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Internship, Training & Volunteering


Ongoing technology education is a valuable resource to the University community. From instructor-led classes to downloadable reference materials and interactive online courseware, training is provided in a variety of convenient formats. Topics cover areas that help make you more effective and efficient when working with today’s technology.

Available To

Information Technology Students, Computer Science Students, Engineering Students


Training sessions are led by instructors with many years of experience in a variety of software offerings; they provide you the opportunity to ask questions of a real person in real time. Online training materials offer convenience, because you don’t have to register or travel to a classroom. Web-based learning is also cost-effective, saving time, money, and paper – it’s available 24/7 from any computer with a network connection.

Key Features   

  • Unique technology education – training is offered for a variety of initiatives and needs – academic, administrative, and research.
  • Easily accessible – materials are available in the most common and effective web formats – including self-paced screencasts and downloadable PDF files.
  • Training on administrative systems – specialized mainframe training is tailored to specific access requirements – secured systems training is available to employees with a verified need.
  • Special requests – we can evaluate and provide training to meet unique situations.


Most training and internship opportunities are on a first-come, first-served basis. We offer opportunities to diploma students, graduates, and post graduates [ vacationists too ]


No charge

Getting Started

You can contact us for training opportunities and services by contacting the IT Help Center at 11-110 [ VOIP Phone ] or via our contact section.

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Available Office Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm (Monday - Friday)

Service Desk -

Phone: 0414 531343/437
Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm