NZ Diploma in Systems Administration
Get your diploma in just 30 weeks
Free for NZ Citizens and Permanent Residents*
There has never been a better time to study, fees normally $10,488.
Calling all aspiring systems administrators and desktop analysts...
New Zealand needs you!
Build your technical and specialist skills in I.T. support with this one-year diploma, and gain an internationally relevant qualification that will fast track your career. You'll learn from expert tutors, receive practical training, and enjoy great pathways to employment.
*Eligibility criteria applies
11 October 2021
31 January 2022
Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 2:00pm
What You Will Learn
Learn everything you need to know about systems administration and become an invaluable member of any organisation.
Level 6 Diploma
(34 incl holiday breaks)
Auckland, Tauranga, Christchurch
NZ Diploma in
Systems Administration (Level 6)
Delivered by: Aspire2 Education in just 30 weeks.
Learning will be delivered using a blended (face to face) learning approach and you will be encouraged to engage with your fellow students and tutors in class and via your online learning portal.
You will be supported throughout the process by our great facilitators who are professionally qualified and have industry and academic experience to share with you.
Active Directory Services
Automated Systems Deployment
On successfully completing this programme, graduates will be able to:
Implement a range of technologies for systems and network services
Plan and implement automated system and application software deployment
Plan, implement and manage a directory service
Analyse a range of options and implement a solution
Implement a server-based virtualisation infrastructure
Administer infrastructure for remote network access
Manage and administer a messaging and collaboration service
Write scripts to automate standard system procedures
Apply IT service and change management processes and procedures
Graduates will be able to demonstrate an understanding, knowledge and skills in computer systems, application and system software and networks support and configuration in the New Zealand IT environment.
To enter this course, you will need to hold the New Zealand Diploma of Information Technology Technical Support (Level 5) ; or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience
Applicants will need to be 18 years or older to apply.
Applicants must be proficient in English.
Our courses are taught in English, so you need to be able to read and write well in English to understand the course content and requirements.
Free Training Eligibility: Students must be a New Zealand Citizen, Resident or Australian Citizen.
Successful graduates will be awarded the following qualification by New Zealand Qualifications Authority:
New Zealand Diploma In Information Technology Technical Support (Level 5), worth 120 credits.
This qualification provides a pathway to specialist level IT
qualifications. These may include:
New Zealand Diploma in IT Infrastructure (Level 6) with strands in Networking, and Systems Administration
New Zealand Diploma in Information Systems (Level 6) with strands in Business Analysis, User Experience, IT Project Management, Information Systems Innovation, and Data Analysis
New Zealand Diploma in Software Development (Level 6)
Graduates of this qualification will have the skills and knowledge to
gain employment in roles such as IT technician, help desk, Tier 1
and 2 desktop support, systems administration or in applications support.
Graduates also have the background to progress into more advanced roles such as senior system administrator or
application support analyst roles.