Course Description

Open Colleges' Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies will prepare you to confidently:

  • Navigate internet and website basics.
  • Create websites, taking into consideration design factors including visual elements, as well as user experience.
  • Understand and comply with copyright, web standards and WHS.
  • Learn about web-hosting.
  • Take on basic front end (HTML, CSS, Javascript) and back end coding (PHP).
  • Manage databases (SQL) and database connections to webpages.
  • Execute the basics of CMS (WordPress).
  • Monitor and maintain websites

Why study this course?

  • This online web design course will equip you with career-focused IT skills, and will take you beyond web building basics.
  • The ICT40315 Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies will provide you with the skills and knowledge to move into a variety of entry-level IT fields, including: web development, web design or digital production.
  • This web development course is also perfect for people looking to take the next step in their career by upskilling with advanced technical web development skills.
  • Study online and fit your learning around your lifestyle and work. With this website development course, you can study where you want, when you want, at a pace that suits you.


Potential career outcomes

  • Digital Media Assistant
  • Junior Developer
  • Junior Digital/Web Designer
  • Website Administrator
  • Website assistant