IT Technical Specialist

Full Time

Our one-year programme gives you the practical skills and technical knowledge to work as an IT networking and technical support specialist in the IT field. Microsoft, CompTIA and ICDL certifications will allow you to stand out in the job market.

CompTIA is the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications worldwide. Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certifications validate core technical knowledge and open the door to multiple career paths.

NEW! You will also learn about cloud-based solutions and how these are provided with Microsoft Azure.

Entrance Requirements
  • Communication and numeracy skills at NQF level 4 or Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Basic PC skills in Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Basic knowledge of computer components
Career Opportunities

You will be prepared for many career opportunities in the IT industry, including:

  • Network Administrator
  • Security Professional
  • Cloud Architect
  • Network Support
  • Desktop Support Technician
  • PC Technician
  • Systems Operator
  • End User Support
  • Server/LAN Administrator and more!
Course Outline
  • International Computer Driving License (ICDL)
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Linux+
  • Microsoft Security Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Networking Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
Accreditation and Certification

Successful students will receive the following internationally recognised certification:

  • ICDL (International Computer Driving License)
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • UniCollege Short Programme Certificate in Security Specialist
  • UniCollege Short Programme Certificate in Linux Administrator
  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Networking Fundamentals
  • MTA: Security Fundamentals
  • MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
  • MTA: Azure Fundamentals
Course Factsheet