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Best Career Path in IT Networking

Press release   •   Apr 23, 2016 19:17 AEST

Have you ever considered a career in IT Networking? Professionals with IT qualifications, including networking, are in high demand both in Australia and around the world.


As companies increase their reliance on technology, the demand for employees with networking technology qualifications and experience also increases. Industries across the career spectrum depend on computer networking to keep employees connected and businesses flowing.

If you're looking to build a career in an industry which offers great job satisfaction, access to evolving technologies, a rewarding salary, constant challenges and a good career pathway, then completing an IT diploma course is a great way to achieve all this.

Networking starts with basic logic and connections. If you enjoy working with computers and have completed some secondary school maths, you could be ready to start your networking career by enrolling in a diploma.

Computer Power Institute offers an online Diploma in IT Networking which is designed for those who are interested in learning about network design, installation and management including the following:

o Managing computer hardware and security
o Understanding cloud computing and green IT concepts
o Trouble shooting network issues
o Configuring virtual and wireless networks
o Continuing professional development

After completing the Diploma of IT networking you will be prepared for positions such as IT Administrator, Networking Support, Network Services Administrator, Network Operations Analyst and Infrastructure Support.

The Computer Power IT networking diploma has been specifically designed to meet the requirements of employers and is fully compliant and nationally recognised.

With the flexibility that online learning provides, students are able to complete their diploma in 16 months. Studying 25 hours per week on average (100 hours per month) would enable a qualification to be obtained in this timeframe. All assessments are required to be completed within the 28-month time limit.

Our Career Support Centre offers valuable resources including career guidance, resume building, cover letter tailoring, interview tips and ongoing support throughout the interview process to help you secure IT employment.

Your computer IT diploma, resume, interview preparation and Vendor Certifications will give you the edge while job hunting. Students are also provided with a free one year membership to the Australian Computer Society after their first census date.

Membership provides access to professional development programs and conferences and events within the profession. Membership can also connect you to a network of 21,000 IT professionals offering collaboration opportunities, career support, industry insights and the chance to meet your next employer!

So do you think you might be interested in completing an Online IT diploma course? Contact us today or chat to a Career Consultant who can help you determine which IT course is the one for you.

Computer Power Institute (CPI) provides affordable, accessible IT Diplomas with International Vendor Certifications that lead to an employment outcome. Computer Power provide IT courses in Networking, Software Development and Website Development designed for individuals with little or no vocational experience through to those currently holding senior roles in industry. Computer Power Diplomas are an alternate pathway into a University Degree.