What will I learn?

This qualification will equip individuals with highly specialised and technical skills in the cyber security sector. Students will implement a network security infrastructure and learn testing concepts, procedures and protocols to manage network breaches and vulnerabilities.

Cyber security is an emerging sector in Australia that is expected to generate jobs in the Australian economy.

This course is suitable for individuals who wish to develop highly specialised skills in cyber security.

In this course, students will learn about:

  • Identifying and managing cyber security threats
  • Monitoring and detecting risks of cyberattacks in a network and system security framework
  • Software and tools to defend against security breaches
  • Developing systems to minimise network vulnerabilities and protect an organisation from insider security attacks

Career Pathways


  • Cyber security engineer
  • Cyber security analyst
  • Cyber security technician
  • ICT security consultant
  • Website penetration tester
  • Security support officer
  • System tester

Professional accreditation and recognition

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded with the Certificate IV in Cyber Security. This qualification is nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Further Progression:

Students can progress onto the next level of qualification within the college.
We offer the following qualifications:

  • Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security
  • or other relevant qualifications

Credits may also include units of competency contained within relevant skill sets and statements of attainment.

University Pathway:

This qualification may provide a pathway into university in the program Bachelor of Information Technology.



Study options

Full Time (75 weeks)

Tuition fees
AUD $12,000 for the entire course
Start date

To suit the client/individual


Sydney Campus

251 Milperra Road,


New South Wales,

2212, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (75 weeks)

Tuition fees
AUD $12,000 for the entire course
Start date

To suit the client/individual


InTech Institute of Technology

Brisbane Campus,

21 Parkview Street,



4064, BRISBANE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

There are no formal entry requirements.

Most qualifications require successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent overseas/ Australian qualifications. Applicants who do not meet these academic prerequisites but have relevant work experience may apply.

English Proficiency requirements:

  • IELTS band score of 5.5 (academic test version) or TOEFL PBT score of 530 or TOEFL CBT score of 197 or TOEFL;
  • IBT overall score 71 ( No band less than 70) or equivalent