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Provider TrainSmart (RTO #51771)
Qualification ICT50315: Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration
Study Mode Online
Payment Options • Self funder payment plan – Pay your course fee by credit cart, cheque, EFT or cash;
• VET FEE-HELP – Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later. If chosen, students are required to read the VET FEE-HELP Booklet prior to enrolment
Cost $15,000
Duration 12 Months
Number of Units 19 units of competency
Start Date Usually within 1-14 days after welcome process
Course Description The Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration teaches you how to develop effective network systems, provide troubleshooting and support for systems and clients and to implement system security.
University Pathways While this course maybe recognised as a pathway to university, it is not a guarantee of entry. It is the responsibility of the student to research eligibility criteria’s set by the university
Entry Requirements There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘Academic Suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success.  Academic suitability is determined by either; the student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or, the student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) in both reading and numeracy.
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You will learn the essential skills to manage the day-today operations of IT systems to ensure they run effectively and can provide sufficient power for the needs of the business. The course will advise you on how to maintain software, hardware and network connections and how to ensure a system is working properly and repair any faults to minimize system failures.


There are many well paid jobs within this area of IT which command a good salary.  This course makes you extremely versatile to take up a position within an organisation to oversee and manage systems.


On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the following nationally recognised qualification: ICT50315 Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration.


BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTNWK513 Manage system security
ICTSAS406 Implement and hand over system components
ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison
ICTSAS512 Review and mange delivery of maintenance services
ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency
ICTSAS515 Manage the testing process
ICTTEN5204A Produce technical solutions from business specifications


ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK535 Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTSAS517 Use network tools
ICTSAS518 Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTSUSS5187A Implement server virtualization for a sustainable ICT system
ICTNWK501 Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions



Information regarding the Schedule of Fees for this Trainsmart course, please click > here

Elite Colleges Pty Ltd is an approved agent of SMR Learning Services t/a TrainSmart Australia (RTO ID 51771). TrainSmart is an approved VET FEE-HELP provider.