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Networking and Technical Support LEA.CL: Profile Security

  • Fast Track : 10 Months

    Monday, Wednesday, Friday

    18h00 to 21h00
  • 11 October 2024

    Mode of Delivery:
    Hybrid & Online
  • Attend an Info Session

    July 10 2024
  • Talk to an Advisor


This course is designed to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to defend digital assets in the ever-changing landscape of cyber threats.

Emphasizing a comprehensive cybersecurity program, the course covers infrastructure security and network/system protection. Delve into specific areas such as Threat Identification and Mitigation, Software Security, and Continuous Monitoring and Defense for a deep exploration of responsibilities, techniques, and strategies. Explore the significance of innovation in cybersecurity, gaining insights into cutting-edge solutions. Provide robust protection for digital assets in the evolving cyber threat landscape.


The Introduction to Cloud Computing course provides an overview of cloud computing technology and its applications. Students will gain a fundamental understanding of the cloud computing paradigm, learn about the various cloud service models, and explore the benefits and challenges associated with cloud adoption. The course will cover key concepts, terminology, and architectures, enabling students to make informed decisions about utilizing cloud computing solutions for their organizations. 

The Networking Components and Operating Systems Fundamentals course provides a comprehensive understanding of networking technologies and operating systems used in cloud computing environments. Students will explore the key networking components, protocols, and architectures involved in cloud computing, as well as gain practical knowledge of operating system concepts and their implementation in cloud environments. The course aims to equip students with the necessary skills to design, configure, and manage networking components and operating systems within cloud infrastructures.

This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) principles and Python programming for designing serverless and tiered application architecture. Students will learn how to automate the provisioning, configuration, and management of cloud infrastructure using IaC tools and techniques. They will also gain proficiency in using Python for scripting and integrating with serverless cloud services to build scalable and resilient tiered applications. This course will cover Terraform (IaC), Python, and source control versioning methodologies to provision cloud resources via automated pipelines. 

This course provides students with practical knowledge and skills in implementing, deploying, and ensuring the successful operations of a 3-tier web application in the cloud environment via Terraform and CI/CD Pipeline. This course focuses on utilizing cloud services and technologies to build scalable, reliable, and secure web applications. Through a combination of theory, hands-on labs, and real-world scenarios, students will learn how to architect, deploy, and manage the infrastructure required to run a 3-tier web application.

Students engage in a hands-on, industry-modeled project focused on cloud-based systems within the AWS environment. This real-world simulation equips students with practical experience in assessing, evaluating, and validating the robustness and performance of cloud-based projects.

This Security+ course is designed to equip participants with the essential knowledge and skills required to excel in the field of cybersecurity. Delve into the foundational principles of information security, threat assessment, risk management, cryptography, network security, and much more. This course provides a solid foundation for individuals aspiring to pursue careers as cybersecurity professionals or enhance their expertise in the field. 

The Cloud security course with an AWS focus is designed to prepare cybersecurity professionals to secure cloud environments specifically within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform. This comprehensive training program covers the key domains of cloud security as outlined by (ISC)² while emphasizing practical applications and best practices within the AWS ecosystem. 

This course is designed to teach students how to integrate themselves into the Canadian job market. In 4 short weeks, we look at the kind of mindset that is needed to be successful in the job search process, how to shape the CV and cover letters, we practice interview skills, and much more.

Conclude your learning journey with a capstone project focused on applying security measures in a cloud computing context.

Become ready for the workplace

These MCIT programs helps you to be job ready.


The Intelligent Networking Networking with companies Instructors sharing their network Peer to peer networking Meet with recruiters.


Resume is the key to making the first impact with your profile.


Resume building, LinkedIn Training, Mock interviews hosted by companies, Technical interview prep, Behavioral interviews.


We assist you turn your projects into relevant portfolios.


Turn your projects into a portfolio Portfolios tell your story Relevancy of the projects display experience.


Mentorship & guidance - the key to career success.


The Mentors, instructors, or alumni help you understand the required skills for your desired career path and the path to land your dream job!  



Aspiring Cloud Architects: Individuals interested in designing, planning, architecting, and configuring 3-tier architecture solutions in the cloud. This includes those looking to understand core cloud computing concepts and key features, from definition to implementation
AWS Developers: Those aiming to enhance their skills in AWS development, particularly in the implementation, deployment, and successful operation of a 3-tier web application in a cloud environment
Cloud Enthusiasts: Individuals seeking knowledge from basic to advanced cloud principles, services, solutions, management tools, and general security practices. This course is suitable for anyone looking to build a strong foundation in cloud computing
Cybersecurity Professionals: Those wanting to develop foundational cybersecurity skills, including network security, threat detection, and risk management. This course also prepares individuals to identify, respond to, and mitigate security incidents, making it valuable for security practitioners
Sihame B

BI Developer, Groupe Touchette

Mario A

BI Developer, National Bank, Canada

Aasma Lit M

BI Developer, Montreal College

Olga Zamora D

BI Analyst, Industrial Alliance, Canada

Admissions Process

The admission process entails the submission of several key documents. Applicants must provide their diploma and transcripts

  • Highest level of education.
  • Current resume detailing professional and education
  • Birth certificate translated into either English or French
  • 2 Photo identification are necessary

Upon successful completion  the college grants the student an AEC (Attestation d’études collégiale)

Networking and Technical Support LEA.CL: Profile Security

-900 hrs-


Loans & Scholarships

Scholarships for New Graduates

Students who have graduated with a post secondary diploma or degree from a qualifying
institution in
the last two years.

Scholarships for New Immigrants

Students who have arrived in Canada two years or

less at the time of 
 submitting their 

Merrit based Scholarships

The Montreal College of Information Technology offers merit-based scholarships to deserving candidates,for exceptional academic or professional contributions.


We also have scholarships
for students who were laid off recently
in the past 6 months.


Empower students through Financial Aid

Conveying our commitment to student success through financial support.

Loans through the Government

Apply with the government to get financial aid through the AFE loan program (Aide financière aux études/Student financial assistance).

Loans fromPartners

Our financial partners offer loans and personalized support to local entrepreneurs and internationally trained professionals.


Our financial partners offer loans and personalized support to local entrepreneurs and internationally trained professionals.



    11 October 2024

    Register before 10 October 2024

    14 February 2025

    Register before 13 February 2025

    13 June 2025

    Register before 12 June 2025

    Registration deadline:
    For international students, it is highly recommended to register three months before the starting date. Talk to one of our advisors for more details about the registration process.

    — F.A.Q —

    We offer comprehensive cybersecurity courses covering topics of comptia security+ such as threat detection, ethical hacking, risk management, cryptography, secure coding practices, and incident response along with cloud security concepts.

    Yes, our programs are designed to accommodate students with varying levels of expertise, including beginners. Our instructors and  courses tailored for beginners to provide a solid foundation with varying levels of expertise.

    A basic understanding of computer systems and networking concepts is recommended.

    To be eligible for a program of study leading to an attestation of college studies (AEC), Student must have training deemed sufficient by the college and meet one of the following conditions:

    • Have interrupted your full-time studies or pursued full-time post-secondary studies for at least 2 consecutive sessions or one school year;
    • Be covered by an agreement concluded between the college and an employer or benefit from a government program;
    • Have interrupted your full-time studies for one session and have pursued full-time post-secondary studies for one session;
    • Hold a professional studies diploma.
      1. The program of study makes it possible to acquire technical training in a field for which there is no program of study leading to a college diploma;
      2. The study program is covered by an agreement concluded between the Minister and a department or agency of the Government of Québec regarding training.

    Student must meet all the following requirements:

    • Knowledge of computer hardware and Operating Systems like Windows, MacOS.
    • Advanced High School mathematics
    • Good to have knowledge on programming language & networking concepts

    Our programs utilize a combination of lectures, hands-on lab exercises, case studies, and real-world projects to ensure a comprehensive learning experience. We also provide access to online resources and support forums for additional learning.

    Yes, we facilitate internships and practical experience opportunities with industry partners to help students apply their skills in real-world scenarios and gain valuable experience.

    Graduates of our programs can pursue various career paths including network administrator, cloud architect, cybersecurity analyst, system engineer, IT consultant, and more. Our career services team provides guidance and support for job placement and advancement.

    Yes, we offer flexible study options including part-time evening classes and online courses to accommodate students with busy schedules or those unable to attend in person.

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    Montreal, Quebec H3B 3B2

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