Determine client business system requirements and verify the accuracy of the information gathered
        • Design a website to specifications, within a particular technical and human interface environment (UI and UX)
        • Determine a client’s current and future internet service providers (ISPs) needs
        • Maintain professional and ethical conduct, as well as to ensure that personal information of stakeholders is handled in a confidential and professional manner when dealing with stakeholders in an ICT environment

           

          ICT40518 BEH5 Programming
          Online
          Certificate IV On campus
          Online
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          Perth
          awf2, ict40515, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000004, TAFEADM, BEH5, ICT40518, programmer, software, IT analyst, ICT,

          Join the top priority IT industry and take on a crucial role in IT programming

          Study this course and you'll gain skills in basic and intermediate programming by using at least two different programming languages.

          Programming is a crucial part of IT and is constantly innovating and evolving.  Completing our Certificate IV in Programming  will open the door into this in-demand industry.

          The experience you will gain in C#, Java, JavaScript, SQL, and ASP will give you the competitive edge to advance your career and further study options. You'll delve into websites, scripting and database design as well as be exposed to advanced programming skills for mobile applications and games development.

          Gain these skills
          • Object oriented design
          • Graphical user interface development
          • Knowledge of software libraries
          • Writing technical documentation
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Able to think logically and analytically in a problem-solving environment
          • Good process management skills
          • Imaginative and good at creative reasoning
          • Willing to keep up with industry trends and technological changes
          What industry has to say

          I have attended the end of year graduations of students from North Metropolitan TAFE for the Cert IV in Programming, Cert IV in Web Based Technologies, Diploma of Software Development and Diploma of Website Development. As part of the experience, I see their end of year projects demonstrated and have the opportunity to question them on what they have built and the extent of their knowledge. Those students are Industry ready. I have attended for at least the past fours years, probably longer, and continue to be impressed with what I see. The courses get stronger each year, and the students graduating have a lot to offer.

          Michelle Sandford, Chairman of the Australian Computer Society in WA, and Microsoft STEM Advocate.

          CUA41215 AA97 Screen and Media (Animation & Visualisation)
          Certificate IV On campus
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          G000000, G000011, interactive, games, virtual reality, animation, L000000, L000002

          Build your animation skills

          The Certificate IV in Screen & Media (Animation & Visualisation) is our entry level course into your animation career. Students graduating this course will be primed for action in the CUA51015 (AA95) Diploma in Screen & Media (Animation & Visualisation).

          Gain these skills
          • Intermediate skills in 2D and 3D animation
          • Creative writing
          • Digital design
          • Storyboarding
          • 3D rigging
          • Sound
          • Creative work practices
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Creative and imaginative
          • Passionate
          • Good analytical and spatial skills
          • Technically minded
          CUA51015 AA95 Screen and Media (Animation & Visualisation)
          Diploma On campus
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          G000000, G000011, L000002, animation games, virtual, L000000

          Become a confident entry level animator

          The Diploma in Screen & Media (Animation & Visualisation) is the stepping stone between intermediate animators and industry ready graduates. By the end of this course you will have broached a number of technically challenging animation skill areas.

          Gain these skills
          • Advanced modelling and rigging
          • Concept art development
          • Animation to storyboards and scripts
          • Some games design
          • High end visualization and rendering
          • Sound
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Creative flair
          • Strong spatial perception skills
          • Enthusiasm for experimenting with different techniques
          • Knowledge of digital image production techniques
          • High attention to detail, and strong problem solving abilities
          • Good planning and organisational skills
          • Good communication skills

          New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

           

           

          CUA60615 AA91 Screen and Media (Animation & Visualisation)
          Advanced Diploma On campus
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          G000000, G000011, animation, visualisation, aa91, L000000, L000002, AZO1, CUA60615, games development, animation, interactive, gameplay, 3D character

          Become an industry ready professional animator

          The Advanced Diploma in Screen & Media (Animation & Visualisation) will prepare you for work in the high end digital animation visualisation industry. In our professional training studio, you will receive industry level experience and expertise in our LiveWorks program. At the end of this course, you will have actual industry experience, be known in the industry, and have actual work on your CV.

          Gain these skills
          • Project management
          • Creative collaboration
          • Art development
          • Technical skills
          • Professional development
          • Experience in the field

           

          New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

          EAC11 Search Engine Optimisation and Accessibility Design Skill Set
          Online
          Skill set Online
          Perth
          html, website, Wordpress,optimise, seo, search engine,

          Gain skills to create Findable and Accessible web pages

          Whether you are a school leaver, or someone looking to improve your skills all you need is an understanding of HTML, CSS3 and basic programming concepts to be able to make the most of this skill set.

          You'll learn to optimise websites for major search engines at the HTML level. Knowledge gained can also help WordPress administrators to improve their ranking using various plugins.

          Gain these skills
          • Create and modify HTML5 to produce Search Engine friendly code and embed into your website all the major SEO elements to ensure maximum chance of organic ranking in the major search engines
          • Create and implement, good internet-marketing practices using search engine optimisation (SEO) techniques, including introducing web pages to search engines, and monitoring search engine performance
          • Ensure that a website is accessible to users with auditory, visual, mobility, and cognitive impairments, and those people who use assistive technology
          • Monitor website traffic and to compile comprehensive traffic reports as specified
          ICT50718 BEG8 Software Development
          Diploma On campus
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          Perth
          awe6, ict50715, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000004, TAFEADM, ICT50718, BEG8, software, programmer, applications developer, digital application, mobile apps,

          To infinity and beyond - this course could give you the perfect pathway to a successful career in IT

          Boost your career in software development and programming with the Diploma of Software Development. It is the perfect course to help you achieve your aim. You'll gain the knowledge and skills to develop advanced apps using a variety of programming software and platforms such as Unity, Java, Python and C#.  You will also advance your programming skills for emerging technologies depending on the campus you want to study at:

          • Northbridge - Cloud / Mobile, Unity, Xamarin, Android/IOS App Development
          • Joondalup - Cloud / Mobile, Unity, Virtual and Augmented Reality Development

          During your course, you will continue to increase your skill level you achieved by completing Certificate IV in Programming. You will use current industry standards and emerging technology as you conduct LiveWorks Projects with industry partners.

          New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

           

          Gain these skills
          • Data modelling
          • Develop advanced apps
          • Web programming
          • Software testing
          • Debugging systems
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Able to think logically and analytically in a problem-solving environment
          • Good process management skills
          • Imaginative and good at creative reasoning
          • Willing to keep up with industry trends and technological changes
          What industry has to say

          I have attended the end of year graduations of students from North Metropolitan TAFE for the Cert IV in Programming, Cert IV in Web Based Technologies, Diploma of Software Development and Diploma of Website Development. As part of the experience, I see their end of year projects demonstrated and have the opportunity to question them on what they have built and the extent of their knowledge. Those students are Industry ready. I have attended for at least the past fours years, probably longer, and continue to be impressed with what I see. The courses get stronger each year, and the students graduating have a lot to offer.

          Michelle Sandford, Chairman of the Australian Computer Society in WA, and Microsoft STEM Advocate.

          EAB84 Web Development for Small Business Owners Skill Set
          Online
          Skill set Online
          Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
          Information, Technology. IT, Website Design, website, web, hosting, layouts, dynamic website, protocols, online, store, presence, design, build, manage, administer simple websites, technologies, web applications

          As a small business owner in the 21st century you have the potential to reach more clients through an effective web presence

          This skillset is targeted at small business owners setting up their own online store or presence post COVID-19. It also acts as an entry for people looking at changing careers into the Web Development space.

          North Metropolitan TAFE's web development lecturing staff have strong industry networks and partners which ensures that the training we deliver remains relevant and up to date. 

          Skills you will gain:

          • Entry level skills in html
          • Entry level CSS skills
          • Digital/social media skills

          Successful completion of this skill set will equip you to design, build, manage and administer simple websites using current technologies and web applications.

          ICT40315 AWE7 Web-Based Technologies
          Online
          Certificate IV On campus
          Online
          Perth
          awe7, ict40315, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000004, Website Design and Software Development, L000002, l000005, TAFEADM

          Enter the vast world of website design and development

          Most businesses and organisations have an online presence and websites have become an essential part of any organisation looking to reach out to its target audience.

          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. With your qualification you could find a career as an in-house designer or work in a design studio.

          Our Certificate IV in Website Technologies is the foundation and core development structure that leads into our Diploma of Web Development. Essential concepts covered include Front-end and Back-end development. You'll be encouraged to develop the independent thinking and problem solving skills needed for communicating and working with clients in the Diploma course.

          Technologies taught include the latest industry standard HTML5, CSS3, PHP, MySQL and JavaScript using a range of development tools.

          Gain these skills
          • Digital graphics skills through UX (User Experience) and UI (User Interface) design principles
          • Using a variety of technologies including HTML5, CSS3, PHP, MySQL and JavaScript
          • Testing sites to meet and comply with W3C standards that cover Accessibility and Usability, Findability and SEO development
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Comfortable working to deadlines
          • Good communication skills
          • An aptitude for design
          • Keen to keep up to date with new web technologies and trends
          What industry has to say

          I have attended the end of year graduations of students from North Metropolitan TAFE for the Cert IV in Programming, Cert IV in Web Based Technologies, Diploma of Software Development and Diploma of Website Development. As part of the experience, I see their end of year projects demonstrated and have the opportunity to question them on what they have built and the extent of their knowledge. Those students are Industry ready. I have attended for at least the past fours years, probably longer, and continue to be impressed with what I see. The courses get stronger each year, and the students graduating have a lot to offer.

          Michelle Sandford, Chairman of the Australian Computer Society in WA, and Microsoft STEM Advocate.

          ICT50615 AWE3 Website Development
          Online
          Diploma On campus
          Online
          Perth
          TAFEADM, awe3, ict50615, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000004, Website Design and Software Development, L000005

          Build a career working with the world of the web

          Websites are a crucial aspect of any organisation across all industries. The need for talented and skilled developers is high, so once you've completed your qualification in website development, your options are endless.

          The Diploma of Web Development covers the whole life cycle for commercially ready websites by working on live projects.  At this level you develop skills that mean you are industry ready, from conception, liaising with clients, documentation, graphics, coding, testing to training of users.  You'll be able to utilise project management techniques and develop advanced soft skills such as communication with clients through team work to produce the end product aligned with business needs. Independent thinking and problem solving skills developed within your Certificate IV course are further enhanced with real life client projects.

          Our graduates are confident, job ready and sought after by industry because of the specific skills they have gained at North Metropolitan TAFE. Many have employment by the time they graduate.

          New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

          Gain these skills
          • Advanced problem solving and research skills
          • Advanced digital graphics
          • Frameworks, WordPress, SASS software
          • UX (User Experience) and UI (User Interface) design
          Is this course right for me?

          I have the following attributes:

          • Good communication skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team
          • Aptitude for design
          • Interested in developing knowledge of computer programming languages
          • Happy to keep up to date with new web technologies and trends
          What industry has to say

          I have attended the end of year graduations of students from North Metropolitan TAFE for the Cert IV in Programming, Cert IV in Web Based Technologies, Diploma of Software Development and Diploma of Website Development. As part of the experience, I see their end of year projects demonstrated and have the opportunity to question them on what they have built and the extent of their knowledge. Those students are Industry ready. I have attended for at least the past fours years, probably longer, and continue to be impressed with what I see. The courses get stronger each year, and the students graduating have a lot to offer.

          Michelle Sandford, Chairman of the Australian Computer Society in WA, and Microsoft STEM Advocate

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