Computer & Network Technician - Year 2

Cavan Institute


Course Name Computer & Network Technician - Year 2
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 6M0695
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+About This Course
Our Computer and Network Technician (Year 2) course has a significant practical component, designed to give students the necessary skills to plan, deploy and maintain a fully featured clienVserver network (and the linking of LANs i...

FET Code 6M0695 - Computer Systems & Networks.
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Certification: QQI Level 6 Certificate in Computer Systems and Networks - 6M0695.
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...

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Course Fee €620. Please refer to the Institute's website for a breakdown of the course fee (see "Link to Course Fee" above).
Financial Support

Expand+Cavan Institute is an approved college for Post-Leaving Certificate (PLC) maintenance grants. PLC maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending full-time courses in Cavan Institute.

This grant must be applied for, through Studen...

Application Date How do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2021/22 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.

Your PPS Number is also required as part of the application process.
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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2021.
Subjects Taught Physical and Logical Networking
Systems Software
Information Technology Administration
Network Infrastructure
Virtualisation Support
Network Security
Work Experience

Students will also be given the opportunity to prepare for certification as a Cisco Certified Network Associate (at no additional cost).
Entry Requirements Students should have successfully completed an appropriate QQI Level 5 course such as Computer and Network Technician (Year 1), Software Development (Year 1), or Computer Games Programming or Design, all available at Cavan Institute. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet this entry requirement but can demonstrate relevant interest and experience.
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Careers or Further Progression

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There is a growing demand for computer technicians who can lead in a team environment, diagnose and solve server problems, as well as manage computer networks (security and performance). Students who complete this course success...

Further Enquiries Cavan Institute,
Cathedral Road,
Co. Cavan.
H12 E426
Tel: +353 49 4332633
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