Cable Jointing (Advanced)

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
ICTCBL3067A - Modify and Cut Over Cable
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Course Duration
10 Sessions
Course Cost
Study Modes
Part Time (Day)
8.00am - 4.00pm
Chadstone Campus
Phone: 1300 309 966
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course is designed for all people carrying out telephony cable jointing on working cables within the carriers network. The course (known within industry as Cable Jointing – Advanced) consists of:

  • Customer contact
  • Working in Carriers network/customer premises 
  • Test instruments 
  • Automatic line testers 
  • Cross connecting units 
  • Cable pressure alarm system 
  • Working in distribution areas 
  • Working cable precautions 
  • Cable cut over techniques 
  • Systems reporting 
  • Pair gain systems 
  • Lightning protection 
  • Above ground jointing point

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Employment Prospects

Potential telephony cable jointing work within the carrier network and customers premises.

Entry Requirements

Unit Code Unit Name
Joint Metallic Conductor Cable in Access Network (Carrier's Pre-req Requirement)
Participants must be able to accurately define colours

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Assessment is competency-based for each unit. It includes:
  • Practical assessment (observation/demonstration) in a simulated environment
  • Written assessments
  • RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) for suitable applicants

Opportunities For Further Study

This unit forms part of the Certificate II in Telecommunications (Cabling)

Course Times

Campus Time Date
Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 May