Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

ICT40418 | CRICOS CODE 099855A

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.

Qualification Requirements

  • BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation 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
  • ICTNWK420 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
  • ICTNWK421 Install, configure and test network security
  • ICTNWK407 Install and configure client-server applications and services
  • ICTSAS426 Locate and troubleshoot ICT equipment, system and software faults
  • ICTTEN417 Install, configure and test a router
  • ICTPMG401 Support small-scale ICT projects
  • ICTNWK410 Install hardware to a network
  • ICTNWK411 Deploy software to networked computers
  • ICTNWK412 Create network documentation
  • ICTNWK419 Identify and use current virtualizationon technologies

Full time – 52 weeks

  • Complex computer skills with the ability to modify and save a document and to upload attachments.
  • Access to computer and the internet.
  • 18 years old or above to apply for this course.
  • Satisfactory completed Year 12 of secondary education or its equivalent.


  •  For overseas students whose first language is not English an overall IELTS score of 5.5 or
    equivalent or
  • Pass an Abbey College Australia entry test designed to assess the level of English proficiency that
  • Is equivalent to IELTS Academic 5.5.

There is a direct pathway between this qualification and a wide range Diplomas in ICT.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • IP-based network Installer
  • Specialised network infrastructure installer
  • Secure IT network installer
  • Entry-level Network Support
  • Entry-level Server Support



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