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.
On completion of this online course from Upskilled, you'll walk away with two diploma level degrees - a Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration (ICT50315) and Diploma of Information Technology Networking (ICT50415).
Systems administrators form the backbone of all ICT support and maintenance departments, from small-to-medium size enterprises to the largest global conglomerates. This course will hone your systems administration skills by providing in-depth training in areas such as core infrastructure, security and service delivery.
The Diploma of IT Networking course will see you specialising in arguably the most important field of IT today - networking. This course will provide you extensive exposure to all aspects of designing, deploying, maintaining and improving networked systems, focusing on best-practice, governance and continuity as key areas.
There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification; anyone can apply!
Areas of study
In this IT course, the units of competency you will study include:
ICTNWK526 - Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK525 - Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK527 - Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
ICTICT504 - Confirm transition strategy for a new system
ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
ICTSAS518 - Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTSUS501 - Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTNWK505 - Design, build and test a network server
ICTTEN514 - Install, configure and test a server
ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTSAS502 - Establish and maintain client user liaison
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
ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
ICTNWK501 - Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
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
ICTSAS512 - Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
ICTICT502 - Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
ICTSAS503 - Perform systems tests
ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
ICTSAS406 - Implement and hand over system component
ICTSAS515 - Manage the testing process
ICTTEN516 - Produce technical solutions from business specifications
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 IT Networking (ICT50415) and IT Systems Administration (ICT50315) from Upskilled
The Diploma of IT Networking (ICT50415) component sets you up with the necessary qualifications and training to work as an IT support technician in virtually any industry.
Meanwhile the Diploma of IT Systems Administration (ICT50315) advances your career one step further by utilising your extensive technical knowledge to develop, deploy and administer the systems encountered in most industries throughout the world.
With this qualification you may be able to work in the following positions:
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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.