What is an BTEC professional Qualification?
The BTEC L4 Certificate in Network Security is for those students who already have a grasp of Computing concepts and have possibly already worked at technician level.
They give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills they need to prepare for employment in a specific occupational area. The qualifications also provide career development opportunities for those already in work.
Who is the Course aimed at?
The BTEC L4 Certificate in Network Security develops the knowledge and understanding learners need to carry out the job role of Network Engineer, relating to
network security. The qualification also enables learners to achieve one of the knowledge modules required to complete the on-programme element on the Network Engineer Apprenticeship.
The qualification gives learners the opportunity to:
• develop knowledge related to network engineering
• develop technical knowledge and understanding in network security
• achieve a level 4 qualification
• develop personal growth and engagement in learning.
What are the entry requirements?
No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are required before learners can register for this qualification. However, it is recommended that learners have experience of working in the digital sector or that they have achieved a relevant qualification, such as a level 3 information and communication technologies qualification.
Non-native English speakers and those students who have not had their final two years of schooling in English will need to demonstrate one of the following upon entry:
Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) B2
IELTS 5.5 (including 5.5 for reading and writing)
PTE 51 or equivalent