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Provider TrainSmart (RTO #51771)
Qualification ICT50415: Diploma Of Information Technology Networking
Study Mode Online, Campus, Blended
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 16 units of competency
Start Date Usually within 1-14 days after welcome process
Course Description A career in Information Technology Networking will pave the way for you to enter a career in designing and constructing networks. This includes both large wired and wireless networks, intranets and large scale networks. A career in IT networking is extremely varied as IT is ever evolving and updating. This Diploma of Information Technology will develop your skills in network designs and large scale server management and prepare you for a broad range of specialisms in the commercial world.
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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This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for you to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security, and e-business integration. You will further develop your skills for general employment in communication, teamwork, problem solving, initiative and enterprise, planning and organising, self-management, learning, and technology.


A career in Information Technology Networking is extremely varied as IT is ever evolving and updating.


On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the following nationally recognised qualification: ICT50715 Diploma Of Information Technology Networking.


ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server
ICANWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTTEN6206A Produce an ICT network architecture design
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise


ICTNWK511 Manage network security
ICANWK513 Manage system security
ICANWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment


ICTSUS5187A Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICANWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
ICANWK524 Install and configure network access storage devices
ICANWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual  computing environment
ICANWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
ICTNWK533 Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments


ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment.
ICTNWK534 Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments



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.