Act on your ambition to begin a career in the ever-changing world of information technology. Take your first steps by learning the basic IT skills of networking and routing.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Install and test appropriate software, protocols and hardware
Establish network connectivity (wireless, LAN, and WAN) utilising available technical tools to ensure all components are functioning as expected
Create and implement addressing scheme to network according to task requirements and technical standards
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A strong pathway to further study in networking and routing
Credit toward a full qualification
Specialist skills that will equip you for a variety of information technology roles
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
The ability to problem solve
Critical thinking skills
Attention to detail
The ability to allocate home study time equivalent to class study time
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: network administration assistant, network support officer, internet service provider support officer and system administration assistant once they've completed a full qualification.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Network Routing and Switching does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Network Routing and Switching does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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