Information Technology Infrastructure

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Program Code: (International) Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Term 1 ITP-1123 PC Repair Fundamentals CIS-1103 Networking Basics ITP-1143 Operating System Fundamentals CIS-1002 Virtualization Basics CSD-4103 Project Management ITP-1062 Business Office Term 2 CIS-1203 Routing and Switching CIS-1223 Server Foundations CIS-1233 Server Enterprise CIS-1213 Wireless Networking Fundamentals CIS-1202 Help Desk Professional CIS-1212 IT Consulting I

The Information Technology Infrastructure program is a two-year program where students gain highly marketable technical, business, and life skills in the Information Technology field. The program enables students to become proficient in the practices and techniques used in modern IT environments. Throughout the program, students will gain technical proficiency in Microsoft Operating Systems, Linux Operating Systems, virtualization technologies, server administration, disaster recovery, configuration of networks and network services, and security from a user desktop to enterprise systems. 

Students also receive valuable training in several business-related topics such as project management, communication skills, leadership, teamwork, and IT service management. Students bring all these skills together by working on Request for Proposals (RFPs) to provide solutions to common IT projects.

This program creates a unique, stimulating learning environment in which students can safely master current workplace behaviour, resulting in a smooth transition from education to employment. Opportunities are provided to present creative technical solutions to solve typical IT problems. Instructional methodology across all courses integrate discovery - learning techniques, real-life scenarios, and hands-on applications. Students apply their acquired knowledge and skills to industry-based cases, and projects. This is done through several collaborative team projects and a co-op term. This program prepares students for success when studying to write industry certifications for CompTIA A+ (PC hardware), CompTIA Project+, Windows Operating System, and Cisco CCNA. Certification requirements are listed at microsoft.com, PMI.org and comptia.org

Admission Requirements

A college diploma or university degree
- or -
Three years of related work experience

Employment Opportunities

Our graduates have the skills required to enter the computer support field as network administrators, network technicians, security administrators, desktop support technicians, computer technicians or help desk technicians. Depending upon the graduate's background beyond this curriculum, they may be ready to accept positions as an entry-level enterprise systems administrator.

Tuition Fees

Please visit the international tuition fee section for individual program fees. For more information regarding tuition, please contact international@lambtoncollege.ca or 519-542-7751 ext 3018.