As more and more companies are in the process of transforming and digitalizing many of their processes, IT-related roles will no longer just be limited to technology companies but in every sector. Become a valued member of the IT profession - in-demand, valued, with many opportunities for advancement and development.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • online

Program Hightlights

The Network Systems Administrator program offered at Robertson College Calgary will provide you with the skills you need to become a skilled member of the IT profession.

As part of the diploma program, you will gain knowledge in areas recognized by industry standards such as Microsoft, CompTIA, and Cisco.

You will have the option to challenge a limited number of certification exams pending course outcomes.

  • Learn the basic concepts of computer hardware and operation 
  • Learn to install, configure and troubleshoot computer hardware components
  • Learn how to install common operation systems
  • Understand security concerns of computer and networks
  • Develop your knowledge in Windows Client Configuration including how to install, upgrade and migrate to Windows 10 and working within the Windows 10 operating system
  • Learn to install, configure, operate and troubleshoot tasks of small to medium-sized routed and switched networks
  • Manage operation of IP data networks including LAN switching, IPv4/IPv6 routing, IP services (DHCP, NAT, ACLs) and security of networking devices
  • Learn to perform advanced configuration on Windows Server including managing storage management, performing server data protection, AHCP and DNS confirmation and certificate and digital rights management

Network Systems Administrator Practicum

This program includes a compulsory 4-week full-time practicum where you will be able to apply firsthand the concepts and skills learned during the program.

what you could be earning in less than one year$44,490 - $63,480wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca
program duration48 Weeks

  • Benefit from hands-on learning in a small-class environment
  • Learn from industry instructors who bring real-life experience and insight into the classroom
  • Multiple intakes throughout the year
  • Lifetime career services to help you conduct a thorough job search and connect you with employers both within the Robertson College employer network and in Calgary and surrounding areas
  • Financial assistance is available to those who qualify



Career Opportunities

Career opportunities exist for Network Systems Administrators in organizations of all sizes and industries as:

  • Computer Network Technicians
  • Network Administrators
  • System Administrators
  • Infrastructure Administrators

Let’s Get Started

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