What will I learn?

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are job ready and competent in a wide range of information and communications technology (ICT) roles and apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using problem solving skills and effective communication with others.

Course Pathways

After graduating from the ICT40120 – Certificate IV in Information Technology further study options with CBC includes: Certificate IV in Information Technology with specialisation in Database Development or Programming, Diploma of Information Technology with or without specialisation in Advanced Programming OR Database and Data Management OR Cyber Security or student will have the option to move to Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Business or Leadership & Management courses, Commercial Cookery or Hospitality Management courses or student can progress on to a University such as USQ or a University of their choice.

Total number of units - 20, 7 core units and 13 elective units.


  • Database Development
  • Programming



Study options

Full Time (65 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$12,000.00 (6,42,398) per year
AUD $12,000 for the entire course
Start date

11 October 2021, 15 November 2021


Canterbury Business College (RTO Code: 6554, CRICOS Provider Code: 01899K)

Level 6 / 29-37 Bellevue Street,


New South Wales,

2010, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

  • An overall IELTS band 5.5 or equivalent and above
  • 18 years and above with a High School Certificate (Year 12)
  • Overseas candidates must provide evidence of successful completion of an IT course.
  • Learners will have completed a Pre-training review during the enrolment process and demonstrate their learning capacity to undertake course.
  • Where a candidate has completed a Certificate II, III, IV, or Diploma, it is advised that they do provide verified copies of it, at the time of application for recognition purposes.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.