Information and Communications Technology Industry Reference Committee

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The Information and Communications Technology IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to the following industries within the information and communications technology sector: information technology; communications technology; and digital media.

These qualifications are included in the ICT – Information and Communications Technology Training Package.

The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process, providing opportunity for interested parties to make a contribution.

Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.

The Information and Communications Technology IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation PricewaterhouseCoopers Skills for Australia. For more information, visit Skills for Australia's.

Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.

The AISC has approved the following members for the Information and Communications Technology IRC:

Category Organisation Representative Member Type Jurisdiction
Employee Association Communication Workers Union James Perkins  Member VIC
Employer/Enterprise Microsoft Australia Beth Worrall  Member SA
Employer/Enterprise Optimi Digital Jim Wyatt  Member WA
Employer/Enterprise Telstra Anthony Sapardanis  Member VIC
Employer/Enterprise Atlassian David Masters  Member ACT
Employer/Enterprise NBN TBA    
Employer/Enterprise Industry Skills Advisory Council-NT Yvonne Webb  Deputy Chair NT
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Information Industry Association Kevin Harris  Member ACT
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Computer Society Louise Smith  Member QLD
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Industry Group Charles Hoang  Member NSW
Government Australian Communications and Media Authority Dominic Byrne  Member VIC
Government Digital Transformation Agency Andrew Kempson  Member ACT