(44 weeks tuition + 8 weeks scheduled break)
*Non-Tuition fees not included
This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialised skills in a technical ICT function.
Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in specialist fields, working independently, as part of a team or leading deliverables with others. They may apply their skills across a wide range of industries, business functions and departments, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).
Students must be 18 years old and above.
Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.
English Requirement for International Students
Minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to attend a Pre-Enrolment Consultation session to ensure students are fully aware of the required course information and can make an informed decision.
|Core Unit Code|
|BSBCRT512||Originate and develop concepts|
|BSBXCS402||Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices|
|BSBXTW401||Lead and facilitate a team|
|ICTICT517||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation|
|ICTICT532||Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments|
|ICTSAS527||Manage client problems|
|Elective Unit Codes|
|ICTICT519||Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications|
|ICTNPL413||Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry|
|ICTNWK423||Manage network and data integrity|
|ICTNWK541||Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services|
|ICTPMG505||Manage ICT projects|
|ICTTEN519||Design network building projects|
|ICTSAD507||Design and implement quality assurance processes for business solutions|
|ICTSAD508||Develop technical requirements for business solutions|
|ICTSAD509||Produce ICT feasibility reports|
|ICTSAS502||Establish and maintain client user liaison|
|ICTSAS526||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans|
|ICTNWK542||Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers|
|ICTNWK543||Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches|
|ICTNWK539||Design and implement integrated server solutions|
|Description of licensing requirements||No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.|
Note: The above selected elective units may be substituted for any of the approved elective units from the training package, that meet with the packaging rules for this qualification as mentioned above.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
Once the units of competency required in the training package for this qualification have been successfully completed, the student will be issued with a Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50220) and an academic transcript of all completed units within 30 calendar days. Students who successfully complete individual units of competency within the qualification, but not the qualification in its entirety will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment. This document contains a record of all completed units and will be available to students by the end of their course.
NPA does not guarantee that:
IT Office Manager
General Application Support Officer
Completion of an NPA qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.