Course Start Date
26 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking prepares you for success in a fast-paced and technical industry as a network support technician, systems administrator or help desk specialist. Learn to manage networks, data, install virtual machines and sustainable IT practices and get qualified in just six months.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn how to:
- Identify and confirm business requirements
- Install and manage small-scale networks
- Operate and troubleshoot an enterprise branch network
- Manage network and data integrity
- Install and configure virtual machines
- Work in a production flow
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:
- Collaboration with co-workers and clients
- Great communication skills
- Deal with interruptions due to changing priorities and deadlines
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- Foundation skills to enter the IT industry
- A pathway to the Diploma in Information Technology Networking course
- Skills you can use in any industry going through a digital transformation
- Network support technician
- Systems administrator
- Computer technician
- Help desk specialist
- Database support worker
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further to work independently or in a supervisory role:
- Diploma of Information Technology Networking
- Advanced Diploma in Network security
With so many businesses going through a digital transformation and IT technicians supporting so many of these industries, IT networking is one of the fastest growing job sectors in Australia. Become an important part of a business in solving issues for both internal and external clients and become a part of a highly skilled and in-demand workforce.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
During 2021, construction of the new Meadowbank Education & Employment Precinct will be undertaken at TAFE NSW Meadowbank. There may be some disruption to students during that time, including noise, dust, vibration and changes to campus parking. TAFE NSW is focussed on minimising any disruption to students, where practicable. Contact us on 131601 for any questions.
To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Thursday, 10 December 2020||6:30pm||Join Information Session Here|
|Thursday, 21 January 2021||11:00am||Join Information Session Here|
|Thursday, 21 January 2021||6:30pm||Join Information Session Here|
|Thursday, 28 January 2021||6:30pm||Join Information Session Here|
This is a Full Time Blended course. You will need to attend approximately 18.9 hours of class, over 3-4 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 7.1 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete 8.9 of additional study time each week outside of class hours, including previous study and research preparation.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- This course is for students who want to pursue study to gain the skills and knowledge to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
There is a new version of this course coming soon. If it is available before you complete your studies, you will be notified of your options and may be transferred to the new course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Meadowbank has multiple weekly CSO targeted support workshops running at different times throughout the week as well as an LLN teacher co teaching on Business units.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled for 3 -4 days a week. Typical session times are Monday to Saturday, 9.00am to 1.00pm; 1.30pm to 5.30pm. Timetables may need to be adjusted during the semester subject to availability of resources.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|BSBWHS304||Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes|
|ICTICT401||Determine and confirm client business requirements|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment|
|ICTNWK401||Install and manage a server|
|ICTNWK403||Manage network and data integrity|
|ICTNWK404||Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network|
|ICTNWK420||Install and configure virtual machines|
|ICTTEN416||Install, configure and test an internet protocol network|
|ICTNWK408||Configure a desktop environment|
|ICTNWK409||Create scripts for networking|
|ICTNWK411||Deploy software to networked computers|
|ICTNWK412||Create network documentation|
|ICTNWK421||Install, configure and test network security|
|ICTTEN417||Install, configure and test a router|
|ICTTEN419||Implement and troubleshoot enterprise routers and switches|
|ICTTEN420||Design, install and configure an internetwork|
Network Operations Technician
Network Operations Technician
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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Phone 131 601
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