22519VIC Certificate IV in Integrated Technology

This two-year course aims to provide students with:

  • practical skills in the construction and maintenance of computer networks
  • access to an international qualification – Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • access to nationally recognized VET Qualifications

Acquiring these skills will enhance students’ employment opportunities and pathways to further education.

On successful completion of this course students will achieve:

VETis: Cisco CCNA qualification and a partial 22519VIC Certificate IV in Integrated Technologies.

Post School: Full Certificate IV in Integrated Technologies Qualification

Students who complete either half or the full Cisco Networking Academy program (that is one year or two years) will be eligible to gain credit towards national training qualifications such as those listed above.  These results can be claimed towards a tertiary entrance score if necessary where applicable.

TAFE, Higher Education and/or employment in the Computer Industry.
Students can progress into the CCNA Security or CCNP programs.

Possible employment as a Network Administrator or entry into further education including computer systems, engineering and telecommunications.

  • Outstanding facilities including 2 dedicated rooms with Cisco laboratory sub-network with two router labs, 27 modern computers.
  • Blended learning delivery 24/7 online course access
  • Powerful production network with Cisco backbone
  • Fully qualified staff members
  • Web access to the curriculum
  • Flexible classroom and online delivery
  • Easy access via public transport

VETis

This course will be delivered over two years at Ringwood Training on Wednesdays 1:30pm to 5:00pm

 

Post School

This program is delivered over a period of 28  to 45 weeks depending on time commitment and effort .

Classes operate on the following days and times 45 weeks per year:

Monday  9:30am to 7pm

9.5 hrs

Tuesday  10am to 8:30pm

10.5 hrs

Wednesday  12 noon to 8:30 pm

8.5 hrs

Thursday  10am to 7 pm

9 hrs

Total

37.5 hrs

 Students can attend any and every session and work according to other commitments such as employment or family arrangements.

 

  • An aptitude for computer technology and networking.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • There are no specific VCE study requirements for this program.

VETis students outline is listed below. Post School students will complete the same units of competency and the delivery order is outlined on their training plan at time of enrolment.

Unit of Competency 1st YEAR (Applicable for VETis only)
Equivalent in Cisco Networking Academy Program
VU21561 Build a simple network and establish end to end connectivity
VU21562 Configure and troubleshoot network switches and routers
2nd YEAR (Applicable for VETis only)
VU21563 Scale an existing network
VU21564 Establish connectivity to a wide area network (WAN)
VU21581 Build a small wireless LAN

Students must achieve an average of 80% for their final mark to pass.  Assessment tasks include module practical’s and a final theory exam.  Module and theory exams are done online as multiple choice and three attempts are permitted.

VETis students will need to complete a VET Application form which is available from your VET Coordinator at your home school or directly from Ringwood Training.

Post School students will need to contact Ringwood Training directly to obtain an enrolment pack. This can be done by visiting reception between 8am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday or emailing [email protected]

Ringwood Training Enrolments information can be found by clicking here