Cybersecurity for Information Technology Operations (Micro-credential) (Level 4)

New Zealand Skills and Education College

Subject area

Information Technology not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this micro-credential are
All students should have a minimum of one year work experience with computer network technology, information security or related experience
hold a Certificate in ICT level 4 and above
have knowledge of TCP/IP networking protocols, network equipment, and operating systems installation and maintenance.

International (onshore) applicants must be 18 years or older and have proof that within the last 2-years, they have gained English language skills equivalent to IELTS level 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this micro-credential is to provide technical and theoretical knowledge of cybersecurity in bridging the gap between improving baseline security readiness and incident response.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships Annual Student Scholarship

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$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

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Freemasons New Zealand - National Office



$6,000 - one per Division.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 827 6100
Fax: (09) 827 2660

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