CPUT ICT



CPUT ICT

CPUT ICT,



Information & Communication Technology Academy

We are open for applications! Please explore our courses below and submit an application. 



The Information & Communication Technology Academy has been established to promote excellence in Communication Networks scarce-skills training. This is in line with the needs of the University, community, industry, the City, Province, and National Economic development.

The Academy promotes ICT by means of quality educational training programs that promote and increase the current level of ICT networking skills and capacity. In addition, the Academy provides training to university students, the public and the community. The ICT Academy also promotes Information Technology tertiary educational development in collaboration with the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Information Technology Department and other academic institutions.



The ICT Academy maintains robust relationships with industry and government to promote student-training excellence in line with their needs, promoting placement opportunities for graduates.

Cisco Local Academy – Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Why study at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s Cisco Local Academy?

  • The courses offered are internationally recognized
  • E-learning ensures regularly updated course materials
  • Practically orientated with fully equipped computer network laboratories
  • You will be studying at a registered, quality-controlled institution recognized by Cisco Systems
  • High quality training provided by qualified and experienced instructors.

Who are these courses intended for?

  • School-leavers
  • ICT Professionals
  • Anyone interested in furthering their career in ICT
  • Anyone interested in enhancing their ICT skills

Short Courses offered by the ICT Academy

ICT Academy Communications Networks

The ICT Academy – Cisco Networking Academy at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) in Cape Town South Africa offers CCNA, CCNP, CCNA Security, Cyber security, CompTIA Linux+ LPI, IT Essentials CompTIA A+ practical training and tuition via full time and part time courses.
University appointed Cisco Academy certified instructors prepare you for Cisco certification. They help you build the skills you need to get hired, succeed in an IT career and find jobs in roles such as Network Technician, Computer Network Engineer, Network Administrator or IT Consultant
Our high standard of training delivered for over 15 years is highly respected in the IT industry. Our qualifying graduates achieve competitive advantage to fill vacancies at companies and institutions such as City of Cape Town, PRASA, SITA, Amazon, Dimension Data, BCX, Gijima AST, Bytes, Telkom, Vodacom, MTN, Woolworths and many others
Career information: https://www.netacad.com/careers/
Certifications: https://www.netacad.com/careers/certifications/
https://www.netacad.com/courses/linux-essentials/
https://www.netacad.com/courses/
https://www.juniper.net/us/en/training/certification/certification-tracks/ent-routing-switching-track?tab=jnciajunos

Offered by: ICT Academy

ICT Academy Advanced COMNET

The ICT Academy – Cisco Networking Academy at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) in Cape Town South Africa offers CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, IP Telephony (CCNA Collaboration), CCNA CyberSecurity Operations, practical training and tuition in this Advanced level course.
University appointed Cisco Academy certified instructors prepare you for Cisco certification. They help you build the skills you need to get hired, succeed in an IT career and find jobs in roles such as Network Technician, Computer Network Engineer, Network Administrator or IT Consultant
Our high standard of training delivered for over 15 years is highly respected in the IT industry. Our qualifying graduates achieve competitive advantage to fill vacancies at companies and institutions such as City of Cape Town, PRASA, SITA, Amazon, Dimension Data, BCX, Gijima AST, Bytes, Telkom, Vodacom, MTN, Woolworths and many others

Mr. Romuald Kouka, Email: netacad@cput.ac.za, Telephone: 021 464 7243
University Grade 12 Pass as well as
ICT Academy COMNET Certificate or a Cisco Academy CCNA (65%) or CCNA International Certificate
Students have the COMNET Certificate or a Cisco Academy CCNA or International Certificate may attend the Advanced COMNET course. The this course has been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required by a professional level network engineer. It will enable you to have the competitive edge in the networking industry.
CCNA Security
Network Security 1 CCNA CyberSecurity Operations
CCNP R&S ROUTING
CCNP R&S SWITCHING
CCNP R&S TROUBLESHOOTING
IP Telephony (CCNA VOICE)
The ICT Academy Advanced Communication Networks course is developed in consultation with leading academics and information technology industry advisors. This advanced course builds the knowledge and practical experience to design and support complex enterprise networks in a real-world environment. We provide rigorous practical training and solid theoretical foundation for entry into a career as a advanced level computer network engineer. Students are mentored by university appointed Cisco Academy certified instructors with many years of experience. Courses are delivered at a high standard endorsed and quality controlled by a respected University of Technology.
Cisco Academy courses: https://www.netacad.com/courses/ccnp/
https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/community/certifications/ccnp
http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/training-events/training-certifications/certifications/professional/ccnp-routing-switching.html
http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/certifications/associate/ccna_security/index.html
https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/community/certifications/ccna-collaboration
University qualified Instructor led classroom and practical tuition is provided in well equipped network labs, with hands on access to Cisco routers, switches and firewalls. Students are required to purchase CCNP text books.
50% in all six subjects to achieve CPUT ICT Academy Advanced Comnet certificate, 65% in each module to achive each of 6 subject certificates
The ICT Academy – Cisco Networking Academy at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) in Cape Town South Africa offers CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, IP Telephony (CCNA Collaboration), CCNA CyberSecurity Operations, practical training and tuition in this Advanced level course.
University appointed Cisco Academy certified instructors prepare you for Cisco certification. They help you build the skills you need to get hired, succeed in an IT career and find jobs in roles such as Network Technician, Computer Network Engineer, Network Administrator or IT Consultant
Our high standard of training delivered for over 15 years is highly respected in the IT industry. Our qualifying graduates achieve competitive advantage to fill vacancies at companies and institutions such as City of Cape Town, PRASA, SITA, Amazon, Dimension Data, BCX, Gijima AST, Bytes, Telkom, Vodacom, MTN, Woolworths and many others
Career information: https://www.netacad.com/careers/
Certifications: https://www.netacad.com/careers/certifications/
Lab 1.9 Engineering Building CPUT Cape Town Campus
Cisco Systems: www.Cisco.com
Cisco Networking Academy: https://www.netacad.com
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Important dates and times

Remember to apply and register on time.

Application Deadline: 2018-11-30

Course offered at: Cape Town Campus only

Course lasts for: 10 Months start February to end November
Note about registration: 
Up front Course Fee of R16,000 required prior to registration
Class times are: Monday to Friday 9h00 to 15h30
Note about class dates: 
Online application:
https://goo.gl/forms/9o3GP1QADKbBhBDX2

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ICT Academy Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Mr. Romuald Kouka, Email: netacad@cput.ac.za, Telephone: 021 464 7243
25 Point Grade 12 for five subjects (50% = 5) Excluding Life Orientation
Maths 40% (Maths Lit 60%)
English (1st Language) 50%
2nd Language 40%)
OR
A+ N+ certificate or letter of employment in the ICT Industry
The CCNA is a highly respected certification program for those wishing to start a career as a entry-level network engineer. This is a part time course ideal for candidates who are already working in the IT industry and want to enhance their career prospects or those wishing to enter the high demand world of Communication Networks for the first time
CCNA R&S Introduction to Networks
CCNA Routing and Switching Essentials
CCNA Scaling Local Area Networks
CCNA Connecting Wide Area Networks
http://www.cput.ac.za/academic/shortcourses/centres/ict
https://www.netacad.com/web/about-us/ccna-rs
https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/community/certifications/ccna
50% University pass required in all subjects for CPUT certificate of completion
70% for each of 4 possible CCNA course certificates
Cisco Networking Academy partners with CPUT ICT Academy to deliver on-site, instructor-led training and learning. The Cisco Academy is an IT skills and career building development program for those wishing to start a career as a entry-level network engineer or gain promotion in their IT jobs. Career pathways include: network technician, network administrator, designer, engineer
Develop a working knowledge of routing, switching, network applications, protocols, and services.
Study with an instructor in the classroom and access expert content online anytime.
Practice what you learn on both real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer, a network configuration simulation tool.
Prepare for the workplace with collaborative projects and presentations.
Gain skills you need to get hired and succeed in jobs related to networking computers and businesses. Whether you’re preparing for your first job or specializing with more study, CCNA is a great foundation
http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/certifications/associate/ccna/index.html
Lab 1.9 Engineering Building CPUT Cape Town Campus
www.Cisco.com
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Important dates and times

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Application Deadline: 2019-01-15

Course offered at: Apply By

Course lasts for: 10 Months February to end November
Note about registration: 
Upfront payment of R9,500 course fee required for admission into the course
Class times are: Mondays and Wednesdays 5 to 8 PM (Saturday Mornings optional)
Note about class dates: 
Online application:
https://goo.gl/forms/9o3GP1QADKbBhBDX2

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ICT Academy Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

Mr. Romuald Kouka, Email: netacad@cput.ac.za, Telephone: 021 464 7243
Cisco Academy CCNA or CCNA International Certificate
The CCNP certification is designed for engineers who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network engineer, support engineer, systems engineer
CCNA Security
CCNP R&S ROUTING
CCNP R&S SWITCHING
CCNP R&S TOUBLESHOOT
http://www.cput.ac.za/academic/shortcourses/ict/parttime
https://www.netacad.com/courses/ccnp/
https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/community/certifications/ccnp
50% pass required in all subjects for CPUT certificate of completion
65% for each of 4 possible Cisco Academy subject certificates
http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/certifications/professional/ccnp/index.html
Engineering Building
www.Cisco.com
https://www.netacad.com/
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Important dates and times


Remember to apply and register on time.

Application Deadline: 2019-01-15

Course offered at: CPUT Cape Town Campus

Course lasts for: 10 Months February to end November
Note about registration: 
Payment for the first module of R9,500 is required prior to course commencement
Class times are: Tuesday, Thursday 5 to 8 PM (Saturday mornings optional)
Note about class dates: 
Online application:
https://goo.gl/forms/9o3GP1QADKbBhBDX2

Remember to apply and register on time.

Begin application