Evergreen College- Developing, Administering and Protecting Today’s Computer Networks

Evergreen College- Developing, Administering and Protecting Today’s Computer Networks

One of Canada’s leading career colleges, Evergreen College, is now offering two new post-graduate diploma programs: The Network Systems Engineer Post-Graduate Diploma Program and the Cyber Security and Cloud Computing Post-Graduate Diploma Program. The programs are designed for people who want to take their career in IT that one step further.

The 47-week long Network Systems Engineer Post-Graduate Diploma Program covers the advanced skills needed to successfully install and manage computer networks, exchange servers or even design and integrate networks.

Students learn about local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) as well as web server management. They learn to effectively use advanced software such as Linux, VMWare, web management systems and a variety of different mail servers.

Network systems engineers need to be able to analyze the communication needs of a business, create a plan and present it to senior members of staff and execute that plan effectively. They also need to be up to date with the latest technology and what will suit a particular building or company.

Participants leave prepared to make computer infrastructures for businesses across Canada and the world. They also leave with a diploma that’s certified by CISCO, Microsoft and compTIA.

The 97-week Cyber Security and Cloud Computing Post-Graduate Diploma Program offers students the chance to develop their skills in cyber security so they can confidently monitor, spot weaknesses and vulnerabilities and maintain the integrity of an organizations’s network.

As part of this course, students learn the fundamentals of the Linux operating system, virtual networks Hyper V and VMWare, CISCO Networking and Security and SQL database concepts. Part of programme also involves completing the Certified Ethical Hacker training module accredited by the EC Council.

Cloud computing specialists with an excellent knowledge of security are in demand in today’s job market. Cloud computing is the way of the future for many businesses when it comes to way they manage files or servers. Many companies are moving their physical information onto the cloud and using virtual environments. A cloud computing specialist organizes and monitors this transition and must be able to weigh the risks and benefits of any new technology for the good of the company.
As with all of Evergreen College’s courses, students complete an internship in the job of their choosing. This gives students a valuable chance to take their learning further and apply what they’ve learned in the classroom in a practical sense. Evergreen College’s experienced internship co-ordinator, who has more than 10 years of experience, places students into internships that will lead them to success in their career.

What’s more, Evergreen College offers job finding workshops to all its students, to really cement the transition from graduate study to the workplace.

Both courses are available to students who have already completed a programme in Information Technology. For more information, contact the friendly and helpful Evergreen College staff.