Information Technology / Computers Courses


A Unique Online Study Course

ASP.Net programmers are in demand for writing web sites.

This way of programming a web site has a lot of advantages. but most programmers just don't know ASP.Net 

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to ASP.Net. By the end of the course, you should be able to easily understand all the major aspects of ASP.Net and use it to produce their own web applications.

Career Opportunities 
Work as web developer for software companies, or do freelance Web design. Freelance
Skilled ASP.Net programmers can be paid very well.

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Certificate in Web Site Development VIT002

Become a Highly Skilled, Web Site Developer or Author

Web Site Development has become a huge industry; and there is high demand for developers who can bring results. I.T. Staff at ACS are world leaders in web site development, rest assured you will be trained by experts.This certificate teaches the most in demand web development tools like HTML,, Visual, Flash, E-commerce and Digital photography.

Career Opportunities
Web developer, Web specialist, Web programmer, Web Site Author

Online Study Course - Enroll in this qualification today, and study at home, by e-learning

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Computer Servicing 1 - BIT203


E Learning Course -Train to be a Computer Technician starting with this self paced online course 

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE? Computer technicians are in high demand. With an increasing number of computers used in both the home and workplace, there is a significant and ever growing demand for people to install, maintain and repair both hardware and software. While many computer courses teach programming, surprisingly few provide the type of training needed to be a competent and effective computer technician. This course provides an introduction to servicing computers. It develops a broad and general understanding of repair and maintenance procedures that can be used at work or home, and in doing so provides a good starting point for anyone seeking a career in computer servicing. IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR ME? This course is for you if you are looking to work as a IT technician or a IT support speicalist or just want to know how to fix your own computer if it has some problems.

Comment from Computer Servicing students:

"Very good course. Look forward to the next one"    I. McKenzie

"I  have learnt so much. A very valuable and interesting course… I look forward to the next one"   Ian

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Computer Servicing II VIT204

Build on your skills in computer repair and servicing
This course expands on Computer Servicing I, and delves deeper into hardware diagnostics, fault analysis, software maintenance and troubleshooting.

Is this course right for me?
If you are looking into expanding your skills more into troubleshooting and hardware diagnostics this course is suitable for you.

  • Develop procedures for routine hardware maintenance of a computer system
  • Evaluate the appropriateness of different computer systems for different applications.
  • Determine different sources of faulty hardware operation in a PC computer system

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Computer Servicing III VIT205

Already experienced at working with computers?
This course builds on computer servicing I and II to learn advanced level skills in maintenance and repair.

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Computer Studies VIT203

Learn More About Using Your Computer
        ....and the various Microsoft Applications

This course is or people who already know how to use a computer, but only at a basic level.
This course is designed for people who know how to use email or to create a document in word; but really don't know too much more.
It helps you to understand how computers work and explore a much wider scope of possible ways you might use a computer (particularly with respect to Microsoft applications).
Is this course right for me?
If you are wanting to work with Microsoft word, excel, access etc this is the course for you.

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Cyber Security VIT103

An essential Course for anyone Using a Computer.

If you want to keep your computer software and hardware secure; you need to learn not only how to react to security threats - you must also condition yourself to react fast, before a threat takes hold and gets worse.

Owning a reference book; or having attended a conference lecture on cyber-security, simply does not do the job

Studying this course is a far better response to a problem that is increasingly important.

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Ecommerce - BIT100

 WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE? Develop an ability to manage commercial transactions electronically, particularly via the internet. While the course is concerned with marketing, management and processing; the primary concern is marketing. E commerce is short for “electronic commerce”. It is anything concerned with doing business electronically. Ecommerce includes commerce conducted over the internet, but also other forms of electronic commerce such as telephone banking, using a fax, or generating and managing accounting systems on a computer (without use of the internet). This course focuses on the internet; but covers other aspects of e commerce as well. IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR ME? This course is excellent for managers and marketing people who are good with general marketing but are not very sure about marketing on the web.

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Flash CS BIT102

Why Choose this course?
Flash can be used to make multimedia files and interactive websites. This course provides a comprehensive introduction to Flash MX. It assumes the student has no knowledge of  Flash at all but they must have access to a computer with a CDROM drive and  Flash MX installed. As with all our computer courses, students are able to purchase the software required (Flash MX) at a heavily discounted price (academic pricing). More information can be obtained about this from the school.

By the end of the course, the student should be able to easily understand all the major aspects of Flash MX and use it to produce their own Flash applications.

Is this course right for me?

If you are thinking of a career in multimedia or graphic design you may decide to use flashm html5 or other tools to create "animations". If you want or need to learn flash; this course can give you the necessary foundation.

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Information Security BIT203

Learn to protect your information

Information Security has always been a vital component of information systems, and ever since the rise of the Internet back in the early 1990’s, information systems have become increasingly accessible by people across the globe. Today, security is one of the highest priorities in most organisations and more and more home users are getting the message and becoming aware of the importance of information security.

This course will teach you how to protect your information - equally applicable for the individual, right through to large companies.

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Javascript BIT202

Learn to create dynamic websites with Javascript! A key skill for anyone who programs websites JavaScript is a powerful scripting language which can be used to read and modify HTML elements, validate data, and it can also react to events such as a mouse click or a key press on the keyboard, etc.

This course will teach you: programming essentials the javascript language DOM and event handling create dynamic html and navigation write web apps and more! This course compliements our HTML course and forms part of the Certificates in Web Development. Javascript is one of the major modern components of creating succesful webpages.

This course will help you build great websites maintain web sites improve your programming skills.

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Networking Foundations BIT103


A computer network, commonly just called a network, is a system of interconnected computers (and devices) that operate interactively. Any number of computers may be connected into a network, from two to dozens, hundreds, thousands or even millions. Networks typically include other devices such as printers, external hard drives, modems and routers, etc. Nearly everyone involved with computers at any level now requires knowledge and skills with networks computer systems.

Gain the skills and competency you need in Networking with this course. Studies include: networking introduction, topology, architecture and transmission media; components and hardware; design and planning; upgrading; basic TCP/IP Services and Applications and more.

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Photoshop CS - VIT202


Develop a basic understanding of how to create and manipulate images and artwork compositions using Adobe Photoshop for use on the web, email and print. Upgraded regularly by a leading graphic artist to retain current industry relevance. This is an excellent entry level course for anyone wanting to use Photoshop in their work (or very keen amateurs).


If you work a lot with images, photos and graphics this course is a must have. It is a excellent course for people who are interested in digital photography and are looking to learn to edit their pictures and make suitable for printing.

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SQL for the Web BIT201


SQL (structured query language) is the most common language used for communicating
with relational databases.

Why choose this course?
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to SQL. By the end of the course, the student should be able to easily understand all the major aspects of SQL.


Is this course right for me?
This course is most suitable for programmers and web developers who are looking to expand their skills with SQL server


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Visual Basic.Net BIT101

Why choose this course?
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to Visual Basic.NET.

ACS student comment: "I am finding the course very valuable it is keeping me focused and the content is excellent. I have a tendency to go off on tangents but the structure of the course keeps me on track." Bill Anderston, Aust - Visual Basic.Net course

It assumes the student has no knowledge of Visual Basic or computer programming at all, but they must have access to a computer with either Visual Studio.NET or Visual Basic.NET installed.

As with all our computer courses, academic pricing allows the student to purchase the software required at a heavily discounted price. More information can be obtained about this from the school. By the end of the course, the student should be able to easily understand all the major aspects of Visual Basic.NET and use it to produce their own windows based applications.

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Writing a Web Site - HTML VIT102

  • Learn to create web pages.
  • Explore different methods of laying out an HTML page.

Investigate some of the techniques employed by web developers to Navigate between web pages. Experiment with the use of images and background images on web pages. Use style sheets to change the look and feel of a web page. Build a web site based on a client design specification.


This course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn programming in html. It can be a hobby or to create a website for your personal or business use. Keeping in mind that web development companies charge thousands of dollars to develop websites for businesses this course is a good investment.

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