What will I learn?

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.

Competency in 16 units must be obtained for Advanced Diploma of Network Security qualification. JHIT offers the following 16 highly sought after units as a part of this qualification.

Core units:

BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving.
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness.
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices.
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level.
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments.
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment.

Elective units:
ICTCYS604 Implement best practices for identity management
ICTCYS606 Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with cyber security standards and law
ICTCYS608 Perform cyber security risk assessments
ICTCYS612 Design and implement virtualised cyber security infrastructure for organisations
ICTNWK618 Design and implement a security system
ICTNWK544 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK621 Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure
ICTNWK603 Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions
ICTNWK604 Plan and configure advanced internetwork switching solutions
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks

Delivery Mode

At least 80% of contact hours are Face to Face in the Classroom. Different arrangement may be organised if the candidates have relevant knowledge & skills.

Certification on Course completion

Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency within this package will receive a Statement of Attainment and upon successful completion of any of the courses requirements, students will receive a nationally recognised qualification ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology issued by Jabin Hopkins Institute of Technology (JHIT).

Possible Job Roles

  • Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
  • Knowledge Manager
  • eLearning Manager
  • Enterprise Application Integration Consultant
  • Enterprise Architecture Manager
  • Software Manager

Course Duration

1 year (52 weeks) which include 40 weeks of teaching and 12 weeks of break all together. 20 contact hours per week for full time students which may include online or distance delivery. Different arrangement may be organised if the candidates have relevant knowledge & skills.



Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (1 year)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

October 2021, January 2022, April 2022, July 2022


Jabin Hopkins Institute of Technology

Level 2 & 4,

135 Pirie Street,


South Australia,

5000, ADELAIDE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

There are no entry requirements for this qualification but candidates require information technology knowledge and skills to cope with the standard of the qualification. Preferred pathways into this qualification:

• Diploma of Information Technology, or
• Relevant qualifications or demonstrated vocational experience

For international students

Must be 18 years of age or over

Completed year 12 or equivalent.

English proficiency equivalent to IELTS overall score of 5.5 Or ACSF Level 4 as assessed by Jabin Hopkins Institute of Technology English Language Literacy Assessment

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.