Network Administrator Diploma
Trillium College’s network administrator diploma program gives you the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills to work as a network administrator. This program teaches you how to plan, install, configure, maintain and secure networked computer systems. You will be equipped to offer technical support and network support as a trained network administrator.
This diploma program covers subject areas such as network planning, configuration, and security; network support; CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ Certification; and ethics and professionalism, among many others. Graduates will be qualified to work as a Computer Technician; Network Administrator or Analyst; Technical Support Specialist; Help-Desk Troubleshooter; Support; and Network Security Auditor.
This program is designed to earn students industry-recognized certifications upon successful completion of the course. Statistics show that prospective employers look for industry certifications when hiring new network administrator applicants – certification has become a benchmark in the hiring process. Students may become certified in a variety of designations, including CompTIA Network +, CompTIA Security +, Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Configuration, Windows Server 2012 Network Infrastructure.
Areas of Focus
This network administrator academic program covers information in the following subject areas:
- Network Planning and Configuration
- Network Support and Maintenance
- Network Security
- CompTIA A+ Certification
- CompTIA Network+ Certification
- CompTIA Security+ Certification
- Windows Server Active Directory Configuration Certification
- Windows Server Network Infrastructure Certification
- Cloud Computing
- CCNA Routing and Switching
- Ethics and Professionalism
- Communication Skills
As a graduate of Trillium College’s Network Administrator diploma program, you will be prepared as a computer technician to take on a technical support role that has become essential in both the public and private sectors. You may find employment as a computer technician, network administrator, technical support specialist, help desk troubleshooter, or network support security specialist.
According to jobbank.gc.ca an average salary for a network support computer technician is $30.77 per hour (NOC 2281).
- Grade 12 diploma or equivalent or mature student status (18 years of age or older)
- Passing score on the entrance evaluation
- Successful interview with a registrar