ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

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Course description

The Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking (ICT40418) is perfect for anyone needing the skills to work on the IT help desk or in an office environment managing small-scale networks. This qualification is hands-on and students also graduate with a set of Microsoft certs in Windows Server Administration, Networking and Security Fundamentals, Windows 10, Windows Server, and CCENT. Enquire now for a full list of units and government funding parameters.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Complex Problem Solving

Identifying a problem and finding the best solution to solve it.

Computers and Electronics

Computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Engineering and Technology

Use engineering science and technology to design and produce goods and services.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Cyber Security Specialist$1,250 weekly pay
Network Administrator$1,250 weekly pay
Systems Engineer$1,250 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Chief Information Security Officer$1,920 weekly pay
IT Risk Manager$1,920 weekly pay
Data Engineer$1,920 weekly pay
Senior Systems Engineer$1,920 weekly pay
System Administrator$1,920 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBWHS304
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to participate in work health and safety (WHS) communication and consultation processes. It applies to individuals who participate in WHS communication and consultation processes as part of their work health and safety responsibilities, which are in addition to their main duties.

ICTICT401
Determine and confirm client business requirements

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to determine client business system requirements and verify the accuracy of the information gathered. It applies to information and communications technology (ICT) personnel who are required to analyse client expectations and needs, and recommend business system changes.

ICTICT418
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain professional and ethical conduct, as well as to ensure that personal information of stakeholders is handled in a confidential and professional manner when dealing with stakeholders in an information and communications technology (ICT) environment. It applies to ICT personnel who are required to gather information to determine the organisation’s code of ethics, and protect and maintain privacy policies and system security.

ICTNWK401
Install and manage a server

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to install and manage a server. Server management includes initial configuration and testing, ongoing administration, software distribution and updates, profiling and monitoring servers, and troubleshooting. It applies to individuals with competent information and communications technology (ICT) skills, employed in network management or server administration roles.

ICTNWK403
Manage network and data integrity

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead the development of asset protection processes, determining threats and implementing controls to mitigate risk. It applies to individuals working as middle managers including information security managers, network engineers and network technicians who are responsible for implementing and managing the organisational disaster recovery and asset protection policy and procedures.

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Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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