Qualification descriptor

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology roles who are ready to establish specialized skills in the field of network and telecommunications engineering.

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).

Prerequisite requirements

There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency.

Course availability: Sydney CBD


  • 104 weeks total duration
    • 72 weeks tuition delivery

Delivery Mode: Face to Face and Online

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Entry requirements

    • ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology or other relevant qualification/s; or
    • with vocational experience but without formal supervision or management qualification.
    • International students must show evidence of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. Please refer to Nortwest’s student enrolment requirements for more information.

This is a sample course only.

On successful completion of the course, participants will be competent as technical specialist with high level skills and knowledge in telecommunications and information technology networks using internet protocol (IP) systems who can:

Course Outcomes
forecast network growth for enterprise network planning
design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment
implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks
design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability.
There is no direct link between this qualification and licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements. However, where required, a unit of competency will specify relevant licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements that impact on the unit.
Further general information about studies and regulations can be found here.
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