Course Start Date
26 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
- VET Student Loans Available
The nationally accredited Diploma in Information Technology Networking equips you with the skills to become an IT manager or systems engineer. You will learn manage complex IT networks working in the booming corporate sector where there is demand to reduce the high cost of server maintenance for cloud computing.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn how to:
- Design, build, configure and test Windows server
- Perform server virtualisation and cloud computing
- Manage enterprise network routers and switches
- Manage complex ICT networks
- Become proficient in server virtualisation and cloud computing
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:
- Advanced problem solving and critical thinking skills
- Great communication skills particularly written and verbal
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course equips you with:
- A nationally recognised Diploma
- Project management skills for large scale ICT projects and network architecture
- IT Manager
- IT Technician
- Network Administrator
- Systems engineer
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with TAFE NSW Degrees:
- Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Infrastructure Engineering)
- Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security)
Job growth is strong with the Australian Government estimating that there will be approximately 17,000 job openings over the next five years. There is demand in the corporate sector for server virtualisation and most industries require strategic IT Managers who can manage complex ICT networks.
This course is superseded.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.
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!
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a full time, blended course. You will need to attend approximately 21 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 17 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 5 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 13 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including self-directed learning for revision of content, research and preparation for assessments and carry out research activities using the Internet and/or library.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is designed for people who have completed ICT40415 or ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking or have the skills listed below.
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
Determine and confirm client business requirements
Understand copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
Install and manage a server
Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
Manage network and data integrity
Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network
Install, configure and test an internet protocol network
Build a small wireless local area network
Install, configure and test network security
Install hardware to a network
Create network documentation
Support small-scale ICT projects
Design, install and configure an internetwork
Build an enterprise wireless network
Acquire ICT system components
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
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 on Monday 12.30pm to 7.00pm, Tuesday 9.00am to 3.30pm, Wednesday 12.30pm to 7.00pm and Thursday 9.00am to 12.00pm.
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.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
To complete your VET Student Loan application, you will need to provide:
- Your Tax File Number (TFN). If you dont have a TFN, click here for information on how to apply for one. You can complete your loan application with a Certificate of Application for a TFN, but must provide your TFN as soon as it is issued. If you dont provide your TFN before your first census day, you will need to pay the tuition fees for that unit of study.
- Your Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN) ). If you have previously accessed a loan via the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), either at TAFE or university, you will already have a CHESSN. You must use the same CHESSN whenever you access a student loan. If you dont have CHESSN, we will allocate one on your behalf.
- A copy of your Australian Year 12 Certificate; OR
- A copy of a certificate showing that you have been awarded a qualification at level 4 or above in the Australian Qualifications Framework (where the language of instruction was English). If you previously completed a Certificate IV or higher qualification at TAFE NSW, just let us know where and when you studied in your application; OR
- Display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. We will let you know if this is required once you apply.
Find out more about VET Student Loans
Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.
The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed above. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
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
|ICTTEN611||Produce an ICT network architecture design|
|ICTSUS501||Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment|
|ICTNWK529||Install and manage complex ICT networks|
|ICTICT517||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation|
|ICTNWK508||Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches|
|ICTNWK527||Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment|
|ICTTEN514||Install, configure and test a server|
|ICTNWK505||Design, build and test a network server|
|ICTNWK507||Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements|
|ICTNWK503||Install and maintain valid authentication processes|
|ICTNWK506||Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network|
|ICTNWK535||Install an enterprise virtual computing environment|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ICT projects|
|ICTNWK533||Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments|
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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