Course Code: ICT60515

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to coordinate and administer, as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team, the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems, including internetworking, security and e-business solutions. 


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  • Nationally Recognised
  • Rolling Start Dates
  • Access to
  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 18 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

Start when you're ready

  • Description

    This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainer developed materials. Vendor training is recognised internationally as an industry benchmark for product specific training. Upskilled uses an online Learning Management System to manage the delivery and assessment of learning resources. The program is conducted over a 12 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials.

    Vendor Courses Vendor Neutral Courses Upskilled Courses/Workshops
    • MTA: Developer - Pass HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals exam
    • MTA: Developer - Pass Software Development Fundamentals exam
    • MCSA: Windows Server 2012 – Pass Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam; and Administering Windows Server 2012 exam; and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam
    • MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure – Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure exam
    • MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure – Pass MCSA: Cloud Platform; and Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud exam
    • CCNA
    • Project Management
    • ITIL Foundations
    • WHS
    • Privacy, Ethics and Copyright
    • Business Needs
    • SOHO Routers/Wireless


    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however the preferred pathway for candidates include:

    • Successful completion of ICT41015 Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology, or other relevant qualifications or units equivalent to the core of ICA41011 OR
    • Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments in senior network support roles, including administrator, operations analyst, technician, operations or support coordinator/technician.

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

    Participants often come with experience in one or more ICT competencies, vocationally acquired from a range of sources (both formal and otherwise). Upskilled acknowledges the validity of such experience and encourages candidates to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning where applicable. Upskilled's RPL Calculator is a guide to initial RPL standing, although participants are sometimes entitled to further RPL as enrolment progresses.


    Assessment is summative and formative with set assignments, project work, and questionnaires.


    Upskilled Information Technology courses include detailed learning materials, assessments, online trainer support, and certification upon successful completion.

    IT students also have access to Pluralsight's online training library, a comprehensive online video training library delivered by those in the industry. The content is accessible 24/7 so you can study and further your skills whenever it suits you.  


    This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials and assessments. These resources are managed and provided through Upskilled’s Learning Management System, MyUpskilled. Access to a Microsoft based Personal Computer and an internet connection is required to complete any Upskilled IT qualification that utilises Microsoft Academy Courses (listed above).

  • Unit Outline

    The online e-Learning course addresses the following units of competency from the National ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package. All competencies must be successfully completed to attain the diploma.

    The program is broken into 4 logical clusters of training within the broad category of ICT systems: 1/ Core Infrastructure; 2/ Continuity & Security; 3/ Continuous Improvement; and 4/ Service Delivery & Governance

    Unit Code
    Unit Name
    ICTWEB502Create dynamic web pages
    ICTNWK602Plan, configure and test advanced server based security
    ICTPMG608Manage ICT project systems implementation
    ICTNWK529Install and manage complex ICT networks
    ICTNWK507Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
    ICTWEB501Build a dynamic website
    ICTNWK509Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
    ICTNWK607Design and implement wireless network security
    ICTPRG527Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTNWK506Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network
    ICTNWK508Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
    ICTPMG609Plan and direct complex ICT projects
    ICTNWK525Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
    ICTNWK527Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
    BSBINN601Lead and manage organisational change
    ICTICT608Interact with clients on a business level
    ICTNWK535Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
    ICTSAS601Implement change-management processes
  • Career Outcomes

    Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

    • network administrator or coordinator
    • network engineer
    • enterprise systems administrator
    • systems developer
    • IT administrator or coordinator
    • IT operations administrator or coordinator
    • network services administrator or coordinator
    • administrator or coordinator network support
    • network operations analyst
    • administrator or coordinator network security
    • administrator or coordinator network e-business.

    Microsoft Certification Mapping

    This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:

    MTA: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals
    MTA: Software Development Fundamentals
    MCSA: Windows Server 2012
    MCSE: Server Infrastructure
    MCSE: Private Cloud

    All recommended learning materials for these certifications are provided in this Upskilled Diploma, Microsoft Learning also recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product along with studying these materials.

    Further Study

    Pathways from the qualification

    ICT Graduate Certificate qualifications or other relevant higher education sector qualifications.

    For information about Pathways to University, click here.

    * Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change as these are managed by external organisations to Upskilled.

  • Price and Payment Options

    Option 1 – Save 15%

    Save 15% ($952.50) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $5,397.50

    Option 2 - 24 Month Interest-free payment plan

    No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $62 a week! Total course cost: $6,350


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