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ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security

National ID: ICT60215 | State ID: AVX6

Join the professionals in Cyber Security via this Advanced Diploma

With IT encroaching on all aspects of our society, there has never been a greater demand for security. Enhance your career prospects in this exciting field, and gain the skills to put you at the front of the job market. With a shortage of skilled network experts, there has never been a better time to get qualified.

Gain these skills:

  • cloud computing
  • server security
  • authentication and encryption
  • network security
  • managing security risks

There is a significant capstone project to consolidate the important range of skills developed in this course. 

Full-time attendance is three days a week. 

To study the Advanced Diploma of Network Security, you will need to have a very good background in the IT industry. As a possible guide these qualifications or background will help:

  • Diploma of Information Technology Networking or similar
  • Experience in Network Administration
  • Cisco CCNA studies like ICND1
  • University studies in Computer Science or similar
  • Industry experience in ICT security

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

Want to study this course part time?

This course offers part time study options when remaining places are available following full time enrolments. To receive a text message the day before part time enrolment days on campus with a check on remaining places, visit our Register to study part time webform.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Study pathway

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
Job opportunities

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

SM TAFE actively promotes the employment availability of course graduates to key industry partners and organisations. We also seek expressions of interest from organisations for the placement of our students into work experience. We endeavour to assist students into a career pathway, but please be aware that neither employment nor work experience placement is guaranteed by us.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Delivery location plans for Semester 1, 2020:

Good news! This course will also be available in Semester 1, 2020 at our Murdoch campus. You can apply now - be sure to enter the national course code ICT60215 and state code AVX6 in your online application, along with Murdoch as your campus.

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.
Page last updated January 06, 2020