Information Technology Network Specialist (COMP30)


GATE Approved Diploma

Available atDebe, La Brea, Ste. Madeleine, Mayaro, Point Lisas or Goldsborough, Tobago

Options2 Years (full-time)

This course is designed to provide students with the requisite knowledge and skill to function as specialists in the Information Technology field. At the end of the programme they would have developed the competencies required to install, configure and maintain enterprise level systems.

  • Mature students with appropriate qualifications and experience.
    3 CSEC/CXC Passes
  • Be seventeen (17) years or older.
  • Pass an interview.
  • Pass a Drug Test at their cost.

Contact the NESC for more information on Programme Fees.

Registration Fee:$300

(non refundable)

More Information

Graduates will receive an NESC Diploma

The following are the primary objectives of the ITS programme:

  • Develop the competencies required to install, configure and maintain MS applications at an enterprise level. These applications range from servers, networks and development of "apps".
  • To equip candidates/students with current IT practical and theoretical competencies required for them to venture into entrepreneurial activities or access employment and function with a high level of proficiency in the IT sector of the economy.


  1. Networking Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  2. Networking (Part 1 & 2)
  3. Security Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  4. Windows Operating System Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  5. Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  6. Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  7. Administering Windows Server 2012 R2
  8. Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
  9. Safety, Legislation, Regulations and Industry Policy in the Trades
  10. Climbing, Lifting, rigging and Hoisting
  11. Electronics II
  12. Database Administration Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  13. Cloud Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  14. Microsoft Projects 2013
  15. Mobility and Devices Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  16. Hazardous Materials and Fire Protection
  17. Electronics (Part 1 & 2)
  18. Computer Repairs and Maintenance (Part 1 & 2)
  19. Introduction to Computer Programming
  20. Software Fundamentals (Part 1 & 2)
  1. NESC Diploma
  2. NESC Journeyman
  3. Trades Professional Certificate (Red Deer College (RDC), Alberta, Canada)