Diploma in Cloud Engineering




  • Auckland Queen Street

    Feb 22 - Nov 19, 2021

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As more businesses shift to cloud computing, the demand for qualified experts is increasing.

Now is the time to future-proof your career with our 32-week Diploma in Cloud Engineering which will prepare you to tackle complex cloud-based projects in the real world.

You’ll learn to design and build a scalable and reliable cloud-based solution that will test your problem-solving skills and build your working knowledge of network infrastructure and security.
We believe in learning by doing, so you’ll spend less time on theory and more time working in a team on relevant and stimulating assignments.

This includes mastering advanced technologies in cloud infrastructure, multi-vendor scenarios, risk assessment processes to configuring advanced server services and operating a private cloud. You’ll study a wide range of modules from Cloud management tools, Cloud security, isolation and migration to multi-vendor, open source integration and support and scripting techniques to creating a cloud infrastructure in a IaaS environment.

Here’s a taste of what you’ll learn:

  • Carry out advanced techniques to migrate and manage directory and authentication services within a cloud environment. 
  • Assess risks for security in a cloud environment and use specialised knowledge to implement and manage multi tenancy.
  • Apply advanced knowledge to configure a hybrid cloud environment.
  • Develop advanced level scripting to support complex autonomous and flexible environments. 
  • Research and apply design concepts to implement and configure a platform to support a multi-vendor cloud scenario. 

A bit more information


Microsoft Azure, AWS (Amazon Web Services) Data centre login credentials, Hyper-V, 365, Virtual Machine Manager, Linux, Windows 2016 server, Hyper V, Remote desktop utility, Putty.


Domestic students

$7,384.34 + $340 Student Services Levy

(Eligible for 'fees-free' study)

International students

$20,500 + $2,000 course fee

plus Course Related Costs

Entry Requirements

Students who enrol in the online programme will need access to a computer with prescribed basic hardware requirements as per marketing material, a microphone, and a reliable internet connection.

Domestic Students: 

  • 17yrs+
  • Applicants must have successfully completed the New Zealand Diploma in System Administration (Level 6) or equivalent or have relevant trade experience.

International Students: 

  • 18yrs+ 
  • English language competency equivalent to IELTS 6.0 Academic with no band less than 5.5.
  • Applicants must have successfully completed the New Zealand Diploma in System Administration (Level 6) or equivalent or have relevant trade experience.


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Gain the skills to become an entry-level IT helpdesk technician or start our Cloud Engineering pathway.

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Gain the skills to become a database developer, or start your Cyber Engineering Pathway.

Qualifications are issued by Yoobee Colleges. Yoobee Colleges is a Category 1 Provider, the highest rating a school can be awarded by the Government.

Term dates are subject to change, pending enrolment numbers, availability and any unforeseen funding fluctuations. Yoobee Colleges reserves the right to modify schedules to make sure the College runs well and student are offered the best learning experience.

Interested in kicking off your career?

Our friendly course advisors can help with everything you need to know including an outline of study options, key information about enrolment, and all our campuses spread around New Zealand.