22588VIC Certificate III in Enabling Technologies

VU course code: 22588VIC | Level of study: TAFE
0.5 years full time
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Gain the skills needed for an entry level job in the digital world with a Certificate III in Enabling Technologies 22588VIC at Victoria University.

You will learn how you can secure employment in roles where the use of enabling technology is a core function.

You will develop skills and technical knowledge needed to:

  • solve workplace challenges
  • develop a career plan for technology and digital futures
  • discover the impact evolving technology has on jobs
  • identify and report cyber security threats.

This course will equip you with a qualification needed for an entry level job in ICT or IT. You will then be well-placed for a career in an industry with an anticipated rate of high growth.

NRT logoThis course is nationally recognised training.

Entry requirements

When assessing your application, we consider your education, work experience, current skills and personal attributes (where relevant).

Applicants for this course will need to meet the entry criteria outlined below. If you don’t meet the entry criteria, you may be able to gain entry by first completing a different course. We call this a ‘pathway’.

You may also be eligible for ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’, which lets you finish your course more quickly when you have gained some of the skills required from past study or work experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Victoria University is committed to providing a transparent admissions process. Find out more about how to apply for our courses, and our commitment to admissions transparency. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry into this course. Past academic performance may be considered.

Course Structure

The course structure comprises the following core and elective units. These electives have been selected based on industry needs, graduate pathways and/or student and teacher feedback.
To be awarded the Certificate III in Enabling Technologies, a student must successfully complete a total of fourteen (14) units of competency, comprising of:

  • six (6) core units, and;
  • eight (8) elective units, of which:

A minimum of two full streams to be selected from the list below as follows:Two Enabling Streams

VCAA Approved VCE VET Delivered to Secondary Schools (VETDSS Program Structure:Please note, this program is subject to VCAA release for delivery in 2023.

Fees & scholarships

TAFE fees vary, depending on how much the government contributes towards course costs (if anything).

Read below to find out about the fee ‘type’, the estimated yearly tuition costs for this course, and the financial support on offer.




The Certificate III in Enabling Technologies 22588VIC from Victoria University Polytechnic will give you the qualification and knowledge needed for entry level roles such as:

  • Level 1 Help Desk support officer
  • PC repair technician
  • ICT administrator
  • ICT systems administration assistant
  • information security administrator.

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Immersed in evolving technologies
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"If you need help with lessons or assignments, your lecturers are there for you – because while they’re industry experts, they’re very approachable."
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