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All You Need to Know About Australia’s “Great Resignation”

The wake of COVID-19 has brought plenty of critical economic change: the shift from physical to digital business, permanent work-from-home arrangements, and a looming movement many have now dubbed “The Great Resignation”. While the early stages of the pandemic have pushed many to clutch onto their current jobs, the lockdowns now seem to be having […]

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What can I do with a Certificate III in Information Technology?

Stepping foot in the IT field for the first time? Whether you’re seeking an entry-level tech job or simply exploring new career opportunities, a Certificate III in Information Technology can help get you started on the basics of the sector. Exploring transferable tech skills across areas of programming, web development, cybersecurity, and networking – qualified […]

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Young women studying ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology from AIICT

Kickstart Your Tech Career with ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology

Stepping into the workforce? As with many job-seekers, a high salary potential, blooming industry growth, and flexible opportunities are likely among your top priorities. In the world of tech, you’ll experience all these and more. As one of Australia’s most in-demand industries, the ICT field offers endless prospects for those with the right skills and […]

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3 key qualities that make you a great project manager

Project management is a typically challenging, yet rewarding career path – best suiting those with a natural flair for leadership, problem-solving, and business strategy. Those in this field focus on seeing business projects to completion, helping manage its finances, schedule, quality, resources, and potential risks. The industry offers clear and expansive career progression, with varying […]

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How to change careers in your 30s

Few things are as foreign as having a “job for life” in the modern Australian workforce – in fact, statistics show that the average worker has around three new jobs per decade, with an average tenure of 3.3 years (or three years and four months). Based on further calculations, this likely leads to one having […]

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How to make a difference to Australia’s digital skill shortage

Article by DDLS CEO Jon Lang. The COVID-induced reduction in migration has created a shortage of skills in many sectors of the Australian economy, and the impact has been particularly severe on the technology industry. According to Deloitte Access Economics, 30% fewer temporary migrants with technology skills arrived in Australia in the 2019-20 financial year […]

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The 5 pros and cons of working in cyber security

With cyber crime on an endless incline, demand for cyber security skills has grown increasingly critical. Australians have reportedly spent an approximate of $5.6 billion on the sector in 2020 – a number expected to reach $7.6 billion by 2024. As we venture further into an ever-digital world, this growth is only set to reach […]

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The 5 pros and cons of working in cyber security

3 Short Courses you can do to build your skills now

Whether you’re looking to gain that promotion, exploring new interests, or simply about to step foot in the job market – short online courses are a common and effective method of building the skills you need for success. Not only are vocational qualifications attractive among potential employers (typically demonstrating drive and initiative), they also offer […]

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3 Short Courses you can do to build your skills now

DDLS and AIICT team up to boost digital skills in Victoria

DDLS and The Australian Institute of ICT (AIICT) are joining forces to deliver 12 week training courses as part of the Victorian Government’s new Digital Jobs program. The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly increased the demand for digital skills, and as a result Victoria is working to meet the needs of a growing, digital economy. The program […]

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AIICT appoints Sally McDonough as General Manager

DDLS, Australia’s largest provider of corporate IT and cybersecurity training, has named Sally McDonough as General Manager of its start-up company, the Australian Institute of ICT (AIICT). Operated by DDLS since 2019, AIICT aims to address the growing need for accredited IT skills in the Australian workforce. McDonough will report to DDLS CEO, Jon Lang, […]

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