Library and Information Services
About the Course
This course provides the skills and knowledge to provide essential high level technical skills and knowledge to be able to work effectively in a library and information services environment and includes teamwork, customer service, managing collections, WHS and other complex Library and Information Services specific task knowledge.
NSW Skills List
This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled
|Qualification||Statement of Attainment|
There are no entry requirements for this course.
Recognition of Prior Learning
TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:
On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus
You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL
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Where can I study?
TAFE Western Connect
Enrolment Code: 166-52550V04-18WCN-005
TAFE Western Connect
How will I study?
The four units offered in this course are are from the Diploma of Library and Information course.
In this blended learning course you will undertake your learning and assessment through a combination of Adobe Connect sessions, the use of VoiceThread, Libero, and online resources and assessments.
Your facilitator will provide study support online, over the phone and via email. Your learning resources are available through our Library Moodle. Once you have successfully completed these units you may then enrol into the Diploma of Library and Information course to gain further skills.
To see how the course is presented online please view the following presentation at: http://youtu.be/QDFddg3Q-HM
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
Units of Competency
|BSBCUS501||Manage quality customer service|
|BSBLIB511||Research and analyse information to meet customer needs|
|BSBLIB603||Contribute to collection management|
|BSBLIB604||Extend own information literacy skills to locate information|
When will I study?
Class attendance is Part time
This course is offered through blended delivery - online learning, resources, email and telephone contact. Enrol anytime. Students may complete this course from home over 18 weeks.
Course length: 6 hours per week for 18 Weeks
What will I pay?
The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.
TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course
Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.
A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.
Who can I talk to?
Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393
What do I need?
What you will need: access to a computer and internet connection. Instructions on accessing Moodle can be viewed at http://webconf.det.nsw.edu.au/p69fz5zm3jn/
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) - You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, please contact the teaching section.