ICT30118 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

Information communication technology (ICT) is a fast-growing global industry. Kickstart your IT career by enrolling with us today.

From smartphones and Wi-Fi, hashtags and instant messaging…through to digital photos, videos, and storage in the Cloud: over the last 20 years technology has dramatically changed the way we live and communicate.

Businesses have embraced technology-driven ways of working, and today, workers trained in ICT are highly valuable employees across all business sectors.

The IT field is broad and includes not just working with computers but also working with the people who use them. This IT and Digital Media course aims to help you become competent in a wide range of general ICT functions, both technical and interpersonal.

Course Overview of ICT30118 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

Learn how to create world-class IT skills, programming and websites by completing the ICT30118 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology.

In this course, you will learn a comprehensive range of IT skills covering not only the installation and management of operating systems but also skillsets in the areas of Website Development, basic programming and Intellectual Property (IP) rights.

You will learn how to install and troubleshoot a range of operating systems and business applications such as Word Processing, Spreadsheets, and Presentation applications. You will also gain experience in running diagnostic tests to check for and fix issues.

Learn how to build and manage a company website including how to program in HTML and CSS, and develop the skills required to manipulate imagery and digital media for the web. There is also an entire module on how to effectively use Social Media tools to enhance brand and drive traffic and sales.

You will also learn:

  • How to work with common computer applications used in businesses
  • Installation of operating systems on computers and optimised for use
  • Running standard diagnostic tests to either help minimise technical problems or to identify and solve them when they do arise
  • Communicating effectively in an ICT environment
  • Designing, creating and maintaining industry-standard websites and working with digital images produced for the Web
  • Intellectual Property (IP) and how to ensure its protection and compliant use in a workplace
  • Introductory software programming language

Qualification Pathways

This course leads on to more advanced IT courses including ICT50615 Diploma of Website Development and ICT50718 Diploma of Software Development, both available through Australis.

Career Opportunities:

The Information, Digital Media and Technology Industry is a high growth sector, which is expected, according to the Australian Government Job Outlook website (joboutlook.gov.au), going to require an additional 44,000 staff during the next 5 years.

Career Opportunities include:

  • Client Support Officer (ICT)
  • Help Desk Officer
  • IT Technician
  • Customer Service Representative (ICT)
  • User Support Specialist
  • Web Technologies and Web Development Support
  • Junior Web Developer/Web Administrator/WebMaster
  • Software Applications Support Officer
  • Digital Media Technologies Support Officer

How do I Enrol?

Our enrolment process is easy! You can enrol any time and start studying shortly after enrolment.

  • Phone 1300 887 991 and our Course Consultants will answer your questions and help complete your enrolment or subscription, or
  • For full course enrolments, fill out the online Application Form, or
  • For Corporate (15+ enrolments), contact our Enterprise team on 0438 099 041 or enter your details here.

Entry requirements

There are no general entry requirements for this qualification. You will, however, require access to a suitable internet-connected computer for the duration of your enrolment.

Computer Requirements

You will require access to:

  • The internet.
  • A computer/laptop that meets the following minimum specifications:


Operating System: Windows 7/ 8 / 10 / Vista


  • Min 2GB RAM, (4GB recommended)
  • 1.4 GB of Hard Disk space
  • Screen with min resolution of 1280 x 800


Operating System:: Mac OS X 10.7 or higher, up to 10.11


  • Min 2GB RAM, (4GB recommended)
  • 1.4 GB of Hard Disk space
  • Screen with min resolution of 1280 x 800


Operating System:

  • GNOME or KDE desktop
  • GNU C Library (glibc) 2.15 or later


  • Min 2GB RAM, (4GB recommended)
  • 1.44 GB of Hard Disk space
  • Screen with min resolution of 1280 x 800

Course Accreditation

This Certificate is nationally recognised under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) however can also be undertaking as a Professional Development course.

Professional Development

This course can be undertaken for Professional Development purposes in which case you simply learn the course materials, however, do not complete the assessments.

Delivery & Support

The course is delivered entirely online via e-learning, recorded videos, links and downloadable tools and activities. In addition, you can attend optional periodic online group chat sessions hosted by Australian Industry experienced trainers and assessors.

Course Duration

Your initial enrolment provides access to the course for 12 months.

Your actual completion time will vary depending on how much time you commit to your study and what knowledge you already have. If you require longer than 12 months you can apply to extend your access via our unique monthly Rolling Re-enrolment option (additional fees apply).

Tuition Fee & Payment Options

The tuition fee for this course will vary depending on the access/support options you choose.

Option 1: Full Fee

$3,600 (GST free) via an interest-free payment plan of $300 per month for 12 monthsClick here to find out more about Payment Plans.

Option 2: Queensland State Subsidy 

The Queensland Government will, for eligible Queensland residents, subsidise your course fee. This will reduce your enrolment cost down to only:

  • $17 for concession card holders, paid upfront prior to commencement of study.
  • $510 for non-concession, via an interest-free payment plan of 10 x monthly payments of $51 per month.

For more details on QLD Certificate 3 Guarantee, including eligibility requirements, click here or call our Course Consultants on 1300 887 991.

For Corporate (15+ enrolments) programs and pricing please contact our Enterprise team on 0438 099 041 or enter your details here.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Your work and life experiences are valuable. So valuable, in fact, they may be able to reduce the time and cost of attaining a qualification.

If you believe you have existing skills and knowledge and do not need to study part or even all of the course, you can enrol in the Assessment Only option. This means you only do the assessments, without accessing the course material. The fee will vary depending on which subjects you need access to but could be as low as $1,700.

For more information about Assessment Only call 1300 887 991 to speak with one of our friendly Course Consultants.

Course Brochure

A course brochure is available here.