Learn the skills needed to create a drool-worthy computer set up with our IT Hardware and Software micro-credential. You need to walk before you can run, and that’s where this short course is going to come in handy.

There’s possibly nothing more satisfying than a computer set-up that looks good (i.e. is totally pinnable and ready for Insta fame), and runs as smooth as silk.

We’re here to give you a bit of help with this foundation course in IT hardware and software. You probably want to pimp your PC — add power, bias and psychedelic lighting, and case with a clear side window so you can see your magnum opus. You need to walk before you can run, and that’s where this micro-credential is going to come in handy.

If you’re reading this article, you might already be aware that the information technology industry is one of the fastest growing in Australia and around the world. According to some reputable sources, the industry is expected to have around 80,000 job openings over the next five years. So whether you’re here because you see a career in it, or you’re just passionate about your quest in technological knowledge, this is the course for you.

This short course will teach you how to build and maintain computer hardware, install software and connect to networks. You'll also learn about laptops and mobile devices, and begin your journey into virtualisation and cloud computing, Windows installation and configuration, and Linux.

If you're keen to up your tech skills, take a look at the course.