ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming)

Have a knack for coding? Our ICT40120 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) will have you exploring programming languages, mobile applications and database creation. This qualification will help you feel prepared in pursuing junior-level programming roles.

If you're keen to create the next big mobile app or happen to be your best self when working on complex, technical projects, then this course is your gateway to exploring your potential in programming.

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Course duration

24 months


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
SQL Developer$1,250 weekly pay
Database Administrator$1,250 weekly pay
Programmer$1,250 weekly pay
Software Developer$1,250 weekly pay
Frontend Developer$1,250 weekly pay
Web Developer$1,250 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Data Engineer$1,920 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming). The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

Enquire with Upskilled to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) is a nationally recognised course delivered by Upskilled, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment options

For more information about this course and payment options please enquire now.

Entry requirements

As a guide, entrants to this program may have completed year 12, or a qualification at Certificate III level or higher, or 3 years of relevant industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.

You'll also need to be at least 18 years at the time of applying for admission.

This program will suit you best if you're interested in gaining skills in programming or if you're an existing IT professional who wishes to receive a formal education through the ICT40120 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming).

You'll complete an interview process with a designated Upskilled representative to ascertain suitability to the program and to review your current skills and experience, as this may allow you to move through the course more quickly.

To ensure that you're able to seamlessly access our online learning platform and video content, you'll need access to a modern computer with high-speed internet. You'll also need to possess basic computing skills, and may be required to complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy skills assessment before enrolment can be confirmed.

About this provider

Upskilled is Australia's pre-eminent provider of qualifications at certificate and diploma level. We specialise in the online delivery of nationally accredited courses in key industries, ensuring that every learning experience is an investment in career opportunity. Upskilled is proud to be synonymous with outcomes that skill the economy, support the community, and reward our graduates on both a personal and professional level.

Operating since 2010
Legal name Upskilled Pty Ltd
RTO code 40374