ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Post school students are enrolled who have an interest in Information Technology, Networking, virtualisation and data centre management. Students would have completed the MTA qualification. Most have skill sets at Certificate IV and wish to attain formal qualifications and to follow a pathway to higher qualifications such as Diploma in IT. Most students will attempt the Diploma concurrently with either ICT40418 Certificate IV in Networking or ICT50118 Diploma in Networking with underpinning industry vendor qualifications in one or more of :

 Microsoft MCSA

  1. VMware VCP
  2. Cisco IT Essentials
  3. Cisco CCNA

On successful completion of this course students will qualify for ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Career opportunities/vocational outcomes: Information Technology technician or entry level network engineer. Further studies in Network Security can also be options to follow.

 Articulation: With ICT50418 Diploma in Information Technology Networking qualification a student may qualify for an improved position in higher Information Technology courses such as ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

Further education: ICA60115 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems 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

This program is delivered over a period of 45 – 50  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

MTA network fundamentals, IT Essentials, MCSA selected skills and knowledge, HyperV or VMware equivalent knowledge and skills. 

This course is made up of 16 units with a large elective range as outlined below. Electives will be chosen based on consultation with the learner upon development of the training plan.

Core
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment (40)
ICTICT517 Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation (50)
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks (100)
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system (80)
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design (60)

Electives Either a Cisco or Non-Cisco stream to be selected

Cisco ( total 1190 hrs)
ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers (120)
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches (90)
ICTNWK531 Configure an internet gateway (40)
ICTNWK511 Manage network security (80)
ICTNWK513 Manage system security (50)
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server (50)
ICTTEN422 Configure and troubleshoot advanced network switching (80)
ICTNPL603 Undertake network performance analysis (90)
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks (120)
ICTNWK615 Design and configure desktop virtualisation (80)
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment (60)

Non-Cisco (total 1030 hrs )
ICTNWK511 Manage network security (80)
ICTNWK513 Manage system security (50)
ICTNWK615 Design and configure desktop virtualisation (80)
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server (50)
ICTNWK504 Design and implement an integrated server solution (50)
ICTTEN516 Produce technical solutions from business specifications (50)
ICTTEN517 Plan a wireless mesh network (60)
ICTNWK531 Configure an internet gateway (40)
ICTNPL603 Undertake network performance analysis (90)
ICTTEN603 Undertake network traffic management (90)
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment (60)

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]

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