Certificate II in Telecommunications (Cabling)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- GippsTAFE Energy Training Centre
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 18 monthsThe Certificate II in Telecommunications (Cabling) is aimed at personnel employed in the Telecommunications Access Network area. The qualification can be completed via a combination of Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) and classroom attendance.
For specific Units aligned to this qualification please refer to the Chadstone Campus GippsTAFE Skills Development Guide
The time frame will depend on individual requirements.
- Course Cost
- Course Cost for Specific Units, please refer to Chadstone Campus GippsTAFE Skills Development Guide.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
- 8:00am - 4:00pm
Phone: (03) 9251 3000
Fax: 1300 094 661 (att: Chadstone)
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
The Certificate II in Telecommunications (Cabling) is a nationally accredited qualification, and in this context has been streamed to meet the requirements of personnel working in the carriers network. Industry recognised courses (e.g. Pit and Pipe, Cable Hauling, Basic Cable Jointing, Advanced Cable Jointing, Exchange Entry) have been aligned to Elective Units.
A combination of RPL, classroom, theory and practical delivery will provide the opportunity to complete the qualification.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
Employment ProspectsTelecommunications Contractor
You must be able to accurately define colours to undertake this course.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment 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 StudyThis qualification can be progressed into the Certificate III in Telecommunications (Cabling)
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
||Follow occupational health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
||Use electrical skills in telecommunications work
||Install and test an internet protocol device in convergence networks
||Use hand and power tools
||Deliver a service to customers
||Haul underground cable
||Construct underground telecommunications infrastructure
||Joint metallic conductor cable in Access Network
||Install a cable lead-in
||Modify and cut over cable
||Work safely near power infrastructure