Computer Network Administrator

  • Program Details
  • Program Credential

Diploma

  • Program Duration

34 Weeks

850 Hours

  • Program Status

Registration Open

Gain In-Demand Computer Network Skills

It’s hard to think of any employer who wouldn’t want their team working more efficiently. Therefore, as businesses strive to reach their goals, they rely on the smooth operation of day-to-day tasks.

Correspondingly, as a Computer Network Administrator, you can increase the productivity and efficiency of a company.  By gaining globally in-demand certifications and skill-sets you can help employees work together more efficiently within the computer network. Moreover, you can find employment in any industry or sector.

  • Prepare yourself for a variety of network administrator jobs
  • Equip yourself with CISCO/CCNA certification
  • Learn skills  LAN as well as WAN networks

Your Career

Computer Network Administrator Programs Canada

Nearly every business, institution and home in Canada is equipped with a computer and an internet connection consequently driving the demand for trained professionals to set-up, migrate, retrofit, troubleshoot as well as secure networks on a consistent basis.

As a computer network administrator you will ensure all, both hardware and software, components of a network are functioning efficiently, as well as effectively.

Duties and Responsibilities of Network Administrator

Working as a computer systems administrator, or filling network systems administrator jobs, you may be responsible for some, or all, of the following duties:

  • Diagnosing hardware and software problems, and replacing defective components whenever needed.
  • Performing data backups in addition to disaster recovery operations
  • Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments, including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
  • Planning, coordinating, and implementing network security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware
  • Operating master consoles in order to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks, and to coordinate computer network access and use.
  • Perform routine network start-up and shutdown procedures, and maintain control records.
  • Designing, configuring, and testing computer hardware, networking software and operating system software.
  • Recommending changes to improve systems and network configurations, and determine hardware or software requirements related to such changes.
  • Conferring with network users about how to solve existing system problems.

As a BizTech College student you will gain the hands-on skills necessary to confidently manage and maintain an organization’s infrastructure, which can consist of f desktop PC’s, client workstations, email and application servers, backup servers, firewall systems, network components in addition to all related software.

During BizTech College’s Computer Network Administrator program, you will have the opportunity to work towards industry standard certifications, including Microsoft, Cisco Certification and CompTIA. As a BizTech College student you can pursue your personal certifications with ease, with a free, first attempt, exam voucher.

Learning Outcomes

  • Accelerated Learning Prepare for the workforce, in less than a year.
  • Certified Graduate as a certified expert, with industry standard certifications on your resume.
  • High Demand Skill-Set You will gain the hands-on skills to meet the demand for trained network administrators.

While studying BizTech College’s computer network administrator program you will gain an in-depth knowledge in the following areas:

  • Installing, configuring, optimizing, upgrading, diagnosing, troubleshooting and also performing preventative measures for network
  • Performing network planning and configuration, network media and topologies, network management and network security
  • Implementation of a network infrastructure, in a small to medium sized enterprise
  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of Windows Servers Infrastructure
  • Advanced configuration of network services required for the deployment, management, and maintenance of a Windows Server infrastructure
  • Installing configuring and administering Microsoft Exchange Server

Certification Opportunities

BizTech College offers you the unique opportunity to pursue the following industry-standard certifications, while working towards your Computer Network Administrator diploma:

This certification will validate you understand common hardware and software technologies in business, and certifies you have the necessary skills to support complex IT infrastructures.

Globally trusted, this certification validates you have the essential knowledge and skills to confidently design, configure, manage and troubleshoot any wire and wireless network.

This certification ensures you are prepared with the knowledge of foundational technologies, while validating you have the skill set to stay relevant, and adopt next generation technologies.

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) tests your capability of designing and building technology solutions.

Students looking to enroll in our computer network administrator diploma must first meet the following pre-requisites:

  • Ontario High School diploma or equivalent OR
  • Mature student status (18 years old and over) AND
  • Successful completion of the Wonderlic test

Your BizTech College Computer Network Administrator training will help your prepare to meet the demand for trained network administrators in Canada. It is estimated that 22,300 new computer systems administrator jobs will open up nationwide, through 2024.

As a result of completing our Computer Network Administrator program, you will qualify for positions such as:

  • Computer Network Administrator
  • Network Support Analyst
  • Technical Support Analyst
  • Server Administrator
  • System Administrator
  • Information Technology Administrator

Source: Jobbank.gc.ca