If your business doesn’t use cloud computing, you’re missing out on the many benefits of a setting up a virtual office that connects your business from anywhere and at any time. A cloud-based business enjoys reduced IT costs, protection of data and systems, greater collaboration potential, ability to implement flexible work practices and automatic updates.
Introduction to Cloud Computing is designed to provide the knowledge and skills you need to implement cloud computing in a business. You will learn how data flows within a business, how to determine future computing needs and make improvements to business operations.
In this online cloud computing course, you will also learn the risks and potential opportunities of implementing a cloud computing system for a business. You will also learn about cost-benefit analysis, software as a service, cloud cruiser lists and data strategies.
This professional development course will also explore the four models of cloud deployment, how to budget for short and long-term priorities and implementation planning. You will also learn how to communicate key features of the cloud computing and to train staff to become efficient using cloud computing.
On completion of this course, you will have gained the knowledge, skills and tools you need to introduce cloud computing to business operations.
Unit - Introduce cloud computing into business operations
Review computer resources
Review internet connection
Data flows within the business
Future computing needs
Improvements to business operations
Summarise business computing needs
Cloud computing fundamentals
Types of services offered and their costs
Relevant cloud computing services
What is cloud computing
Infrastructure and platforms
Software as a service
4 models of cloud deployment
Basic cost-benefit analysis
Cost of cloud services
Risks introducing cloud computing
Preparing a business case
Cloud cruiser list
Introducing cloud computing to a business
Budget for short and long-term priorities
Communicating the key features of the plan
Training to become more efficient using cloud computing
Coaching and mentoring programs
When you study with Australian Online Courses, you will be assessed using a competency-based training method.
Competency-based training focuses on the achievement of skills and knowledge against set criteria to meet industry-standard and is not benchmarked against other students’ work.
In this course, the assessment will be comprised of written assignments and exercises, which may include short answer questions, reports, essays, research projects and reflective tasks.
If you do not achieve a competency result on your first attempt, you have two more attempts to pass your assessment. So, you have three attempts in total to obtain a competency result.
In this way, you can complete your course in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
No entry requirements;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support;
Easy to understand course content;
Twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 15 hours. Twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
Yes! The cost for printed materials for this course is $50 per unit.Total cost for optional printed materials is: $50.00. Printed materials are optional and not required to complete the course. Everything you need to complete the course is provided online via our e-learning system.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
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BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.