Network Technician

Program Overview:

The Network Technician program at SIIT is a certificate program with a primary focus on network/desktop management and support. This program will provide a solid functional grounding in the management and support of general computing technology in the modern networked workplace. The program emphasizes a combination of formal study with hands-on learning but focuses primarily on practical application to maximize learners’ experience.

Admission Requirements:

Mature Admission, Grade 12, Adult 12, interview


While previous experience and aptitude with computers is certainly an asset, it is not required. Important skills for network technicians are:

  1. Aptitude for problem-solving
  2. Strong desire for ongoing learning
  3. Ability to self-motivate and self-manage
Graduation Requirements:

Learners must complete all courses for credit and have a cumulative average of 60% in those courses.


Learners who successfully complete courses within the Network Technician Certificate can use those credits towards the Information Technology Diploma. The following courses exist within the diploma and would be assumed to fulfill requirements there as well: ITAP 115; TCOM 115; ITHW 115; ITNT 115; ITOS 125; ITNT 210; ITOS 215; ITNT 220.

Please Note:

SIIT is not currently accepting applications for this program. Please refer to the homepage to see the programs that are currently accepting applications.


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