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Course Number: ICT40415-01V02
Would you like to become a Networking Technician? Would you like to learn how to configure networking equipment? In our Certificate IV Information Technology - Networking course you will learn to use and develop skills in designing, installing and configuring a medium-size enterprise network, installing, configuring and operating domain controller and different server services and server virtualisation. This qualification provides skills and knowledge in information and communications technology (ICT) networking environments to support a wide range of varying industry occupations which include network support, network operations support, network operations technician, network technician and network support technician.All classes are held in the computer labs, access to Moodle and Dropbox is required for interactive and online activities and assessments. Office 365 is available to all students free of charge. Access to a home computer is desirable.Work PlacementWork placement is not compulsory but encouraged. Many of the courses are conducted in the evening to cater for students are employed and up-skilling.
Offered on 2 campuses
Literacy and NumeracyWhile this training package does not specify any entry requirements, students do need to have, or be able to attain, a level of literacy and numeracy competency that will enable them to gain the required skills and knowledge to complete their course and ultimately to work in their chosen field. North Coast TAFE is committed to ensuring that students receive training, assessment and support services that meet their individual needs. Therefore, before commencing this course, you may be required to complete a literacy/numeracy assessment. This assessment is designed to identify students who may be at risk of not being able to complete their course due to the level of Literacy and Numeracy skills required to complete the course.
When you finish this course, you may be eligible for advanced standing in Diploma of Information Technology Networking, or a range of other Diploma qualifications.
network support, network operations support, network operations technician, network technician, network support technician
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
Find out more about RPL at North Coast TAFE
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.
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