Newbridge Graduate Institute

Systems and Network Support Programme (Level 1)


1-Year Programme

Provider Programme


This programme provides students with the essential knowledge and skills for computing support, networking, security, cloud and mobility to enable them to work in the industry to provide systems and network support. Successful students can also complete the internationally-recognised CompTIA (The Computing Technology Industry Association) vendor-neutral IT certifications in these areas to improve employability and impact.

Who Should Enrol For This Programme?

Individuals who are looking for their first job in IT with the aspiration to build a career and eventually specialise in cybersecurity, cloud computing or software development, or to become specialists in network and systems support. This programme is also a solid foundation for other areas, such as programming.


  • Normally a candidate should have at least completed Grade 10
  • Basic computer literacy, including the ability to use computers for communication and productivity


  • Hardware, Software, Operating Systems and Support – CompTIA A+
  • Network Implementation and Troubleshooting – Networking CompTIA Network+
  • Core Cyber Security – CompTIA Security+
  • Core Cloud Computing – CompTIA Cloud+


On successful completion of this programme, candidates will receive a NewBridge Graduate Institute certificate of completion. External, international, vendor certifications are encouraged as they support employability and can be procured by NGI for students at a preferential rate.

Possible External Certifications

  • CompTIA A+ (220-1101 and 220-1102)
  • CompTIA Network+ (N10-008)
  • CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601)
  • CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003)

Subject to change

Career Opportunities

  • Field Service Technician
  • Network Engineer
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Security Administrator

Further Study Opportunities

  • Microsoft 365 Expert and Security Associate
  • Azure Cloud and Cyber Security