Work with computer technology in a variety of settings and industries

Information Technology is now a vital element in most industries and occupations. At TAFE SA you will receive practical, hands-on IT training in small groups. Your qualifications in this area can lead to employment as an IT manager, network technician, software designer, applications and analyst programmer, web designer, or multimedia professional. TAFE SA IT courses contain accredited training that can lead to an industry certification, as well as enabling further educational pathways at university.

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Cyber Security

At TAFE SA, we have a focus on linking our network and network security course to industry certifications. We have traditionally taken a holistic view to Cyber Security and recognise that it is not simply one subject but aspects of it need to be embedded into many aspects of IT from our entry level courses to our Advanced Diplomas.

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Fortinet Courses

TAFE SA's Information Technology Studies program is the first educational institution in the Asia Pacific region to offer the Fortinet Network Security Academy (FNSA). Fortinet is a global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions.

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Cisco Courses

TAFE SA's Information Technology Studies program offers a variety of Cisco short courses for network professionals. Cisco is a global leader in information technology networking and its certifications are the industry standard for network specialists and network engineers.

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Information Technology Courses for School Students

TAFE SA can offer you vocational education and training (VET) for Schools as part of our nationally recognised training package. Courses are available to students from Years 10 to 12 as part of the normal school curriculum.

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South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE)

VET study also counts towards the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE). It’s the perfect pathway into further IT study at TAFE SA, or it can prepare you for employment, an apprenticeship or traineeship.
Our short courses provide a taste of the information technology industry, providing a good understanding of the scope and career options the industry can offer you.
Our teaching practices include workshops, tutorials, and demonstrations, online spaces, forums, electronic portfolios, online classes and face-to-face delivery.
All of our courses are taught by highly qualified industry professionals, supported by hands-on practical activities and linkages to vendor certifications.
We encourage and welcome you to view our training facilities and meet with our trainers.

Video: Information Technology

Mark is a software engineer. He took at course in Information Technology at TAFE SA after suddenly being made redundant from his job in the wine industry. The course provided him with a pathway into University of SA and ultimately helped him win a job with IBM. Listen to Mark as he explains the benefits of undertaking practical information technology training at TAFE SA.