Diploma or Certificate in Software Development

Practical, hands-on software development training that prepares your for the real-world

Advanced Diploma in Computing: Software Development Career Opportunities

Our software development course aims to provide you with the necessary skills required to follow a career within the computing field at a professional or junior managerial level. The types of opportunities include: Programmer, Junior Programmer, Engineer, Software Engineer, Database administrator, Back-End Developer. Our software training has been developed by industr professionals that are still working, not just career educators.

What You will Learn

The Software Development diploma will teach you all you need to know about computer systems, computer science fundamentals, object-oriented programming languages, object-oriented analysis and design, rapid application development, SQL database design, web development. You will learn to develop small scale stand-alone applications and much more. Advanced Diploma in Computing will provide you the skills and theoretical knowledge you need as you move into higher education and employment. Our software development certificate trains you in all the same areas, but allows you to get working faster.

" The instructor is a creative and innovative force in his teaching. His lessons are fun, memorable, and educational–everything that a good program should be."

  • Curtis Svenson, Focus College Graduate


Focus College response to Covid-19

Updated March 16, 2020

Due to the current pandemic and the desire to protect the health of our students, Focus College is taking measures which incorporate social isolation.

For current students:

We are suspending our Advanced Diploma and Office Manager courses for the week of March 16-20th, to allow for temporary distance learning to be set up. If any students do not have access to a computer from home, we request that they notify the college immediately. Further information on how courses will be delivered will be available as the week goes on. Please monitor your student email for further information throughout the week.


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