Name of Industry: Information and Communications Technology
Organisation/ Business Name: Riverina Institute of TAFE
Representatives Name: Brian Scott
Phone: 02 60582864
Support of Information Technology Networks
Training required: Qualification/Training and Duration
There are a range of different qualifications that correspond to different types of work in the field.
Certificate 3 in IT.
Certificate 4 in IT Networking.
Diploma in IT Networking
Bachelor in IT (Networking).
There are further post graduate specialisations that depend on your areas of interest.
The integrated program offered at Riverina TAFE goes from the Certificate 3 through to the Diploma with the possibility of exiting the course at any point. An integrated program with Charles Sturt University allows you to switch over to the third year of a degree after the TAFE course.
Activity demonstration on the day:
Computer networks and with an emphasis on interoperability and security. Students will be given a chance to set up a small computer network (wired and wireless) and integrate security across Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux systems (running on the credit card sized raspberry-pi systems).