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ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking)

ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking)

National ID ICT40120 State ID AC10

Make some serious connections.

Level-up your basic networking skills and set yourself up for a career in one of the most in-demand industries out there. Your career in IT starts here.

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This course remains FEE FREE in 2024! The course fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA State Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.

^ Please note: Eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.


When Available all year round.

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Get connected to an IT networking career.

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as network operations support, network technician, and network support. You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and hands-on practical skills to install and configure a modern network, including virtual machines, wireless technologies, cloud storage, network security, deployment resources to desktops, and user support. You will acquire valuable experience in writing technical documentation, fulfilling client expectations, and with workplace health and safety. 

Half price fees apply! 

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Available all year round, 2024


When Available all year round, 2024
Where Geraldton
How Self Paced External

Units and fees

To attain this qualification, you are required to successfully complete twenty (20) units of competence, comprising seven (7) core and thirteen (13) elective units selected from the options provided below. 

For an approximate fee estimate, mark the boxes below corresponding to the number of units needed for this course. The estimated fees will be displayed on the right-hand side.


National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes $0.00 $0.00
BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management $0.00 $0.00
ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices $0.00 $0.00
ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry $0.00 $0.00
ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments $0.00 $0.00
ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques $0.00 $0.00
ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems $0.00 $0.00


National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
Address cyber security requirements
$0.00 $0.00
Install and configure virtual machines
$0.00 $0.00
Install, configure and test network security
$0.00 $0.00
Install and manage servers
$0.00 $0.00
Manage network and data integrity
$0.00 $0.00
Install and operate small enterprise branch networks
$0.00 $0.00
Install and configure client-server applications and services
$0.00 $0.00
Install hardware to networks
$0.00 $0.00
Support ICT system software
$0.00 $0.00
Support operating system users and troubleshoot applications
$0.00 $0.00
Implement and troubleshoot enterprise routers and switches
$0.00 $0.00
Install, configure and test internet protocol networks
$0.00 $0.00
Install, configure and test local area network switches
$0.00 $0.00

Please note: Course information and fees are subject to change without notice.

  • Fees may differ between campus locations due to the difference between elective units in the course study plan or a need to adapt courses to meet local industry needs.
  • Fees may also differ for individuals depending on units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning (RPL).
  • Fees are payable at the time of enrolment.
  • Total fees quoted include tuition fees and resource fees. You may also be required to purchase text books, uniforms or other personal equipment that are not included in this fee estimate.
  • For Lower Fees, Local Skills (half-price) courses please refer to additional eligibility information above.
  • Concession rates: If eligible, proof of concession must be presented.
  • Concessions and the secondary school age fee cap do not apply to commercial courses (short courses), or Foundation Programs (i.e ESL and General Education).
  • Secondary school aged persons (in 2024, students born on or after 1 July 2006 who are at least 15 years old in 2024) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course (tuition) fee chargeable is $420. Additional resource fees and discretionary fees may apply. 
  • VET Student Loans for eligible courses and fee caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government.

More information: Visit our fees and payment options page or call us on 1800 672 700

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