Certificate in IP Networks (CARLOW Intake 2)

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW_KRIPB_U )
Key Programme Details
Award

Special Purpose

NFQ Level

Level 6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Blended

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

General Information
Contact

Mary Brennan

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

059-9175285

Address

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow
R93 V960

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

18/01/2021

Start Date

19/01/2021

End Date

20/04/2021

About this Course

This Certificate is designed to fill a national skills deficit. these types of programmes are not taught on the majority of electronic or IT academic programmes but the specific skill is an absolute requirement for ICT companies in developing network technology and for all organisations who operate an IT or ICT network. The requirement for this skillset has a particular current requirement as IT and telecommunications technologies converge. On completion of this programme, learners should be able to;
- Describe the reasons for connecting networks with routers and how routers transmit data through networks using TCP/IP
- Describe Static and Dynamic routing and how a router determines the path for particular IP streams
- Demonstrate mechanisms for managing firmware and configuration information plus the mechanism for password recovery on a standard switch and router
- Configure of Static and dynamic routing using Routing Internet protocol on a standard router
- Describe the functions of WAN, the major devices of WANs and configure the point to point protocol (PPP) encapsulation for serial connections between standard routers
- Describe, configure and implement standard wireless LANs technologies

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case by case basis. Lifelong learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Long Description

This Certificate is designed to fill a national skills deficit. these types of programmes are not taught on the majority of electronic or IT academic programmes but the specific skill is an absolute requirement for ICT companies in developing network technology and for all organisations who operate an IT or ICT network. The requirement for this skillset has a particular current requirement as IT and telecommunications technologies converge. On completion of this programme, learners should be able to;
- Describe the reasons for connecting networks with routers and how routers transmit data through networks using TCP/IP
- Describe Static and Dynamic routing and how a router determines the path for particular IP streams
- Demonstrate mechanisms for managing firmware and configuration information plus the mechanism for password recovery on a standard switch and router
- Configure of Static and dynamic routing using Routing Internet protocol on a standard router
- Describe the functions of WAN, the major devices of WANs and configure the point to point protocol (PPP) encapsulation for serial connections between standard routers
- Describe, configure and implement standard wireless LANs technologies

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow
R93 V960

Delivery Notes

Blended

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie
To complete your application process you must email Springboard@itcarlow.ie with the following
(1) A scanned copy of your EU Passport, or a scanned copy of your non-EU Passport with a copy of your Stamp 4 visa. You are not required to provide a copy of your Public Services Card to verify ID.
(2) A copy of your Curriculum Vitae.
(3) A copy of your Level 7 Degree/ Major Award or highest other qualification. Translated if not in English
(4) A scanned copy of a recent payslip if employed showing your PPSN, or a scanned copy of a recent payment slip if in receipt of Jobseekers Allowance/ benefit, or a copy of a recent Bank Statement showing receipt of a different, eligible, Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection, or a letter from your Accountant confirming that are Self-employed, or an Affidavit signed by you and the appropriate third-party confirming that you are a Homemaker.
When sending jpgs they must be attachments to your email, -not jpgs within emails.