IT Solutions Expert

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A qualifying student at this level will be a well- rounded IT professional building on foundational technical skills. During the 2nd year, learners will acquire specialised skills in the management and maintenance of databases, as well as data repositories.
Included in the fees:
  • Access to books on Safari and/or Skillpipe
  • International exams (does not include rewrites)
Free access to MVA. See page 11 for more information.
A device and a minimum of 5GB data are required to access training material.


After completing IT Solutions Expert: MCSA, enrol for CISCO or MCSE as your specialisation.
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Year 1

IT Solutions Expert: MCSA


  • CAA511: Computer Architecture A
  • NA511: Network Architecture
  • COS511: Client Operating Systems
  • SS512: Server Systems
  • ADSS512: Advanced Server Systems


QCTO National Certificate: IT Systems Support (SAQA ID 48573, NQF Level 5, 147 Credits)


microsoft certified

  • MTA 98 – 366 Networking Fundamentals
  • 70 – 697 Managing and Maintaining Windows 10
  • 70-740 Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016
  • 70-741 Networking with Windows Server 2016
  • 70-742 Identity with Windows Server 2016

On completion of international exams:
MCSA: Windows Server 2016
MCSA: Windows 10


  • National Senior Certificate (Grade 12), including an achievement rating of at least 4 (50-59%) in English home language or English first additional language
  • Application form & assessment at the campus

Year 2

IT Solutions Expert: MCSE


  • SN621: Server Networks 1
  • DB621: Database 1A
  • IPM411: Intro to Project Management
  • DB622: Database 1B
  • FP622: Final Projects


QCTO Certificate: IT Database Administration (SAQA ID 71869, NQF Level 6, 120 Credits)


microsoft certified

  • MTA 98-367 Security Fundamentals

Outcome – MCSE: Server Infrastructure

  • 70-413 Designing & implementing a Server Infrastructure
  • 70-414 Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure
  • 70-764 Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure

Outcome – MCSE: SharePoint

  • 70-331 Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
  • 70-332 Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013


  • International Certificate: MCSA Windows Server 2012 (NQF 5)
  • QCTO National Certificate: IT Systems Support (SAQA ID 48573, NQF Level 5, 147 Credits)

Consider combining IT Solutions Expert: MCSA/ MCSE with short learning programmes (CISCO or Red Hat Academy)

IT Solutions Expert: MCSA/MCSE


Part time classes (afternoons or evenings)


Red Hat Academy**
Part time classes (afternoons or evenings)

**Only for 2nd year CTU students

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CTU Training Solutions | Updated: May 29th, 2017
Terms & Conditions: The content of this prospectus is subject to change without notification due to market trends in the industry, legislation and/or programme version updates. Refer to website for the latest version of the prospectus. The CTU Career Campus, a division of CTU Training Solutions (PTY) Ltd, reserves the right to change the programme content without prior notice. Additional international exams may be written but are not included in the programme fee. Minimum student (capacity) group sizes will fall into the Virtual Instructor-Led programme commencing in the months of February & July of each year.