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Essential Library Skills

State ID: SC-PLB-V1393

A comprehensive introduction

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 accross a broad range of organisations.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

This course runs for ten weeks.

In class training takes place Mondays, 23 September and 21 October.

How to apply

Choose the delivery option below, and in the "Register now" box click the start date link. This will take you to the booking site where you provide your details, register and pay.

Course bookings are limited to 1 per participant. If booking for multiple participants, separate bookings will be required and you will need to provide details for each individual.

Please note while the link may be visible, enrolments may not have opened yet, classes have been filled or this course may not currently be available. Please check back later.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus Mon 8:30 - 17:00 & Online

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Overview
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Online

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Locate and Catalogue Information for Libraries Skill Set

State ID: EAB23

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.

Prerequisites

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Prerequisites

While there are no prerequisites this course is ideally suited to those already employed in the library or information management industry who wish to commence a Diploma pathway as a Library Technician.

Important information

This course runs for 13 weeks commencing Monday 2 September to Friday 29 November, with an orientation session held on Saturday 31 August.
The orientation session will be run at our Perth campus from 9:30am - 11:30am on Saturday 31 August. The rest of the skill set will be delivered online.

How to apply

To register your interest in this skill set email us at academic.perth1@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Units

Overview
Duration 13 week/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Online
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate IV in Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB42115 | State ID: AZK3

Gain skills and knowledge relevant to current practices and trends in the library and information industry.

You will be able to:

Prerequisites

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Prerequisites

Completion of Certificate III in Library, and Information Services or equivalent.

Important information

Students studying part-time are advised to complete the qualification within 3 years. National changes to the qualification may result in additional studies.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery

Industry placement is available to eligible students on completion of Certificate IV

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Collections Management Assistant
  • Small Museum or Gallery Coordinator
  • Museum Assistant
  • Museum Visitor Liaison Officer
  • Museum Visitor Services Team Leader
  • Library Officer  (in public, hospital, law, university, college and school libraries)

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Online
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Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 12 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Online
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Certificate III in Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB31215 | State ID: AZK2

Help clients gain access to information by assisting in the organisation and operation of systems for handling recorded material. This is an ever growing and changing sector and is a vital component across various industries.

Gain skills and knowledge relevant to current practices and trends in the library and information industry.
You will:

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

Students studying part-time are advised to complete the qualification within 3 years. National changes to the qualification may result in additional studies.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery

Workplacements available upon completion of Certificate IV in Library and Information Services.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Cultural Services Customer Service Officer

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 3 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Online
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Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
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Diploma of Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB52115 | State ID: AZJ4

Gain advanced skills and knowledge relevant to current practices and trends in the library and information industry.

You will be able to:

Entrance Requirements

Work placement

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Completion of Certificate IV in Library and Information Services or equivalent.

Work placement

To successfully complete this course, you will be required to undertake a compulsory work placement. 

Important information

Students studying part-time are advised to complete the qualification within 3 years. National changes to the qualification may result in additional studies.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery

Typical timetable:

  • Monday and Tuesdays
  • Thursdays and Fridays ( work placement)
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Small Museum Manager
  • Small Gallery Manager
  • Access Services Officer
  • Collection Development Officer

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

Further study

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

  • Curtin University - Bachelor of Arts (Librarianship and Corporate Information Management)
  • Charles Sturt University - Bachelor of Information Studies
How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 year/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 2 year/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
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Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus Stage 02

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Duration 12 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

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Duration 12 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
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North Metropolitan TAFE’s website design and software development qualifications are constantly updated in consultation with industry to keep up with this essential component of almost every business. 

National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
ICT30115 AWB0 Information, Digital Media and Technology Certificate III On campus
Traineeship
East Perth
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Midland
Perth (Northbridge)
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.

Northbridge 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.

ICT30115-AA65 AA65 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Web Based Technologies) Certificate III On campus
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Perth (Northbridge)
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 ICT30115 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 & 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

     

    ICT50715 AWE6 Software Development Diploma On campus
    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
    Perth (Northbridge)
    awe6, ict50715, TAFE04, L000000, Information, Technology, Library and Digital, L000005, Information Communication Technology, L000004, TAFEADM

     

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


    If you want to boost your career in software development and programming, Diploma of Software Development 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 with involvement in data modelling, web programming, software testing and debugging systems.  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 book an appointment using the link below or contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

    BOOK INTERVIEW Joondalup  (Individual appointments)

    BOOK INTERVIEW Joondalup (Group appointment)

    ICT40315 AWE7 Web-Based Technologies Certificate IV On campus
    Online
    Perth (Northbridge)
    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

     

    ICT50615 AWE3 Website Development Diploma On campus
    Online
    Perth (Northbridge)
    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.

    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

     

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    Our courses reflect the constantly expanding and evolving IT industry. This ensures you gain the most relevant knowledge and skills in planning, installing and maintaining computer networks as well as building internet/intranet infrastructure. 

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