ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

Post school students are enrolled who have an interest in Information Technology, Networking, virtualisation and security. Most have skill sets at Certificate III or early Certificate IV and wish to attain formal qualifications and to follow a pathway to higher qualifications such as Certificate IV, Diploma and Advanced Diploma in IT. Most students will attempt the ICT60515 Advanced Diploma in Computer Systems Technology concurrently with either the ICT60215 Advanced Diploma in Network Security or a Diploma in Networking or a Diploma in Information Technology (maximum of 2 qualifications per year) with underpinning industry vendor qualifications such as:

  1. CCNA Routing and Switching v6 or v7
  2. CCNA Security v2.0
  3. CCNA Cybersecurity Operations v1.1
  4. Microsoft MTA and MCSA
  5. VMware VCP

On successful completion of this course students will qualify for ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

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 ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology qualification a student may qualify for an improved position in higher Information Technology courses such as a Degree-level Qualification

Further education: Degree-level Qualification

  • 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 – 47  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


37.5 hrs

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

Equivalent industry experience to ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking & ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology is appropriate to be established through an interview process. An interest and passion for using and working with computers is highly desirable and students must 18 or older at January 1 of the year of the course.

This course is made up of 18 units. Electives will be chosen based on consultation with the learner upon development of the training plan.

ICTNWK506 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network (90)
ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers (120)
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches (90)
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks (60)
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks (100)
ICTNWK602 Plan, configure and test advanced server based security (80)
ICTNWK607 Design and implement wireless network security (60)
ICTPMG608 Manage ICT project systems implementation (40)
ICTPMG609 Plan and direct complex ICT projects (80)
ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills (60)
ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website (60)
ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages (40)

ICTNWK603 Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions (120)
ICTNWK613 Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks(40)
ICTICT604 Identify and implement business innovation (60)
ICTICT609 Lead the evaluation and implementation of current industry specific technologies (80)
ICTPRG602 Manage the development of technical solutions from business specifications (40)
ICTWEB503 Create web-based programs (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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