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Library and Information Services - Diploma (BSB52115-01V01)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Study area: Librarianship, Information Management and Curatorial Studies 
National code: BSB52115  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong  Flexible  36 Weeks 5-Feb-2019  Tue, Wed, Thu 
Features: Traineeships, VET student loans 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of individuals with a sound theoretical knowledge base who use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work or the work of a team. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some responsibility for the output of others.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification 
Career opportunities:
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 19WLG-010 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Class commences Tuesday 5 February 2019. This is a flexible delivery course with lessons delivered via Adobe connect and face-to-face skype sessions on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 5-Feb-2019 
About: Semester 1 Information Week Monday, 21 January to Friday, 25 January 2019. Register your interest via TAFE NSW's Facebook page HERE
Students will be expected to spend up to 25 hours per week outside the classroom on directed activities and self-directed learning. Students will be expected to engage in a range of activities to support the supervised learning which may include: independent study, research, preparation of assessment tasks, learning support, online learning via Moodle.

The expectation is that by enrolling in this qualification you commit to the time frame in which the qualification is being delivered. The proposed study schedule will be discussed and an individual training plan will be established. Should you fall behind your agreed schedule you will be required to complete additional work and learning outside scheduled class time.

Library Technicians usually work under the supervision of a Librarian and have a strong focus and vital role in customer service. With a focus on operational and technical aspects of library and information, typical tasks and responsibilities may include:
Assisting with loan and reference queries at the counter and by phone Assisting with internet and online database searches Maintaining library resources, records and systems Entering and editing data into computerised systems Operating photocopiers and other IT and AV equipment Arranging inter-library loans Develop and present promotional programs, including displays and library tours

This is an ALIA (Australian Library and Information Association) Accredited Course.

To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following four steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI) Register, apply or enrol

If you have any queries, one of our dedicated advisors would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Application next steps: Your application will now be assessed and we will let you know the outcome. If you indicated you would like a VET Student Loan we will be in touch with you soon to assess your eligibility and to explain how to proceed.

If you do apply for a VET Student Loan you will need to have your Tax File Number (TFN) handy. If you do not have a TFN you can apply for one through most Australia Post outlets, and obtain a Certificate of Application for a TFN. Once you receive your TFN from the Australian Tax Office (ATO) you must contact your college so they can arrange for you to enter it into your VET Student Loan application. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.

VET Student Loans are available for this course. The Unit of Study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Course fees: $4,060
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a fee exemption. In claiming the exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accordance with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.

The Unit of Study fees below, apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study or experience. Make sure you talk to a teacher as soon as possible about applying for Recognition

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their courses fees. More information will be provided when you enrol.

BSB52115, 19WLG-010 19WLG-003 S&S VSL UOS 1 $1015
Start: Tuesday, 5 February 2019 Census Date: Monday, 4 March 2019

BSB52115, 19WLG-010 19WLG-004 S&S VSL UOS 2 $1015
Start: Monday, 23 April 2019 Census Date: Monday, 3 June 2019

BSB52115, 19WLG-010 19WLG-005 S&S VSL UOS 3 $1015
Start: Monday, 8 July 2019 Census Date: Monday, 5 August 2019

BSB52115, 19WLG-010 19WLG-006 S&S VSL UOS 4 $1015
Start: Monday, 23 September 2019 Census Date: Tuesday, 4 November 2019
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments: First day of attendance will be Tuesday 5 February 2019.
This is a flexible delivery course with lessons delivered via Adobe connect and face-to-face skype sessions on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Students will be expected to spend up to 25 hours per week outside the classroom on directed activities and self-directed learning. Students will be expected to engage in a range of activities to support the supervised learning which may include: independent study, research, preparation of assessment tasks, learning support, online learning via Moodle.

The expectation is that by enrolling in this qualification you commit to the time frame in which the qualification is being delivered. The proposed study schedule will be discussed and an individual training plan will be established. Should you fall behind your agreed schedule you will be required to complete additional work and learning outside scheduled class time.

Library Technicians usually work under the supervision of a Librarian and have a strong focus and vital role in customer service. With a focus on operational and technical aspects of library and information, typical tasks and responsibilities may include:
Assisting with loan and reference queries at the counter and by phone Assisting with internet and online database searches Maintaining library resources, records and systems Entering and editing data into computerised systems Operating photocopiers and other IT and AV equipment Arranging inter-library loans Develop and present promotional programs, including displays and library tours

This is an ALIA (Australian Library and Information Association) Accredited Course. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601