ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology [Networking]

National ID: ICT40120 State ID: AC10
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Networking is one of the fastest growing areas in IT

If you have chosen Networking as your area of expertise in the field of IT, then this Certificate IV qualification provides you with a great foundation.  
You'll gain the practical skills to install and configure small to medium size modern networks - including exposure to virtual machines, wireless technologies, cloud storage, infrastructure devices, network security, deployment resources to desktops and user support.

East Perth and Joondalup campuses have dedicated Training Networks and are registered as both Cisco Academy and Redhat Academy providers.
Joondalup also offers Microsoft Imagine Academy as part of your studies.


The following people will be entitled to a concession rate on the half price course fees under Lower fees, local skills.

  • All students aged 15-24 years
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding:
    • a pensioner concession card;
    • a repatriation health benefits card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs; or
    • a Health Care Card
  • Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution
  • Secondary school-aged persons, not enrolled at school.

If you are not eligible, please see our Skill sets page.

^ You will pay half price for the course fees on the Lower fees, local skills qualifications, however other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your course.

  • Install and build networks using Microsoft, Linux and Cisco IOS operating systems and services
  • Monitor and maintain these systems
  • Implement the security features of these operating systems
  • Configure routers and switches
  • Build on effective communication, documentation and general business skills

I have the following attributes:

  • Able to apply analytical and problem solving skills    
  • Good written and oral communication skills    
  • Good organisational and time management skills    
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

Other costs for consideration:

  • Recommended - portable self-powered USB 3.2 gen1 / gen2 SSD with at least 500GB storage

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Semester 2, 2021

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 2, 2021
Where East Perth
How On Campus
Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On Campus

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