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Certificate IV in Information Technology

Career Area:Information Technology National Code:ICT40115
Certificate IV in Information TechnologyThis 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 to support small to medium enterprises (SMEs) that require broader rather than more specialised ICT support.

Persons working at this level apply a wide range of knowledge and skills in basic networking, ICT support, database development, programming and web development support; working safely and ethically in a sustainable work environment.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Maitland Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
01-01-2017
for 52 weeks
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time and part-time evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.

17MAI-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
  • ICTNWK402 - Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
  • ICTNWK403 - Manage network and data integrity
  • ICTNWK404 - Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network
  • ICTNWK407 - Install and configure client-server applications and services
  • ICTSAS418 - Monitor and administer security of an ICT system
  • ICTSAS419 - Support system software
  • ICTSAS425 - Configure and troubleshoot operating system software
  • ICTTEN416 - Install, configure and test an internet protocol network
  • ICTTEN417 - Install, configure and test a router
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB414 - Design simple web page layouts
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Enquire Now
Maitland Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-01-2017,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time and part-time evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
  • ICTNWK402 - Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
  • ICTNWK403 - Manage network and data integrity
  • ICTNWK404 - Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network
  • ICTNWK407 - Install and configure client-server applications and services
  • ICTSAS418 - Monitor and administer security of an ICT system
  • ICTSAS419 - Support system software
  • ICTSAS425 - Configure and troubleshoot operating system software
  • ICTTEN416 - Install, configure and test an internet protocol network
  • ICTTEN417 - Install, configure and test a router
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB414 - Design simple web page layouts
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Important Information:

Ourimbah Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time and part-time evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.

17OUR-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBCRT401 - Articulate, present and debate ideas
  • BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • ICTDBS403 - Create basic databases
  • ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
  • ICTICT417 - Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
  • ICTNWK402 - Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
  • ICTNWK403 - Manage network and data integrity
  • ICTNWK411 - Deploy software to networked computers
  • ICTNWK419 - Identify and use current virtualisation technologies
  • ICTPMG401 - Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTPRG405 - Automate processes
  • ICTPRG410 - Build a user interface
  • ICTPRG414 - Apply introductory programming skills in another language
  • ICTSAD401 - Develop and present feasibility reports
  • ICTWEB401 - Design a website to meet technical requirements
  • ICTWEB403 - Transfer content to a website using commercial packages
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB410 - Apply web authoring tool to convert client data for websites
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB413 - Optimise search engines
  • ICTWEB414 - Design simple web page layouts
  • ICTWEB416 - Customise content management system
  • ICTWEB417 - Integrate social web technologies
  • ICTWEB424 - Evaluate and select a web hosting service
  • ICTWEB425 - Apply structured query language to extract and manipulate data
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Enquire Now
Ourimbah Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time and part-time evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBCRT401 - Articulate, present and debate ideas
  • BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • ICTDBS403 - Create basic databases
  • ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
  • ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
  • ICTICT417 - Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
  • ICTNWK402 - Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
  • ICTNWK403 - Manage network and data integrity
  • ICTNWK411 - Deploy software to networked computers
  • ICTNWK419 - Identify and use current virtualisation technologies
  • ICTPMG401 - Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTPRG405 - Automate processes
  • ICTPRG410 - Build a user interface
  • ICTPRG414 - Apply introductory programming skills in another language
  • ICTSAD401 - Develop and present feasibility reports
  • ICTWEB401 - Design a website to meet technical requirements
  • ICTWEB403 - Transfer content to a website using commercial packages
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB410 - Apply web authoring tool to convert client data for websites
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB413 - Optimise search engines
  • ICTWEB414 - Design simple web page layouts
  • ICTWEB416 - Customise content management system
  • ICTWEB417 - Integrate social web technologies
  • ICTWEB424 - Evaluate and select a web hosting service
  • ICTWEB425 - Apply structured query language to extract and manipulate data
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Important Information:

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.