Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

Support Stream- VETiS

Course code ICT30115
Start date(s) February
Course lengthPart time: 2 years
Campus Chadstone
Study mode Part time
International course No
  • Course Overview

    This is a VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETiS) course and can only be completed as part of your VCE or VCAL program.

    This course provides the skills and knowledge for you to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technical functions. After successfully completing this course, you may be able to be employed as an information technology support worker. Jobs are available across a wide range of ICT areas, including technical support, systems administration and network administration.

    This is a two-year program open to school aged students from Years 10 to 12. Over the course of the program, you will have the option of undertaking a Scored VET in VCE.

  • Course Structure


    Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects which also form SAC assessments.


    BSBWHS304Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
    ICTICT202Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
    ICTICT203Operate application software packages
    ICTICT303Connect internal hardware components
    ICTICT305Identify and use current industry specific technologies
    ICTSAS301Run standard diagnostic tests
    ICTSAS303Care for computer hardware
    ICTSAS307Install, configure and secure a small office or home office network
    BSBSUS401Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    ICTICT301Create user documentation
    ICTICT302Install and optimise operating system software
    ICTNWK301Provide network systems administration
    ICTNWK303Configure and administer a network operating system
    ICTNWK304Administer network peripherals
    ICTSAS304Provide basic system administration
    ICTSAS305Provide ICT advice to clients
    ICTSAS306Maintain equipment and software
  • Requirements


    When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled as a VCE or VCAL student.

  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    Students who complete the ICT30115 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (partial completion) will be eligible for up to two units of credit at Units 1 and 2 level, and a Units 3 and 4 sequence. 

    Students who are able to undertake further training to complete the certificate III qualification may be eligible for further credit at Units 3 and 4 level. 

    Students wishing to receive a study score for VCE VET Information and Communications Technology must undertake scored assessment. This consists of three coursework tasks worth 66% of the overall study score, and an end of year examination worth 34% of the overall study score.

    Scored assessment will be based on the Units 3 and 4 sequence partial completion of  ICT30115 Certificate III in Information and Digital Media and Technology.

    Students who study this course at Holmesglen can complete a full Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology.

    Career Opportunities

    On completion of the course, you may further your education in a range of IT courses.

    This course is suitable for those who are looking for entry level positions such as level 1 helpdesk and PC support roles, as well as those who have an interest in developing specialist IT skills through further education.

  • Dates


    This course is delivered on Wednesdays, 1.30 pm - 5.30 pm.

  • How to Apply


    Contact your secondary school.

    Further Advice

    If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:

    VETiS Coordination Centre
    03 9209 5109


    Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf the of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

    Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.

  • Fees

    Contact your school to discuss fees for VETiS courses.