RTO ID : 45203

CRICOS Code : 03620C




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.

Study Method: 14 hrs. On campus and 6 hours online per week.


Academic Requirement

  •  Year 12 (HSC); or other relevant qualification/s; or experience in a business environment

English Language Requirement

SCCM requires the following English language levels: International students are required to produce one item of evidence of English proficiency according to the following:

  • IELTS English language proficiency at a minimum level of 5.5 (Academic)
  • Upper Intermediate level of English completed in Australia
  • Completion of 1-year full time study in Australia
  • Successful completion of SCCM ’s Placement Test


Assessments may include short written knowledge tests, discussions and oral communication demonstrations, case study exercises, written reports, web based research and reports, final projects and final written exams. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time.


Students who have completed relevant studies or have some of the competencies in the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Application for RPL can be made with the initial application or can be made within two weeks of the course commencement using the RPL Application Form and by providing supporting documents. Please note that RPL cannot result in an international student having less than a full-time load of study (20 hours per week).

DURATION: 52 (Academic weeks 40 + 12 Weeks Holiday)

STUDY METHOD: 14 hours face to face and 6 hours online per week

Course Fee:

Course Code Estimated Tuition Fee per year Enrolment Fee Material Fee Estimated Total Course Cost
096688B 12000 250 349 12,599 (4 Term )



Academic Pathways

On completion of this qualification student have following further academic pathways

  • ICT50115-Diploma of Information Technology Course or other Diploma Level ICT packages courses

 Employment Pathways

  • Network support,
  • Network operations support,
  • Network operations technician,
  • Network technician,
  • Network support technician,
  • Help desk support.

Unit of Competency:


ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

Units of competency

BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes C
ICTNWK408 Configure a desktop environment E
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment C
ICTNWK401 Install and manage a server C
ICTNWK402 Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT C
ICTNWK403 Manage network and data integrity C
ICTICT401 Determine and confirm client business requirements C
ICTNWK404 Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network C
ICTTEN416 Install, configure and test an internet protocol network C
ICTNWK405 Build a small wireless local area network E
ICTTEN513 Install, configure and test a local area network switch E
ICTNWK407 Install and configure client-server applications and services E
ICTPMG401 Support small scale ICT projects E
ICTTEN417 Install, configure and test a router E
ICTTEN420 Design, install and configure an internetwork E
ICTNWK410 Install hardware to a network E
ICTNWK406 Install, configure and test network security E