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 and Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50315 & ICT50115).
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 IT industry is a growth industry and presents lucrative opportunities to the best operators in their fields. This course arms you with the extensive skills and training on industry-standard environments, putting you in a great position to succeed and capitalise on these opportunities with prospective employers.
There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification.
Areas of study
In this IT course, the subjects you will study include:
BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511 - Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
ICTSAS406 - Implement and hand over system components
ICTSAS502 - Establish and maintain client user liaison
ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
ICTSAS512 - Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
ICTSAS515 - Manage the testing process
ICTTEN516 - Produce technical solutions from business specifications
ICTNWK526 - Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK525 - Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK524 - Install and configure network access storage devices
ICTNWK527 - Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
ICTICT504 - Confirm transition strategy for a new system
ICTSAS518 - Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
ICTICT502 - Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
ICTWEB504 - Build a document using eXtensible markup language
ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
ICTSUS501 - Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTTEN514 - Install, configure and test a server
ICTSAS503 - Perform systems tests
ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
ICTNWK505 - Design, build and test a network server
ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK501 - Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
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 two nationally recognised, accredited qualifications from Upskilled: Diploma of IT (ICT50315) and Diploma of Systems Administration (ICT50115).
The course is designed to give you the confidence to jump into an IT systems administrator role and prepares you for jobs such as:
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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.