• Code
  • ICT30415
  • Type
  • Apprenticeship / Traineeship; Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • Part Time: 8-10 Weeks, 1 day per week
  • Starting Date
  • February 2018
  • Location
  • Chadstone
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Course Overview

This course has been designed as a pathway for specialised work across the occupation and technology streams as outlined below, on the National Broadband Network (NBN).

This course ICT30415 Certificate III in Telecommunications Network Build and operate , which may be undertaken as part of a traineeship, provides individuals with skills and knowledge in a range of specialised NBN broadband industry occupations specifically for the national rollout of the high speed broadband infrastructure.

In conjunction with safe working practices, one of three specialist streams is to be undertaken as described below.

Copper Cable Jointer:

  • This includes connection and jointing of copper cable, diagnosing and rectifying copper cable system faults, and migration, remediation and augmentation of copper services to maximise benefits of the high speed broadband connection.

Technician Fibre/Fibre Splicer:

  • This includes diagnosing and rectifying fibre system faults, working with active equipment, and performing integration and commissioning activities to maximise benefits of the high speed broadband connection.

Technician Hybrid fibre coaxial (HFC):

  • This includes connection and termination of HFC cabling, diagnosing and rectifying complex HFC system faults, and performing commissioning activities to maximise benefits of the high speed broadband connection.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Telecommunications Network Build and Operate.

Career Opportunities

This qualification, which may be undertaken as part of a traineeship, provides individuals with skills and knowledge in a range of specialised NBN broadband industry occupations specifically for the national rollout of the high speed broadband infrastructure.

This stream reflects the role of operators in performing equipment and system installation work on customer network to enable efficient access and interconnection to the NBN broadband services.

Opportunities for Further Study

This course can  lead in to further studies in the Telecommunications Qualification and gain a higher level of Industry skill set and may include other TAFE courses in the same stream, or similar vocations, at the same or higher level.

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

$5550

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Materials Fees

VTG only: $200

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

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Recognition of Prior Learning

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Course Structure

Course Modules

To attain this qualification a total of 14 units must be achieved; comprising 5 core units and 9 electives.

Core Units
Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBSUS401Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
ICTTEN201Use electrical skills in telecommunications work
ICTTEN202Use hand and power tools
ICTWHS204Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
ICTWOR305Supervise worksite activities

Course Dates

N/A

Assessment

Not Applicable

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