Pacific Training Group

Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

Pacific Training Group

Course details

CRICOS course code: 103351J

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate


With increase in computerisation, there has been corresponding growth in the threat’s IT systems face. From malware, phishing, hacking to serious espionage and cyberattacks, the dangers to information systems is ever present and increasing.

Our immense dependency on computers and IT services means any disruption to these systems has dire consequences.

The need for protection against cybercrime is growing. This course allows you to develop specialised advanced skills in applying cyber security strategies within an existing or new organisation.

Areas Covered

Research and apply concepts of cyber security
Leading and managing team effectiveness
Promotion of workplace cybersecurity awareness and best practices
Interacting with clients on a business level
Management of Intellectual Property (IP), ethics and privacy in ICT environments
Monitoring business activities in an ICT environment
Evaluating organisations compliance
Performing cyber security risk assessments
Designing and implementing cyber security infrastructures

Career Opportunities for graduates include:

IT Support Services
Quality Auditing
Business Administration
IT Officer Manager
Security Analyst
Incident Responder
Virus Technician
ICT Security
Database/Systems Administrator
Chief Information Security Officer
Public Administration and Safety
Financial and Insurance Services

Further Study

Upon completion of this qualification students may undertake any Bachelors course related to Information Systems.

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Course opportunities

Start date: 31 October 2022
09 January 2023
13 February 2023
Duration: 1 year and 3 months
Study mode: Full time

Gold Coast Campus

Level 2, 3033 Surfers Paradise Boulevard
Gold Coast Queensland 4217

Entry criteria

To ensure that you have every opportunity to succeed in your studies, we need to make sure that your knowledge and skills are right for your chosen qualification. So when you apply for our courses, we will ask for evidence that shows you meet the following requirements:

Age: 18 years or above
Education: Completion of at least 11 years of formal schooling
English: An upper-intermediate level of English or higher
Equipment: Laptop computer and access to internet connection to study in class and/or online.

Students studying on a student visa: To meet the above requirements please provide a passport, certificate of your highest level of study, and any English test that you have undertaken when applying to study with us. If you are unsure of what you need to provide please click the link below or contact us; we will also contact you if further information is required. Once enrolment is confirmed, you will need to use your laptop and internet to undertake your course.


Pacific Training Group
Sydney Campus
Ground Floor 208 Clarence Street Sydney New South Wales 2000