Are you interested in developing or enhancing your skills in information and knowledge management? If so, this online course is an ideal professional development program for you.
The Certificate of Information and Knowledge Management provides you with the skills and knowledge required to utilise and manage information and knowledge management systems for an organisation. You will also learn the best strategies for retaining key information and company knowledge.
This information and knowledge management course is ideal for managers who are responsible for ensuring that key information and corporate knowledge are retained, accessible to others and are utilised to improve business outcomes.
On completion this course, you will feel confident to teach others how to use an information or knowledge management system and successfully manage the use of these systems for a company or organisation.
Unit 1 - Utilise a knowledge management system
Knowledge management system
What is knowledge?
Aspects of knowledge management
Levels of knowledge
Security and legislation
Commercial in confidence
Conflict of interest
Systems administration / procedures
Information management systems
Prepare inputs to system
Input gathering methods
Clarity and accuracy of inputs
Improve work practices
Unit 2- Manage an information or knowledge management system
IM or KM systems
Facilitate learning activities
Policies and procedures
Effectiveness of learning activities
Transfer of learning
Manage use of IM or KM system
Policies and procedures
Security of system
Integration and alignment
Review use of IM or KM system
Review business and operational plan
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 30 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: $100.00. 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!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
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.