WSTC Course

ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security


Course Info

Estimated Duration 52 Weeks - 4x10 week terms, 20 hours per week
Levels Advanced
Course Cost $~

ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security

To complete ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security, students need to complete 12 units of competency consisting of 5 core units and 7 elective units. Students may apply for exemption for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency.  Please refer to RPL policy and procedures on website.

The following employment pathways to students who complete this qualification include:

  • E-security specialist
  • ICT security specialist
  • IT security administrator
  • IT security analyst
  • IT security specialist
  • Systems/network administrator
  • Network security analyst
  • Network security specialist
  • Network security administrator
  • Senior network administrator Systems security analyst.

Unit Code            Unit Title

Core Units

ICTNWK502        Implement secure encryption technologies

ICTNWK509        Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks

ICTNWK601        Design and implement a security system

ICTNWK602        Plan, configure and test advanced server based security

ICTSUS601          Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects

Elective Units

ICTNWK612        Plan and manage troubleshooting advance integrated IP networks

ICTNWK613        Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks

ICTNWK608        Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure

ICTNWK615        Design and configure desktop virtualisation

ICTTEN811          Evaluate and apply network security

ICTTEN611          Produce an ICT network architecture design

ICTNWK504        Design and implement an integrated server solution

  • Must be over 18 years of age
  • Have a Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • Complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment
  • Must have completed one year of paid or unpaid work experience or equivalent in the ICT industry
  • Have access to a computer with an internet connection