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Advanced Diploma of Network Security

National Course Code: ICT60215

TAFE NSW Course Number: ICT60215-01V02


Study Type:
Part Time Evening

Start Date:
24 Jul 2018


18 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Indicative Cost: $3,860

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  • Government Subsidised
  • VET Student Loans Available

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This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) network as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team responsible for advanced ICT network security systems. The qualification has a high-level ICT technical base with appropriate security units and the ability to specialise in a number of areas, including voice, wireless, network infrastructure and sustainability.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

CPPSEC5005A Implement security risk management plan
ICTNWK602 Plan, configure and test advanced server-based security
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
ICTNWK601 Design and implement a security system
ICTNWK609 Configure and manage intrusion prevention system on network sensors
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK607 Design and implement wireless network security
ICTSUS602 Establish a business case for sustainability and competitive advantage in ICT projects
ICTNWK502 Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTNWK605 Design and configure secure integrated wireless systems
ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $3,860.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18NIR01248Advanced Diploma of Network Security-UOS124 Jul 201828 Sep 20183 Sep 2018$1,287
18NIR01251Advanced Diploma of Network Security-UOS230 Jul 20185 Oct 20182 Oct 2018$1,287
18NIR01254Advanced Diploma of Network Security-UOS315 Oct 20185 Dec 20185 Nov 2018$1,286

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 24 Jul 2018

Part Time Evening: 6 hours per week x 18 Weeks

Tuesday and Wednesday evenings starting at 6 pm to 9 pm (Note: subject to change.)

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

You are required to attend one of the Information Sessions where teachers will be available to answer questions and provide a course timetable.
Drop in anytime between 4 pm and 7 pm on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 OR Wednesday, 4 July 2018 OR Monday, 23 July 2018.

At one of the following locations:
TAFE NSW Blacktown (South Campus)
Block E, Level 2
Corner of Main Street and Newton Rd


TAFE NSW Nirimba - Nirimba Education Precinct
Block T1C, Ground Floor
Eastern Road,
Quakers Hill.

If you cannot attend this session, please contact Course Coordinator William O'Donoughue via Phone (02) 9208 1736 or email

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

18NIR-160 S:24/7/2018 E:5/12/2018

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