Information & Communication Technology Training & Certification

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Our training program is aimed at developing a community of certified … to ensure their staff are fully trained and proficient in the implementation of ICT products.

Certification provides your organization with recognition of your skills and knowledge. It also gives our users peace of mind in the knowledge that ICT qualified professionals are responsible for the installation, implementation, management and administration of ICT products.

Careers in computer science and ICT

If you’re considering a career in computer science or ICT, you might be wondering if both disciplines mean the same thing. So, do they? Not quite. Although both share many similarities, each discipline has a different focus. For a start, ICT is not just about computers, rather, it has a broad approach that studies how digital information is communicated. In contrast, IT is focuses on hardware and the way computers process data, while computer science focuses on theory and programming.

At bachelor degree level, the courses you can take in this field include:

  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Business Informatics
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Microelectronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology/ICT
  • Bachelor of Multimedia/Multimedia & Digital Arts
  • Bachelor of Science (Games Software Design and Production)
  • Bachelor of Internet Science and Technology
  • Bachelor of Science (Software Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Science (Information Systems)

Here’s a look at different careers grouped according to different roles within the field. Do note that job roles will overlap in many work environments – as such, do not rely on a job title only to determine what duties you will be undertaking in a particular setting. It’s best to do some research about different industries and organisations, their job titles, and the specific tasks they require, in order to find a job role that best matches your skills and interests.

Analysts

  • Business analyst
  • Business systems analyst
  • Business systems planner
  • Database analyst
  • Systems administration analyst
  • Test analyst
Developers

  • Analyst/ Programmer
  • Application programmer
  • Computer animator
  • Data warehouse developer
  • Database developer
  • Developer/ Applications programmer
  • e-Commerce programmer
  • Games designer and developer
  • Multimedia developer
  • Network analyst
  • Senior programmer
  • Software programmer
  • Systems programmer

Web programmer

Managers

  • Development manager
  • e-Commerce project manager
  • Information systems manager
  • Network manager
  • Operations manager
  • Service manager
  • Team leader
  • Technical development manager
  • Test manager
Quality specialists

  • Auditor
  • EDP auditor
  • QA test analyst
  • Quality lead
  • Quality specialist
  • Tester
Engineers

  • Computer service engineer
  • Computer systems engineer
  • Customer engineer
  • Electronics engineer
  • Hardware design engineer
  • Integration engineer
  • Network engineer
  • Software engineer
  • Systems engineer
  • Technical support engineer
  • Telecommunications engineer
End-user and technical support roles

  • Computer operator
  • Computer systems officer
  • Customer engineer
  • Database administrator
  • Hardware technician
  • Helpdesk operator
  • ICT trainer/ educator
  • Repair/ Service engineer
Other specialist roles

  • Communications specialist
  • Data modeller
  • Design specialist
  • Design technician/ specialist – research and development (R&D)
  • Desktop publisher
  • e-Commerce architect
  • e-Learning coordinator
  • Geographic information specialist
  • Instructional designer
  • Internet/ Intranet administrator
  • Knowledge management specialist
  • Network administrator
  • Network designer
  • Security specialist
  • Software architect
  • Solutions architect
  • Systems administrator
  • Technical implementer
  • Technical installer
  • Technical writer/ documenter
  • Web administrator
  • Web architect
  • Web designer
Sales and marketing

  • Account manager
  • After-sales consultant
  • Computer sales and marketing manager
  • Contracts administration manager
  • Customer contact centre operator
  • Customer training officer
  • Pre-sales consultant

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