Computer & Network Technician - Year 1

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Computer & Network Technician - Year 1
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M0536
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course is designed to give each student a firm foundations in the skills required to work as a computer and network technician. Students are given the opportunity to identify the components of a computer and learn how they work. As part of this ...

FET Code 5M0536 - Computer Systems & Networks
Duration 1 year
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught •Computer Systems Hardware
•Networking Essentials
•Operating Systems
•Programming and Design Principles
•Maths for Information Technology
•Virtualisation Support
•ICT Security Policy and Management
•Communications
•Work Experience

Students will also be given the opportunity to prepare for and achieve certification in the much sought after Microsoft Technical Associate Networking Fundamentals exam (at no additional cost).
Mature Entry Places Mature students with relevant experience or related qualification.
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Over the past decade there has been a sharp increase in the demand for IT professionals in Ireland and abroad. Most of the world’s major multinational, high-tech companies have bases in Ireland. These companies include Amazon,...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Web: www.cavaninstitute.ie