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S0149P S0149P Adobe InDesign Illustrator and Spark
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
adobe, spark, indesign, illustrator, multimedia, social media, websites, content, marketing, design, collateral, brochures, flyers, video, production

We are living in a world where everything is designed and video is king, online experiences need to be professional and engaging... are you ready to join in? 

Begin your creative content creation journey with Adobe Spark + InDesign + Illustrator. 

Gain these skills:

  • Creating graphics, web pages, video stories and social media posts rapidly 
  • Design and create engaging experiences for online visitors 
  • Designing and developing engaging interactive publications that will complement online and print projects
  • Customise your creations for a bespoke presence
        

This course is great for those working in industry who need to upskill quickly to enhance the content of projects, events and clients, or for someone wishing to try out a new creative career.

S0105P S0105P Advanced Microsoft Excel
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham
excel, microsoft, advance, worksheets, formulas, functions, data series, calculations, conditional formatting, goal seeking, quick analysis, tables, charts

Supercharge your Microsoft Excel ability and expand your knowledge in creating more productive workbooks. 

In this one-day course we cover formulas and function techniques, advanced formatting and charting features and data manipulation tools like goal seeking. 

Gain these skills:

  • use the fill operations available to fill a data series 
  • use a range of techniques to work with worksheets  
  • apply a variety of page setup techniques  
  • apply borders to cells and ranges in a worksheet  
  • use common worksheet functions  
  • create more complex formulas and functions 
  • create and use defined names in a workbook 
  • apply a range of numbers formatting techniques to worksheet cells 
  • apply conditional formatting to ranges in a worksheet 
  • use goal seeking to determine the values required to read a desired result 
  • understand and use Excel’s Quick Analysis tools 
  • create and work with tables 
  • use a range of elements and features to enhance charts 
  • select and change the format of objects in a chart 

 

It is expected before you start that you can use Excel to create, edit, print and chart simple worksheets, you can understand ranges and copying and have knowledge of simple formulas such as SUM, AVERAGE, MAX and MIN. 

 
 

S0135P S0135P Azure Administrator Exam Preparation
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
azure, exam, AZ104, infrastructure services, apps, powershell, command line, virtualisation, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, networking,

Gain the skills needed to pass AZ104, Azure Administrator

Students in this course will be introduced into content covered in the AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator Exam.

If you are interested in becoming an Azure Administrator who manage cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities this course is for you!

Gain these skills:

  • Deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle
  • Taking requests for infrastructure services, applications, and environments
  • Making recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale
  • Provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources

Students participating in this course should have an understanding of PowerShell, the Command Line Interface, operating systems, virtualisation, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.

Dates of next courses:

  • 27 August to 22 September
  • 6 October to 8 December
S0136P S0136P CCNA v7 Introduction to Networks
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
CCNA, IP address, architectures, models, protocols, networking, LAN, local area network, router, switch, cisco

Your first step toward a networking career

Begin preparing for a networking career with this introduction to how networks operate.  

This first course in the 3-course CCNA series introduces architectures, models, protocols, and networking elements – functions needed to support the operations and priorities of Fortune 500 companies to small innovative retailers.

You’ll even get the chance to build simple local area networks (LANs) yourself.  

You’ll have a working knowledge of IP addressing schemes, foundational network security, and be able to perform basic configurations for routers and switches.

Dates of next courses:

  • 27 July to 22 September
  • 6 October to 8 December
S0152P S0152P CompTIA Security+
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
CompTIA, security, networking, cisco, CCENT, penetration test, pen test, vulnerability scan, architecture, identity, access, controls, components, risk management, wireless security, public key, infrastructure

If you are interested in a career in Cyber Security, CompTIA Security + is one of the first Vendor Certifications you should aim for to get started in your security career. Globally recognised, CompTIA will provide you with the skills you need to get your first job in Cyber Security. 

Gain these skills:

  • Detect various types of compromises and understand penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts 
  • Install, configure, and deploy network components while assessing and troubleshooting issues to support organisational security 
  • Implement secure network architecture concepts and systems design 
  • Install and configure identity and access services, as well as management controls 
  • Implement and summarise risk management best practices and the business impact 
  • Install and configure wireless security settings and implement public key infrastructure 

 

To be able to complete this course you will need knowledge of networking to the level of Cisco CCENT, CompTIA Network + or equivalent courses in Information Technology or Networking at Certificate IV level or higher. 

Once completing the CompTIA Security+ course, you will be able to sit the exam and become Vendor Certified when you successfully pass. 

S0138P S0138P Cyber Security Essentials
Online
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Cyber, cyber security, cybercrime, security, technology, networking, cyberops, online, cisco

Learn the basics needed to fight cybercrime

A single breach can have huge consequences for a company’s ability to function, hurting the bottom line and causing disruption in the daily lives of millions of people. This is why the demand for security professionals continues to grow.

Get onboard—and develop an understanding of cybercrime, security principles, technologies, and procedures used to defend networks.

Then decide whether you want to pursue an entry-level networking or security role professionally.

This course is recommended for students planning to study for the CCNA or CyberOps Associate Certifications.

GAA90 GAA90 Digital Photography (Basic) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
ZZ, multimedia, digital, photography, camera, GAA90

Digital Photography for beginners!

Learn the features of your digital camera with hands-on workshops to improve your photography skills! Learn from our expert lecturer, Ben, on how to control your camera using different shooting modes, digitally enhance your images and produce the best photos you can. 

Learn these skills:

  • Digital camera features 
  • Photography skills including portraits, landscapes, architecture, macro, still life, sport, night photography 
  • Understanding shutter speed (aperture, ISO, white balance) 
  • Connecting to computer/organising photos
  • Digitally Enhance your images (using GIMP)
  • Editing and re-touching

2020 dates:

Each course runs at our Rockingham campus for 10 sessions from 5pm to 8pm.

  • 15 October to 16 December

 

GAB48 GAB48 Digital Photography (Intermediate) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham

Expand your photography horizons! 

Have you completed the digital photography basics skill set and want to learn more? Do you already have a good camera knowledge but want to build your portfolio and photography skills? Do you want to up your image editing game and learn how to impress with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom?  Then this course is for you!

This course follows on from the Digital Photography Basics Skill Set and allows you to take your photography skills to the next level.

The intermediate digital photography course is aimed at those who already have a basic knowledge of their camera, but want to improve their technical skills. This course covers both camera techniques and image editing workshops. It is a fun and engaging course for people of all ages.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Portraiture – tips on improving portrait photography
  • Lighting on location – natural and artificial lighting
  • Using an external flash
  • Selective colourisation and colour splash photography
  • Product photography workshop
  • Capturing water droplets workshop 
  • Photo-stitching & capturing panoramas 
  • Macro photography in the studio
  • Processing RAW images
  • Adobe Lightroom training
  • Adobe Photoshop training
  • Photography folio presentation

This course has packed the intermediary skills from the Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies (ICT40815) into a short course allowing students to develop professional skills in photographic editing.

Those students beginning in photography are encouraged to build foundation skills first in our basic Digital Photography Skill Set short course. 

2020 Dates:

This course runs Thursday nights, 5pm to 8pm for 10 weeks each at Rockingham campus, starting on the following dates.

  • 23 July
S0146P S0146P How to make a game in 6 weeks
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
unity, gaming, development, develop, programming, C#, art pipeline

Have you ever wanted to make a game but were unsure how? In just 6 weeks you will be taken through the steps required to make your very own 2.5D side scroller in the Unity Engine. 

Gain these skills:

  • Introduction to the Unity Engine 
  • Implementing gameplay functionality 
  • Introduction to programming in C# 
  • Introduction to the Art Pipeline 
  • Polishing and publishing your game 

 

Once you have finished this short course you will have a fully functioning game and have learnt the skills to put together a game in the Unity Game engine.  
   

Online study option

Are you interested in studying this course online? This course can run as fully online group study when there is demand. To express your interest, visit our information technology online study form.

S0016P S0016P Intro to C#
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
C#, programming, develop, development, object oriented, windows, microsoft, program, software, code, coding

If you have every wanted to learn to code, C# is a great place to start your programming journey. C# is an object orientated programming language and will give the foundations of knowledge required to keep learning C# and many other languages. 

Gain these skills:

  • Introduction to C# programming language
  • Basic programming constructs
  • Creating small stand-alone programs that are compatible with the Microsoft Windows environment  

 

If you'd like to further your programming skills, complete this course and Intro to Java, before applying to study the Diploma of Software Development
   

Online study option

Are you interested in studying this course online? This course can run as fully online group study when there is demand. To express your interest, visit our information technology online study form.

S0147P S0147P Intro to Java
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
java, programming, C#, object oriented, cross platform, development, develop, program, code, coding

As one of the most in demand programming skills globally, Java is a great language to start you on your programming career journey.

Java is an object orientated programming language and will give the foundations of knowledge required to keep learning Java and many other languages. 
   

Gain these skills:

  • introduction to the Java programming language
  • basic programming constructs
  • creating small stand-alone programs that are cross platform compatible 
       

If you'd like to further your programming skills, complete this course and Intro to C#, before applying to study the Diploma of Software Development
 

Online study option

Are you interested in studying this course online? This course can run as fully online group study when there is demand. To express your interest, visit our information technology online study form.

S0139P S0139P Introduction to CISCO Cybersecurity
Online
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Cyber, cybersecurity, cyber-attack, online, social media, cyber trend, cyber threat, privacy, online, cisco

With billions of devices now online, new threats pop-up every second

Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer.

It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to you. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today.

AE142 AE142 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set
Half price
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Mandurah
Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get ready to secure your digital footprint

Learn the skills to secure your digital footprint whether it be for a small business or your own personal devices. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to the world of IT in workplaces where routine cyber security practices are required.

You will learn basic skills in network security, WHS basics and cyber security awareness.

Gain these skills:

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation
  • Secure a networked Personal Computer
       

Next course dates:

This course is 21 weeks with varied weekdays on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Mandurah: Wednesdays from 20 July: 9am-3:30pm

Murdoch: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Rockingham: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Thornlie: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July
   

SkillsReadyLogo.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE154 AE154 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Mandurah
Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get ready to secure your digital footprint

Learn the skills to secure your digital footprint whether it be for a small business or your own personal devices. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to the world of IT in workplaces where routine cyber security practices are required.

You will learn basic skills in network security, WHS basics and cyber security awareness.

Gain these skills:

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation
  • Secure a networked Personal Computer
       

Next course dates:

This course is 21 weeks with varied weekdays on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Mandurah: Wednesdays from 20 July: 9am-3:30pm

Murdoch: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Rockingham: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Thornlie: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July
   

SkillsReadyLogo.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

S0106P S0106P PCAP Python Exam Preparation
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
python, program, programming, develop, development, apps, machine learning, AI, DevOps, code, coding, PCAP, certified, associate, exam

If you are new to IT and want to learn how to code, Python is one of the best languages to start your coding career journey. Python is a versatile language used across many industries from web and game development, machine learning, AI and DevOps. 

The Instructor led PCAP: Programming Essentials in Python course will prepare you to take the PCAP – Certified Associate in Python programming exam, to certify your knowledge in this subject. 

No prior knowledge in programming is required, but it is important that you have good computer skills so that you can get started quickly. 

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Page last updated September 26, 2019