National Certificate: Information Technology: Systems Support - NQF Level 5 (SAQA ID: 48573)

About this Course

The purpose of this qualification is to develop learners with the requisite competencies against the skills profile for the Systems Support career path. It prepares learners to enter the workplace or as an undergraduate study in Systems and Support Areas covered, providing them with the necessary knowledge needed for further study in the fields of Information Technology and Computer Sciences. A qualifying learner at this level will be a well-rounded IT professional building on Foundational Technical skills acquired at NQF level 4, via the National Certificate in IT Technical Support or equivalent.

This qualification Expands These specializations

-Hardware and Infrastructure Support for Personal Computers.

-Data Communication and Network Support.

-Hardware and Infrastructure Support for office Products, with further specializations into IT Support fields.

Qualification Rules

The qualification consists of a minimum of 147 credits and has been designed in accordance with the SAQA rules of combination

All fundamental outcomes are compulsory for this qualification (40 credits) All core outcomes are compulsory (77 credits) A minimum of 30 elective credits to be completed

Entry Requirements

Grade 10 or National certificate(Vocational) L2 Or Equivalent

On Completion

On successful completion, the student will receive ATTI Certificate of Completion and a National Certificate endorsed by MICT SETA.

Career Opportunities

Enterprise Administrator

Computer Technician

Service Desk Technician

Systems Administrator

Server Administrator

Network Administrator

Network Engineer

Cloud Technician

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