Network Technician & Internet of Things IoT - Technology Specialist

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Network Technician & Internet of Things IoT - Technology Specialist
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M0536 CE01
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

Expand+As society increasingly embraces an inter-connected culture, the Internet of Things will see a rapid integration of our physical and digital networked worlds. This course will equip learners with the skills required to network and manage the prolifer...

FET Code 5M0536 - Computer Systems & Networks
Duration One Year - Full Time Study
Comment Qualifications
5M0536 QQI Level 5 Computer Systems and Networks
CompTIA A+ 901 Essentials
CompTIA A+ 902 IT Technician
Accredited Software Tester
Course Fee Government Levy €200.00
QQI Exam Fee € 50.00
Booking Deposit € 50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00

There may be an additional fee for CompTIA Exam, if required
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for a Further Education grant, which is means tested. For more information and advice contact your local Education and Training Board (ETB) or visit or where applications can be made online.

Further Information

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:
•Computer Systems Hardware
•Networking Essentials
•Operating Systems
•Maths for Information Technology
•Web Authoring
•Mobile Technologies
•Programming and Design Principles
•Virtualisation Support
•Work Experience
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) preferably to include Mathematics or Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent. If you are a mature student these requirements need not apply and applications will be considered based on a proven interest in computer systems and networking. Entry may be subject to interview.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Examinations
• Project Work
• Practical Skills Demonstrations
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
Network Technician & IoT Technology graduates find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Network Design and Installation
Network Security
Information Securit...

Further Enquiries Monaghan Institute Education Campus, Armagh Road, Monaghan
Tel. 047-84900
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For more information on this course, please contact Ray Quinn.
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