Goanna Education has partnered with the Australian Computer Society to develop the in-demand and nationally recognised qualification – ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development) and (Cloud Architecture). 

Along with consultation with IT industry partners, this qualification has been designed as an intensive Bootcamp style program, with the intention to get candidates trained and employment-ready for a career in this rapidly changing industry.

Goanna Education - ACS

Australian Computer Society Inc (RTO Code 40184)



22 week intensive course

Bootcamp style education is practical, hands on project-based and is proven to maximise learning outcomes


This course covers a variety of skills and disciplines relating to Front End Web Development


This course covers a variety of skills and disciplines relating to Cloud Architecture


12 week on the job experience

This course involves a 12 week on-the-job internship that provides practical hands-on experience to develop newly learned skills


Goanna Education is committed to supporting students fulfill their career ambitions. In addition to the industry internship we offer career pathway support in connecting you with possible future employers in the IT sector*.

Graduates may find employment* as a:

  • Web Developers
  • Software Testers
  • IT Administrators
  • IT Office Managers
  • DevOps Engineer
  • Business Analyst

*employment outcomes are not guaranteed


Students will have the opportunity to utilise the Web Development and Cloud Architecture skills that they have learned in an Internship. This practical experience in a real world environment will be supplemented by units that build competency in a variety of professional skills.

Goanna Education’s career pathway support extends to exposure to industry throughout the course. 


This bootcamp is taught by expert instructors who can help you quickly master technical basics of web development so that you’re job ready upon graduation.  

You’ll be taken through the fundamentals of creating and building dynamic webpages, designing the user experience of a website and using CSS. 


The specialisation in cloud architecture has been designed to supplement students existing and acquired technical knowledge throughout the course. 

Students will learn the ability to design, improve and implement cloud infrastructure.


Goanna Education is excited to be partnering with Avanade the leading provider of innovative digital cloud services , business solutions and design-led experiences on the Microsoft ecosystem.
Avanade will be offering students who successfully complete the 22 weeks virtual classroom component of this program with a 3-month paid internship to test their skills and work with their expert team of professionals.
This is a great opportunity to gain real workplace experience and put newly developed skills and knowledge into practice, don’t miss out, enrol into the program by 21st January 2022.

*Student must be an Australian Citizen and successfully clear the screening process by Avanade to be eligible for on-the-job training with Avanade.


Students will have the opportunity to sit industry certifications from AWS and Microsoft during the Cloud component of the program.
Offering students a nationally recognised qualifications as well as industry recognised certifications upon successful completion of the program.

Register for a program overview brochure to find out more.


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Qualification name

Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development) and (Cloud Architecture)


Front End Web Development and Cloud Architecture

Delivery mode/learning

The delivery mode is by live, online, trainer facilitated virtual classroom learning, including self-guided learning activities to be completed outside of the virtual classroom. This course also includes a 12-week internship with hands-on experience, mentoring and online guided training.

RTO Code

Australian Computer Society Inc
(RTO Code 40184)

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) has partnered with Goanna Education to develop this in-demand nationally recognised qualification and is actively involved in all aspects of the program and compliance.

  • Goanna Education will manage fees, enrolments, delivery of training and internship arrangements
  • ACS responsible for RPL, CT and issuance of certificates as well as reporting requirements to ASQA

Along with consultation with IT industry partners, this qualification has been designed as an intensive Bootcamp style program, with the intention to get candidates trained and employment-ready for a career in this rapidly changing industry.

This program also comes with future employment support upon successful completion of the qualification; in which Goanna Education will provide access to their network connections and employment gateways where possible to our industry partners. Although this does not guarantee employment outcomes it will provide candidates with the confidence to start their IT career journeys.

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

  • programming: building, testing and applying basic object-oriented language skills and software developments
  • front end web development: designing dynamic and complex websites, user experience solutions and documents using extensible mark-up languages
  • cloud architecture: developing, improving and designing cloud infrastructure, including disaster recovery plans

This course will still meet all the standard compliance requirements and has a 22 week* full-time study workload of 40 hours per week including virtual classroom sessions (35 hours per week) and self-guided learning (5 hours per week). The program will also include a 12-week internship with a
mix of on the job training, practical hands-on experience as well as continuing virtual classroom sessions and self guided learning.

*excluding break and holiday periods

TermUnits of CompetencyCore, Specialisation or Elective


ICTPRG430 Apply introductory object-oriented language skillsElective
 ICTPRG433 Test software developmentsElective
 ICTICT449 Use version control systems in development environmentsElective
 ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practicesElective
2. Front End Web DevelopmentICTWEB514 Create dynamic web pagesFront End Web Specialisation
 ICTWEB513 Build dynamic websites Front End Web Specialisation
 ICTICT530 Design user experience solutionFront End Web Specialisation
 ICTWEB518 Build a document using extensible markup languageFront End Web Specialisation
 ICTWEB519 Develop complex web page layouts Front End Web Specialisation
 ICTWEB520 Develop complex cascading style sheetsFront End Web Specialisation
3. The CloudICTCLD501 Develop cloud disaster recovery plansCloud Architecture Specialisation
 ICTCLD502 Design and implement highly available cloud infrastructureCloud Architecture Specialisation
 ICTCLD503 Implement web-scale cloud infrastructureCloud Architecture Specialisation
 ICTCLD504 Improve cloud-based infrastructureCloud Architecture Specialisation
Internship12-week Internship work placement incorporating delivery of Module 4 and 5 
4. Create an opportunityBSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts Core
 BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practicesCore
 BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a teamCore
5. Business SkillsICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisationCore
 ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environmentsCore
 ICTSAS527 Manage client problemsCore

A comfortable workstation including an ergonomic desk and chair is required. There are minimal information technology requirements to optimally access the online learning system and resources:

  • A modern computer/laptop
    • RAM: Minimum: 4 GB; Recommended: 8 GB
    • Processor: Minimum: x64 Processor: 1.6 GHz; Recommended: 2.0 GHz or faster
    • Hard disk: Minimum: 50 GB+
  • Webcam and microphone
  • Internet access (Broadband or higher)
  • A modern Web Browser (e.g. latest version of Google Chrome, etc).
  • Microsoft Windows 10 equivalent or higher
  • Minimum student software requirements are:
    • Microsoft Word 2010 or higher
    • Microsoft Project 2010 or higher
    • Microsoft Excel 2010 or higher
    • Microsoft Powerpoint 2010 or higher
    • Some modules may have additional software requirements
  • Any PDF reader

Goanna Education requires candidates to meet some entry requirements prior to enrolment to ensure that candidates have the required skills and knowledge to successfully complete the qualification at this level.

Candidates must:

  • Preferably be 24 years old and above at the time of enrolment*
  • Be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents. Only
    Australian Citizens will be considered for on-the-job training with Avanade. Permanent Residents will be supported by the Goanna Education Team for alternative on-the-job training opportunities.
  • Complete a Pre-enrolment interview which includes :
    • A Pre-Training Assessment to determine their ability to successfully participate and complete the program.
    • Must have a moderate level of computer literacy (Candidates may be required to qualify for a separate computer literacy test)
    • An interview on their suitability for this program

Students will undertake various activities in an informal and formal assessment setting. The main assessment methods for the units within this qualification include knowledge-based questions and a project for each Unit of Competency.


Fees for this program will be spread across the terms of the program.

The fees for the Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development) and (Cloud Architecture) are as follows: (prices are listed in $AUD)

Total course fee$13,000
Total units20
Fees per unit$650
TermNumber of unitsInstalmentFee
Application Enrolment fee (paid during enrolment)
14Term 1 Commencement$2,250
26Term 2 Commencement$3,900
34Term 3 Commencement$2,600
46Term 4 Commencement$3,900

For example Term 1 includes 4 units therefore the instalment fee would be

$650 x 4 = $2600.

*However, because the application fee of $350 has already been invoiced and paid for, the total instalment fee will be $2600 - $350 = $2250.

A tailored schedule of fees with the term commencement dates will be provided with student enrolment details.


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