Advanced Diploma of Network Security online

Advanced Diploma of Network Security

  • Australian Accredited Qualification
  • Equivalent to on-campus qualifications
  • Overseas students eligible

Online Course Information

If you’re looking to specialise in Network Security, this is the qualification for you.  This course is mapped to the worlds leading vendor certifications such as Cisco (CCNA, CCNP, CCENT), CompTIA (Server+, Network+, Security+) and EC-Council (CEH). This allows you to not only come away with a Nationally Recognised Qualification, but you’ll also be ready to sit exams and become certified with these leading vendors. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) network as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team responsible for advanced ICT network security systems. The qualification has a high-level ICT technical base with appropriate security units and the ability to specialise in a number of areas, including voice, wireless, network infrastructure and sustainability.

This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainer developed materials. Vendor training is recognised internationally as an industry benchmark for product-specific training. Upskilled uses an online Learning Management System to manage the delivery and assessment of learning resources. The program is conducted over a 12 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials.

The Advanced Diploma of Network Security is provided by Upskilled which has no affiliation with EDNA. This is a resource provided for students that are interested in Study Australia courses online.


Unit Code
Unit Name
ICTNWK502 Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTNWK601 Design and implement a security system
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTNWK602 Plan, configure and test advanced server based security
ICTNWK608 Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure
ICTNWK609 Configure and manage intrusion prevention system on network sensors
ICTNWK603 Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions
ICTNWK613 Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
ICTNWK607 Design and implement wireless network security
ICTNWK604 Plan and configure advanced internetwork switching solutions

Entry Requirements

There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification.

Students will be required to have regular access to a computer and internet access to complete this course.