Make your mark on the industry as a coder or developer

The Certificate IV in Information Technology (specialising in Programming and Database Development) provides you with a solid base of knowledge and skills to be job ready and competent in a wide range of information and communications technology (ICT) roles.

You will apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, programming with Java and Python, designing databases, configuring database management systems, using problem solving skills and effective communication with others.

The skills required for programmer, database developer or software developer roles may include, but are not restricted to:

Programming - Object Oriented Programming, Software development
Database Developer - Designing and Building Databases
Data Analytics

During the course, you’ll learn how to communicate with business clients; configure and maintain databases; apply intermediate programming skills; develop a user interface and ensure a safe workplace.

Four days a week 8:30 –4:30

Please note: The information on this page is for non-trainees only. View the traineeship version of this course.

Course code
Delivery location
Not available for International students
Full Time, 6 months.
Start dates
17 July

Please note: Students may be required to undertake an assessment of their literacy and numeracy as part of their application process.

Nationally Recognised Training logoChisholm is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and provides Nationally Recognised Training (NRT). This means you can be assured that our training will provide you with a qualification that is recognised and respected across Australia.

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.