Network Administrator

Network Administrator

Program Info:

Admission Requirements

Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status.
Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions.
An admissions interview will be administered to determine if the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry level skills to take this program.
Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them.
Part-time students may set their own schedules to a minimum of two training sessions per week. These times may be scheduled during the day, evening, or on weekends.

Program Highlights

This program provides students with the necessary skill and knowledge to plan, install, and provide routine control over and manage exceptional situations in relation to quality communications network services in an information system. It provides in-depth knowledge on evaluating communications hardware, software and transmission service alternatives against changing business requirements; maintaining links with network suppliers; monitoring network performance; providing support for systems; localizing and rectifying faults in networks and handling non-routine user/customer problems; and providing expertise and practical assistance in delivering service that complies with statutory and other standards, as well as strategic and tactical plans.

Career Opportunities

Recent studies indicate that strong growth in IT jobs, especially for skilled Computer and Network Operators, are expected over the next few years. Careers that correspond with the skills learned in this program include:

  • Hardware Installation Coordinator
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Support Technician
  • Network Operator
  • Local Area Network (LAN) Administrator
  • Local Area Network (LAN) Technician

CORE COURSES

Year 1

  • Keyboarding
    Minimum 25 words per minute (WPM).
  • Office Skills
    Internet Fundamentals and basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Outlook
  • Operating Systems
    Advanced level of proficiency in a Windows operating system
  • Word Processing
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Word
  • Spreadsheets
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Database Management
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Access
  • Business Skills
    Business Correspondence Level 1 and Project Management Fundamentals Level 1
  • Job Readiness/Employability Skills
    Thought Patterns for a Successful Career
  • PC Troubleshooting
    CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and CompTIA A + 220-1002
  • Computer Networking
    CompTIA Network + and CompTIA Security+

 

Year 2

  • Computer Networking
    CompTIA Server +
  • Microsoft Certification
    Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016; Networking with Windows Server 2016; Identity with Windows Server 2016
  • Business Skills
    Customer Service
  • Simulations and Drills
    Practical Applications 3 Units
  • Job Readiness/Employability Skills
    Job Search and Resume Writing

Program Type:

Diploma

Anticipated salary:

C$38,648 – C$79,297
(Information from PayScale Canada)

Program Duration

49 Weeks

Program Notes:

Financial assistance may be available to qualified students.
Graduation requirements:
Students must achieve a 75% average to obtain a diploma.

Program Category:

I.T

Program Syllabus:

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