22603VIC Certificate IV in Cyber Security

The vocational/industry outcomes of the course are the ability to:

  • respond to and monitor cyber security events in an organisation
  • use a range of tools and procedures to mitigate cyber security threats
  • protect an organisation from insider security breaches
  • develop systems to minimise network vulnerabilities and risks
  • recognise implications using cloud based services
  • work effectively as a member of a cyber security team

On successful completion of this course students will achieve:

Certificates in IT at level IV
Full Completion:          Full 16 units for a full Certificate

Career opportunities/vocational outcomes: Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • cyber security support officer
  • security penetration tester
  • information systems security support officer
  • network security support officer
  • website security support officer

Articulation:With 22603VIC – Certificate IV in Cyber Security qualification a student may qualify for an improved position in higher Information Technology courses such as Certificate IV in Computer Systems, Information Technology, Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security and Information Technology

Further education: Certificate IV in Information Technology, Diploma in Information Technology

  • 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

Post School

This program is delivered over a period of 6 months to 1 year 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.

There are no essential entry requirements for this course. However, learners are best equipped to achieve vocational outcomes of this course if they have a passion for Information Technology.


Post School 

BSBWHS309 Contribute effectively to WHS communication and consultation processes (30)

BSBINS401 Analyse and present research information (40)

VU23213 Utilise basic network concepts and protocols required in cyber security (80)

VU23215 Test concepts and procedures for cyber security (60)

VU23217 Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation (60)

VU23214 Configure and secure networked end points (60)

VU23222 Expose website security vulnerabilities (40)

VU23225 Investigate Windows security features (40)

VU23223 Apply cyber security legislation, privacy and ethical practices (30)

ICTPRG434 Automate processes (40)

VU23226 Test concepts and procedures for cyber exploitation (60)

ICTNWK546 Manage network security (80)

VU23218 Implement network security infrastructure for an organisation (80)

VU23219 Manage the security infrastructure for an organisation (80)

VU23220 Develop and carry out a cyber security industry project (100)

ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry (30)



VETis students the application form can be downloaded at https://ringwood.training/vet-application/ or from your VET Coordinator at your home school.

Post School students will need to contact Ringwood Training directly to obtain an enrolment pack. This can be done by emailing [email protected]

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