Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies

  • Qualification:

    Certificate IV

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    Max 12 months

  • Start date:

    Anytime - start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Upskilled (RTO 40374)

  • Career Outcomes:

    Web Designer | Web Developer | IT Administrator | Multimedia Developer |

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

The online Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies (ICT40815) course offered by Upskilled is aimed at those trying to break into the digital media industry.

You will gain the skills for entry-level roles and will receive a solid foundation in essential functions. With this training under your belt you’ll be able to work in fields such as animation, web development and digital media programming.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course; however, the following pathways are preferred:

  • Successful completion of Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology, or other relevant qualifications or equivalent core units; OR
  • Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments in an information technology support role

What You’ll Learn

In this digital media technologies course, the units of competency you will study include:

  • CUADIG401 – Author interactive media
  • ICTICT404 – Use online learning tools
  • BSBCRT401 – Articulate, present and debate ideas
  • BSBWHS304 – Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • ICTICT418 – Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTPMG401 – Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTICT419 – Work effectively in the digital media industry
  • ICTICT408 – Create technical documentation
  • ICTWEB414 – Design simple web page layouts
  • ICTWEB407 – Conduct operational acceptance tests of websites
  • ICTWEB301 – Create a simple markup language document
  • ICTWEB411 – Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB402 – Confirm accessibility of websites for people with special needs
  • CUAPOS402 – Manage media assets
  • CUAANM301 – Create 2D digital animations
  • ICTWEB409 – Develop cascading style sheets
  • CUASOU202 – Perform basic sound editing

Upskilled may make changes to this course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or meet other regulatory requirements.

Why study with Upskilled?

Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that delivers innovative, effective and accredited courses at a certificate and diploma level. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, Upskilled partners with businesses and career-minded individuals to achieve amazing outcomes.

Upskilled understand the impacts of the digital age and are committed to delivering a premier online training experience that will revolutionise the way you learn. Choose from over 100 qualifications across more than 20 disciplines and start chasing your dream career today. With Upskilled, you're qualifying for tomorrow!

Student Support

As a student of Upskilled, you will have access to continued support, advice and guidance from your online trainer via phone or email. Your trainer will give you valuable feedback on your assessments and help you with your course material. Additional support with your study is also available during out-of-work hours via phone or Skype.

Upskilled recognise that learning is an interaction. For that reason, they've put in place the right tools that deliver effective skills learning and are interactive too. By understanding how people systemise information effectively, Upskilled has been able to develop online programs that make study natural, rewarding, and fun.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon completion of this business course, you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies (ICT40815) from Upskilled.

This online Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies (ICT40815) is an ideal starting point for any budding digital media professionals.

Curious about where a career in information technology could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Upskilled offers a choice of two convenient payment options to help make studying more affordable:

Option 1 – Save 15% when you pay upfront 
Total course cost: $3,780 (down from $4,450)

Option 2 – 24-month interest-free payment plan
No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $43 a week!