Certificate II in Information Technology
This qualification provides the foundation Information Technology (IT) skills and knowledge required for an individual to become an effective IT user or employee. This includes fundamental IT knowledge and skills which are generally prerequisites for most other higher qualifications in ICA05. In addition to practical hardware and software skills, this qualification teaches students some essential soft skills such as workplace safety and communication.
AIT's Certificate II in Information Technology is under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF) and is comprised of the following units of competency that AIT has chosen to deliver:
BSBCMN106A Follow Workplace safety procedures
ICAD2012B Design organisational documents using computer packages
ICAU1128B Operate a personal computer
ICAU2005B Operate computer hardware
ICAU2006B Operate computing packages
ICAU2013B Integrate commercial computing packages
ICAU2231B Use computer operating system
ICAW2001B Work effectively in an IT environment
ICAW2002B Communicate in the workplace
ICPMM263B Access and use the Internet
ICAD3218B Create user documentation
ICAS2009B Interact with clients
ICAS2014B Connect hardware peripherals
ICAS2016B Record client support requirements
ICAW2011B Work individually or as a team member to achieve organisational goals
A number of units of competency require the prerequisite:
ICAU1128A Operate a personal computer
However, this unit of competency is offered as part of this qualification and is delivered and assessed during the first week of the program.
As all lessons and assessments are conducted in English, an adequate level of English is strongly recommended. This includes suitable levels of competence in reading, writing, and comprehending the English language. International students must comply with DIMIA requirements and should have an IELTS or equivalent score of 5.5 or above.
AIT's Higher Education and Vocational Programs are highly regarded by the industry. The quality of our courses and the teaching standards are recognised by leading universities across Australia. This has allowed our students to obtain an advanced standing with affiliated universities providing them with the opportunity for further study should they wish to pursue a Bachelor or Masters Degree upon completion of AIT Courses.
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