Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration
Play a critical role in a challenging field
Still searching for that perfect career that combines your problem-solving abilities, passion for technology and desire for a challenge?
Look no further. IT systems administrators play a critical role in the operation of daily business, using their broad range of IT skills to provide responsive, high-level support.
The Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration will provide you with the skills and knowledge to administer a variety of networked computer systems. You’ll receive a strong foundation in information technology and learn how to provide troubleshooting, give support and implement system security.
Should I enrol?
This course is a great fit for anyone who wants to be competent in administering a range of networked computer systems.
What will I learn?
- How to provide general IT support to organisations and businesses;
- How to offer solutions to IT requests;
- The skills to manage the day-to-day operations of IT systems to ensure they run effectively;
- How to formulate a disaster recovery and contingency plan;
- How to repair any faults and minimise system failures.
How will I learn?
You will study online at your own pace. You’ll be required to complete written, practical and oral assignments. This course is paced over a 12-month period; however, there are no time constraints and you can take longer. You’ll receive full trainer support during your studies.
What are the entry requirements?
TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘academic suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. This is determined by either:-
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or,
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of a Certificate IV qualification (or above) or,
- The student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy.
What are my career prospects?
There is a growing demand for competent IT professionals, with possible roles including computer technician, help desk officer, IT technician or database administrator.
How much is the course?
The maximum tuition fee for this course is $10,000. We offer a number of flexible payment options sure to suit your needs, including:
- 24 month interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months.
- VET Study Loan – Australian Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later.
VET Study Loan is available
VET Study Loan is an Australian Government loan program available to Australian citizens. For this Diploma in Technology Systems Administration you can borrow a $10,000 VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold.
|ICTSUS501||Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system|
|ICTNWK535||Install an enterprise virtual computing environment|
|ICTNWK505||Design, build and test a network server|
|ICTSAS518||Install and upgrade operating systems|
|ICTNWK509||Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks|
|ICTSAS517||Use network tools|
|ICTNWK513||Manage system security|
|ICTNWK501||Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions|
|ICTNWK525||Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment|
|ICTNWK527||Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment|
|ICTSAS505||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment|
|BSBSUS501||Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements|
|ICTTEN516||Produce technical solutions from business specifications|
|ICTSAS502||Establish and maintain client user liaison|
|ICTSAS512||Review and manage delivery of maintenance services|
|ICTSAS406||Implement and hand over system components|
|ICTSAS515||Manage the testing process|
Complimentary services and career guidance
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For more information about the many benefits of learning with us at TrainSmart Australia, about VET Student Loans or about our complimentary career guidance service, simply submit your details online or call now on 1300 855 517