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Diploma in Network Engineering
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Diploma in Network Engineering - 6 months

Network engineering entails the strategic design, implementation, and optimization of computer networks. Through the application of protocols, algorithms, and visualization tools, network engineering ensures efficient data transmission and seamless connectivity. It involves examining network structures to uncover insights, enhance performance, and facilitate informed decision-making in the realm of information technology.

    • Step 1 – Buy the admission form by visiting campus  (or make an online payment and we will send you the admission form)
    • Step 2 – Visit our campus to submit your registration form for the admission process
    • Step 3 – Make at least a 50% down payment to complete your registration and admission
    • Syllabus 
      • Introduction to Computer Networking, Network Topologies and Models

      • Ethernet and LAN Technologies, Network Cabling and Devices

      • IP Addressing and Subnetting, Routing Protocols and Concepts

      • Network Switching and VLANs, Wireless Networking

      • Network Security Fundamentals, Firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems

      • Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Network Access Control

      • Wide Area Networks (WANs), WAN Technologies and Protocols

      • Network Troubleshooting and Diagnostics

      • Network Services and Applications, DNS and DHCP, Network Virtualization

      • Network Design and Implementation, Network Project Management

    • Admission requirements 
      • Basic Understanding of Computers
    • Fees –
      • Ghanaian –  GHC 6,000 
      • Non – Ghanaian – GHC 8,000
    •  Duration – 3 months
    • Hostel facilities are available
    • Hostel Fees – GHC 600 per month
    • Our hostels are clean and hygenic 
    • Network Administrator
      • Job Role: Responsible for the day-to-day operation and maintenance of computer networks within an organization. This includes managing network infrastructure, troubleshooting issues, and ensuring network security.
      • Job Description: Configuring and maintaining network devices, monitoring network performance, implementing security measures, and providing technical support to end-users.
      • Salary: The average salary for a Network Administrator varies, but it’s typically in the range of $60,000 to $80,000 per year.
    • Network Support Specialist
      • Job Role: Providing technical assistance and support to users and organizations with their computer systems and networks.
      • Job Description: Assisting users with network-related issues, troubleshooting problems, and offering solutions to optimize network performance.
      • Salary: The salary for a Network Support Specialist can range from $50,000 to $70,000 annually.
    • Network Technician
      • Job Role: Installing, maintaining, and repairing computer networks, including both hardware and software components.
      • Job Description: Setting up network infrastructure, diagnosing and resolving network issues, and ensuring the overall reliability of the network.
      • Salary: Network Technicians typically earn between $45,000 and $65,000 per year.
    • IT Support Engineer
      • Job Role: Offering technical assistance to end-users, resolving hardware and software issues, and maintaining IT systems.
      • Job Description: Providing support for network-related problems, troubleshooting connectivity issues, and ensuring the smooth operation of IT infrastructure.
      • Salary: The average salary for an IT Support Engineer ranges from $50,000 to $70,000 annually.
    • Network Security Analyst
      • Job Role: Focusing on safeguarding an organization’s computer systems and networks from cyber threats and attacks.
      • Job Description: Monitoring network security, implementing security measures, analyzing vulnerabilities, and responding to security incidents.
      • Salary: Network Security Analysts typically earn between $70,000 and $90,000 per year.
    • Wireless Communication Technician
      • Job Role: Specializing in the installation and maintenance of wireless communication networks.
      • Job Description: Configuring and troubleshooting wireless networks, ensuring optimal performance, and addressing connectivity issues.
      • Salary: Wireless Communication Technicians can earn between $55,000 and $75,000 annually.
    • VoIP Engineer (Voice over Internet Protocol)
      • Job Role: Managing and optimizing Voice over IP systems, enabling voice communication over the internet.
      • Job Description: Configuring and maintaining VoIP infrastructure, troubleshooting voice communication issues, and ensuring quality of service.
      • Salary: The salary for VoIP Engineers ranges from $60,000 to $80,000 per year.
    • Network Design Engineer
      • Job Role: Planning and designing computer networks based on organizational requirements and industry best practices.
      • Job Description: Creating network architecture, selecting appropriate hardware and software components, and ensuring scalability and efficiency.
      • Salary: Network Design Engineers can earn between $70,000 and $90,000 annually.
    • Data Center Technician
      • Job Role: Managing and maintaining data center infrastructure, including servers, storage, and networking equipment.
      • Job Description: Installing and configuring hardware, monitoring data center performance, and troubleshooting issues to ensure uninterrupted operations.
      • Salary: The average salary for a Data Center Technician is in the range of $60,000 to $80,000 per year.
    • Network Project Manager
      • Job Role: Overseeing and coordinating network-related projects from planning through implementation.
      • Job Description: Managing project teams, setting timelines, allocating resources, and ensuring successful delivery of network projects.
      • Salary: Network Project Managers typically earn between $80,000 and $100,000 per year.

Please note that these salary ranges are approximate and can vary based on factors such as location, experience, and the specific organization.

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