Course Title: Configure cloud services

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4424 Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Course Title: Configure cloud services

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 60

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


520T Future Technologies

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2023,
Term1 2024

Course Contact: Aminul Islam

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1409

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to configure core cloud services including compute, storage, databases and autoscaling according to business needs and workload.

The unit applies to cloud computing architects, developers and cloud engineers utilising cloud services and those engaged in deploying cloud computing solutions for a business.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTCLD401 Configure cloud services


1. Select and secure access to cloud environment

2. Deploy virtual network

3. Set up automatic scaling

4. Finalise virtual network infrastructure

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements. 

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, oral/written presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on CANVAS