Network Specialist - 184
The Network Specialist Certificate is intended to provide the necessary knowledge of networking for the small-office, home office (SOHO) market and the ability to work in small or medium businesses or organizations. This program familiarizes you with the installation and configuration of Cisco switches and routers in multiprotocol internetworks using LAN and WAN interfaces and to perform tasks in the planning, design, installation, operation and troubleshooting of Ethernet, TCP/IP Networks. A certified individual can provide Level 1 troubleshooting service and improve network performance and security. This certificate will prepare you for COMPTIA N+ and Cisco CCNA Certifications.
You do not need to apply to begin this program, simply ensure you meet the admission requirements (listed on the Admission & Registration tab) and then you may register for any available courses.
Admission & Registration
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) OR 19 years of age or older.
- Server and Network Support Certificate OR
- Completion of ELEC10118 (Computer Hardware and Software) AND ELEC10034 (Network Fundamentals).
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered. Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.
Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the 2019/20 academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education - Technology and Skills.
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A selection of courses are available each term. Courses that are currently not available (N/A) for registration may be offered in the future – check back frequently.
|Register||Course number||Course title||Course Hours|
|N/A||COMP10186||VoIP and Wireless Technology||70.00|
|N/A||ELEC10051||Network Design and Troubleshooting||84.00|
|N/A||ELEC10052||Advanced Network Technologies||70.00|
|N/A||ELEC10106||Network Security and Management||56.00|
|N/A||ELEC10118||Computer Hardware and Software||56.00|
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