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:
|Peak body||Australian Computer Society||Ms Louise Smith||QLD|
|Australian Industry Group||Mr Charles Hoang||NSW|
|Australian Information Industry Association||Mr Kevin Harris||ACT|
|Employer / Enterprise||Cisco||Ms Emma Broadbent|
|Industry Skills Advisory Council Northern Territory||Ms Yvonne Webb||NT|
|Microsoft Australia||Mr David Masters (Chair)||ACT|
|NBN||Ms Amanda Hogarth (Deputy Chair)||VIC|
|Telstra||Ms Emma McDonald||VIC|
|Union||Communication Workers Union||Mr David Smithwick||VIC|
|Government||Australian Communications and Media Authority||Mr Patrick Emery||ACT|
|Digital Transformation Agency||TBC|
|Industry Growth Centre||AustCyber||Mr Owen Pierce||ACT|