Become a leader in the networking industry

Computer Network Engineer

Seamless, secure communication is vital to any business. Consequently, employees rely on computer networks to reach business goals.
As a computer network engineer, you will play an integral part in the success of any business. In addition to providing direction, regarding network configurations and installations, computer network engineers notably improve the flow of communication. In turn, increasing the efficiency of a business.

Gain Global Networking Skills

  • Prepare to meet the nationwide demand for computer engineers.
  • Equip yourself with essential computer networking skills coupled with professional certifications.
  • Learn to not only design but also implement and administer a corporate network.

Program Details

  • Program Credential

Diploma

  • Program Duration

48 Weeks

1200 Hours

  • Program Status

Registration Open

Your Career

Trained professionals are required on a constant basis for the setup, migration, retrofitting, troubleshooting and securing of computer networks. Due to the consistent demand, an estimated 10,600 new computer engineer jobs will open up across Canada, through 2024.

Our networking engineer program will prepare you for the purpose of pursing one of the following roles:

  • Computer Network Engineer
  • Network Support Specialist
  • Enterprise Administrator
  • Server Administrator
  • Network Architect
  • Systems Engineer
  • Information Technology (IT) Consultant
  • Systems Administrator
  • Network Administrator

Source: jobbank.gc.ca

During your network engineer career, you may be employed in diverse organizations, such as investment companies, schools, manufactures as well as telecommunications firms. You will perform a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation in addition to training tasks to ensure computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction.

Duties and Responsibilities

Our network engineering course will uniquely prepare you to become responsible for some, or all, of the following duties:

  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.).
  • Configuring the setup of Cisco Firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security appliances for access to vital business applications.
  • Designing, setting up as well as configuring complex switching environments.
  • Design, set up and configure complex wireless networking for supporting open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications.
  • Configuring and installing client and server network software for upgrading, as well as, maintaining network and telecommunication systems.
  • Responding to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors in the event that technical assistance and support is needed.
  • Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems for the purpose of resolving operational issues and restore services.

BizTech College is a certified Microsoft IT academy offering Microsoft Official Courses (MOC). Simultaneously working towards y earning your computer network engineer diploma, you will prepare for CISCO Certification, and other industry standard certifications such as Microsoft and CompTIA.  Additionally, you will become prepared to face and anticipate the challenges of future technology, within the modern workspace.

Moreover, students with previous experience, or post-secondary  IT or computer science accreditation, BizTech College’s Computer Network Engineer program provides a smooth transition into an exciting networking career.

Theoretical knowledge coupled with hands-on, project based learning to master course material and confidently set out into the workforce.

Learning Outcomes

  • CCNA Certification You will prepare for both CCNA and CCNP at the same time you work towards your diploma.
  • Future-Proofed Advanced networking techniques prepare you to stay current in a rapidly changing industry.
  • In-Demand Skill-Set Organizations and businesses of any size rely on computer network engineers for the smooth operation of day-to-day business tasks.

BizTech College’s computer network engineer program will help you gain an in-depth knowledge in the following areas:

  • Installation, configuration, optimization, upgrading, diagnosing, troubleshoot and preforming preventive measures for computer systems
  • Performance of network installation and configuration, network media and topologies, network management and network security
  • Deployment and administration of databases within a networked environment.
  • Implementation of a network infrastructures in a small to medium-sized enterprise
  • Knowledge of security issues to the implementation of information technology solutions.
  • Planning, configuring and verifying the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions
  • Planning and performance of regular maintenance, and troubleshooting complex enterprise routed and switched networks
  • Maintenance and management of a windows server and Configuration of advance networking services

Certification Opportunities

With our network engineering course, you have the opportunity to pursue the following professional certifications, while you work towards earning your diploma. Students receive a no cost, first attempt exam voucher.

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, as well as validating you have the skill set to stay relevant, and adopt next generation technologies.

This CISCO certification will validate your ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks

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

Students looking to enroll in BizTech College’s Computer Network Engineer program must first meet the following pre-requisites:

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