Cloud security Micro-Credential

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Security Science


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Entry requirements

Successful completion of one of the following: * Introduction to Cloud Architecture micro-credential, or * AWS re/Start micro-credential, or * equivalent knowledge, skills or experience. All applicants for whom English or te reo Māori or New Zealand Sign Language is not a first language need to provide evidence that they have the necessary English language proficiency required for the programme.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this micro-credential is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with people who have attained internationally transferrable industry-relevant knowledge and technical skills that will equip them to work in entry-level roles in the specified field of cybersecurity, or to proceed to further study. This micro-credential aims to increase the number of Māori and Pasifika, and women in technology. It is also designed to provide opportunities for ākonga with disabilities, and those who are under/unemployed.

Businesses, organisations and communities will benefit from having professionals who have developed a technology mindset.

Graduates of this micro-credential will have the skills that will enable them to contribute to society, support digital proficiency and capability in a range of community and voluntary areas, and proceed to further study.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

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