This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
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By taking this online course tailored to distance education, you'll be awarded with a Diploma of IT and Diploma of IT Networking (ICT50115 & ICT50415). These nationally recognised qualifications will help you break into the IT industry with a broad range of skills, giving your career a competitive edge.
This dual diploma will teach you the fundamentals of systems administration, and introduce you to management and upkeep of a wide range of ICT technologies. You'll learn how to configure, deploy and administer industry standard software and hardware solutions, as well as understanding the key concepts behind system security, programming and database development.
There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification.
Areas of study
In this IT course, the subjects you will study include:
ICTNWK526 - Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK525 - Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
ICTSAS518 - Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTSUS501 - Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTTEN514 - Install, configure and test a server
ICTNWK505 - Design, build and test a network server
ICTNWK507 - Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
ICTNWK508 - Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK524 - Install and configure network access storage devices
ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
ICTWEB504 - Build a document using eXtensible markup language
ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTNWK511 - Manage network security
ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
ICTNWK527 - Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK533 - Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments
ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
ICTNWK534 - Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511 - Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
ICTICT502 - Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
ICTSAS503 - Perform systems tests
ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
ICTNWK529 - Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
ICTTEN5201A - Install, configure and test a server
ICTTEN611 - Produce an ICT network architecture design
ICTICT504 - Confirm transition strategy for a new system
BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
Upskilled may make changes to this course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or meet other regulatory requirements.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115) and Diploma of Information Technology Networking (ICT50415) from Upskilled.
This dual diploma is the ideal way to formalise your IT knowledge and kick start a career in the IT industry. A wide range of job opportunities exist that utilise the skillsets gained throughout this course. Such titles include:
Assistant IT manager
Internet / Intranet administrator
Internet / Intranet systems administrator
Network support coordinator
Network operations analyst
Network security coordinator
Network e-Business coordinator
IT and network administration professionals are widely employed in almost every industry in a support role, allowing technical specialisation in areas of interest as your career progresses.
RTO 40374 Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that delivers innovative, effective and efficient vocational education, training and short courses for working professionals, job seekers and school leavers. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, Upskilled partners with businesses and career-minded individuals to achieve amazing outcomes. Choose from over 100 qualifications across more than 20 disciplines and start chasing your dream career today. With Upskilled, you're qualifying for tomorrow!
As a student of Upskilled you will have access to continued support, advice and guidance from your online trainer via phone or email. Your trainer will give you valuable feedback on your assessments and help you with your course material. Additional support with your study is also available during out-of-work hours via phone or Skype.