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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATOR

PROGRAM DETAILS

TYPE:Diploma
TIME:AM/PM/Evening
DURATION:50 - 58 Weeks
INTERNSHIP:Available
CAMPUSES:All
NOC CODE:2171, 2172, 2281, 2282
PROGRAM OUTLINE

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

In order to meet the growing demand of employers, triOS has developed the Information Technology Administrator program. This program enables students to pick a specialty and become qualified to implement and maintain computer systems, mobile devices, databases and more. Students can complete this program in one of the following four specialties:

1. Information Technology Administrator (Windows Server, Messaging & Mobile Specialist) - 11 certifications
2. Information Technology Administrator (Messaging, Mobile, Linux & Security Specialist) - 11 certifications
3. Information Technology Administrator (Linux, Security & Database Specialist) - 12 certifications
4. Information Technology Administrator (Database & Windows Server Specialist) - 12 certifications

STUDENTS RECEIVE:

  • Training on popular operating systems Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, and Linux (depending on the specialty chosen).
  • Real-world work experience with an 8 week Internship!
  • Certification exam vouchers including designations from Microsoft, CompTIA and Cisco
  • Microsoft Office, Microsoft Imagine Premium and Windows are included in the program fees

INCLUDED COURSES

Installing & Configuring Windows Server (70-740)

The goal of this course is to provide individuals who have successfully completed an introduction to Windows with an in depth look at the different installation and configuration tasks necessary to manage Windows Server 2016. These tasks include Windows Server deployment, storage configuration, Hyper-V virtualization configuration, as well as fault tolerance, maintenance and monitoring. Additionally, this course covers the material on the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification exam 70-740: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016.

Windows Server Administration (70-741)

This course focuses on the configuration of networking and network services within Windows Server 2016. More specifically, students will learn how to configure IPv4 and IPv6, manage IP addressing and DNS name resolution services, as well as provide for remote connectivity. Additionally, this course covers the material on the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification exam 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016.

Configuring Advanced Windows Server Services (70-742)

This course configuration and administration Windows Server Active Directory. Moreover, this course covers the configuration and management of Group Policy, certificates and identity access on Windows networks. Additionally, this course covers the material on the 70-742 certification exam required alongside 70-740 and 70-741 to obtain the Windows Server 2016 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) designation.

A+

This course introduces the essential operating system skills required of a computer support technician, and covers the skills necessary to achieve the 1000-series A+ Certification (exams 220-1001 and 220-1002). More specifically, students learn how to use, configure, upgrade, troubleshoot and maintain computer hardware alongside the Windows family of operating systems, as well as basic configuration of Linux, MacOS, and mobile operating systems.

Career Planning & Preparation - Level 1

This module introduces tools for planning and preparing for a successful job search, so that students can maintain a career-focused approach throughout their education program. Students will learn how to research opportunities and network for industry contacts, and use appropriate etiquette when communicating with prospective employers. Students will identify their personal skills, values and preferences for the workplace, begin preparation of a professional resume, cover letter, thank you note and references. Class discussions on various self-management topics introduced in Student Success Strategies will round out this module, which is a pre-requisite for Career Planning and Preparation – Level 2.

Career Planning & Preparation - Level 2

This module continues to build on the concepts and skills introduced in Career Planning and Preparation - Level I. Students will learn how to conduct an effective job search and identify various methods of applying for work with today’s technology. Students will create a personal list of “Top Employers” and target current industry opportunities, while finalizing their professional resume, portfolio and career correspondence. Students will learn to identify the different types and forms of interviews, practice responding to typical questions, and practice follow-up, evaluation and negotiation techniques they can use to ensure success. Self-management topics from Career Planning and Preparation - Level I will be reviewed, with a focus towards on-the-job success in both learner placements and post-graduate employment.

Database & SQL Fundamentals

This course introduces students to the Structured Query Language (SQL) using Microsoft SQL Server 2016. More specifically, students will learn how to work with Microsoft SQL Server, perform SQL queries on sample databases, as well as create databases and manage the data within.

Network, Mobile & Cisco Technologies

In this course students will learn the theory and concepts required to successfully administer and troubleshoot TCP/IP-based networks. Students will then expand their knowledge of TCP/IP-based networks by learning the configuration and support of mobile devices that use the ActiveSync protocol, as well as Cisco routers, switches and services. Additionally, In addition this course provides the conceptual foundation for later networking courses and introduces the concepts covered on the Comptia Network+ certification exam (N10-007) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification exam (200-125).

Technology Management for IT Professionals

Communication as well as time and project management skills are vital for success in today’s IT industry. Through the use of examples, demonstrations, projects and group activities, students will examine various communication, time and project management strategies and techniques that are commonly used within the IT industry. Moreover, this course introduces students to the concepts necessary to achieve the CompTIA IT Project+ certification (PK0-004).

Windows 10 Administration

This course introduces the skills and knowledge necessary to install, configure, administer, and support Microsoft Windows 10. In addition, you will learn about the various tools for administering, configuring, and troubleshooting Windows 10, as well as how to deploy and upgrade to Windows 10, configure disks, users, drivers, printers, network interfaces and security. This course is a prerequisite for all other Microsoft courses and covers the material tested on the MD-100 and MD-101 certification exams required to obtain the Modern Desktop Administrator Associate (MDAA) designation.

Windows PowerShell Scripting

This course introduces students to the structure, function, and usage of Windows PowerShell for Windows administration. Students will learn how to use PowerShell to perform key system tasks as well as how to create and modify existing PowerShell scripts to automate system administration and provide reports.

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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This industry-leading program qualifies graduates for careers such as Smartphone Administrator, Database Administrator, Network Administrator, Windows Administrator, Network Support Specialist, Help Desk Support, Technical Field Services Representative, PC Support Technician – ­to name a few.

EMPLOYERS WHO HAVE RECENTLY HIRED triOS GRADS

  • Rogers Communications Inc.
  • Acer America Corporation
  • Compugen Spectra Energy Satellite
  • Bell Canada
  • Ricoh Canada Inc.
  • Wilfred Laurier University
  • University of Waterloo
  • Hewlett-Packard Co.
  • And more...

SALARY INFORMATION

Average Wage ($/hr)  - $26.00 to $38.46
High Wage ($/hr)        - $46.15 to $54.95

Source: workingincanada.gc.ca

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High School Graduation Diploma or Mature Student status (18 years of age and academic achievement assessment passed).

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