WSTC Course

ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking


Course Info

Estimated Duration 52 Weeks
Levels Certificate IV
Course Cost $~

ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

To complete ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking, students need to complete 17 units of competency.

  • 8 Core Units of Competency
  • 9 Elective Units of Competency
  • Total of 17 units of competency

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to install and manage small scale networks, either as an independent network support technician or as part of a team. Detailed information on the employability skills gained during this certification are available online here.

Network support career opportunities and possible job titles relevant to this qualifications include:

  • Network support
  • Network operation support
  • Network operation technicians
  • Network technicians
  • Network support technicians
  • Help desk support

Students will need to satisfactorily complete the following units to achieve the ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking. These are not listed in any particular order.

Code                     Core Units

BSBWHS304        Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes

ICTICT401            Determine and confirm client business requirements

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

ICTNWK401        Install and manage a server

ICTNWK402        Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT

ICTNWK403        Manage network and data integrity

ICTNWK404        Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network

ICTTEN416           Install, configure and test an internet protocol network

Code                    Elective Units

ICTNWK406        Install, configure and test network security

ICTNWK407        Install and configure client-server applications and services

ICTICT408            Create technical documentation

ICTNWK410        Install hardware to a network

ICTNWK411        Deploy software to networked computers

ICTNWK502          Implement secure encryption technologies

ICTNWK503        Install and maintain valid authentication processes

ICTNWK511          Manage network security

ICTNWK408        Configure a desktop environment

  • Preferably Year 12 or equivalent*
  • Access to computer with Internet connection
  • Must be able to obtain USI, please refer to website for USI information