Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability

  • Qualification:

    Graduate Certificate

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    8 months

  • Start date:

    Anytime - start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Upskilled (RTO 40374)

  • Career Outcomes:

    IT Sustainability Systems Consultant | IT Sustainability Solutions Architect | IT Sustainability Project Manager | IT Sustainability Technology Specialist | IT Sustainability Business Manager | View All

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

Expand your ICT skillset and specialise in the niche field of IT sustainability by studying this online Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability (ICT80215) course. Delivered by Upskilled, who has program membership with the Microsoft IT Academy, this course is an ideal pathway for IT professionals looking to move into more senior positions.

The postgraduate course is delivered entirely online, and provides students with a foundational understanding of how to lead analysis, implementation and integration of new IT solutions in order to achieve organisational goals. Students will learn how to identify opportunities for sustainability, use green IT approaches, utilise CO2 calculation tools and set up digital waste responsibility protocols. The course also covers green strategy development, green policy creation and equips students with the research skills needed to collect and analyse data.


Anyone can apply, however candidates will benefit from having:

  • Successfully completed any ICT diploma or advanced diploma; OR
  • Worked in senior network engineering or ICT roles

What You’ll Learn

The units you may study include:

  • Conduct a business case study for integrating sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
  • Facilitate business analysis
  • Manage improvements in ICT sustainability
  • Lead applied research in ICT sustainability

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 successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability (ICT80215) from Upskilled.

This online program is ideally suited to IT professionals looking to specialise their skills and move beyond working in desktop support. The nationally recognised certification only takes 8 months to complete and can be studied entirely online.

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: $7,730 (down from $9,090)

Option 2 – 24-month interest-free payment plan
No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $87 a week!