Fault Location

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
ICTCBL3015A - Locate and Identify Cable System Faults
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 5 Sessions
Course Cost
Study Modes
Part Time (Day)
8.00am - 4.00pm
Chadstone Campus
Phone: 1300 309 966
Email: chadrecept@federationtraining.edu.au
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course is designed for people carrying out fault location and repair within the carrier’s network. It is aimed at people who have advanced jointing experience within the network. The course consists of:

  • Identification of various common faults
  • Selection of the correct equipment
  • The importance of fault recording

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 fault location and maintenance work in the carrier’s network

Entry Requirements

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 III in Telecommunications (Cabling)

Course Times

Campus Time Date
Chadstone 8.00am - 4.00pm 23 - 27 March
Chadstone 8.00am - 4.00pm 27 - 31 July