ICT30415 Certificate III in Telecommunications

Network Build and Operate

This qualification is designed as a pathway for specialized work on Australia’s NBN. Career roles for which this qualification is suitable include telecommunications fibre or Hybrid Fibre Coaxial technician, copper cable jointer or fibre splicer.It includes:
  • 5 compulsory core units
  • 9 electives

NB Delivery in the following table represents classroom attendance components. Each Unit of Competence includes other learning that may require elearning theory, research theory, workplace practice, learning reflection logs, assignments or projects.

Core units:  The five core units of competency below are mandatory

Code

Description

JBHT Delivery

ICTTEN202

Use hand and power tools

eLearning + assessment

ICTWHS204

Follow work health, safety & environmental policy and procedures

eLearning + assessment

ICTTEN201

Use electrical skills in telecommunications work

eLearning + 2 days

BSBSUS301A

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

eLearning + assessment

ICTWOR305

Supervise worksite activities 

Project or 1 day


Electives (Copper Cable Jointer stream)

Code

Description

JBHT Delivery

ICTCBL307

Install underground enclosures and conduit

3 Days

ICTCBL308

Install underground cable

ICTCBL215

Joint metallic conductor cable in access network

7 Days

ICTCBL317

Cut over metallic conductor cable in the access network

7 Days

ICTCBL318

Install & cut over metallic conductor cable to access network cabinet

ICTCBL319

Rearrange large size copper cable

ICTCBL320

Jumper metallic conductor cable in the access network

ICTTEN302

Install telecommunications network equipment

3 Days

ICTTEN303

Locate, identify & rectify recurrent network faults

3 Days

 

Electives (Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) Technician stream)

 Code

Description

JBHT Delivery

CPCCOHS1001A

Work safely in the construction industry

1 Day

RIIWHS204D

Work safely at Heights

2 Days

ICTWHS203

Work safely near power infrastructure

ICTTEN302

Install telecommunications network equipment

3 Days

ICTBWN305

Use optical and radio frequency measuring instruments

3 Days

ICTCBL309

Construct aerial cable supports

1 Day

ICTCBL310

Install aerial cable

1 Day

ICTCBL303

Install & terminate coaxial cable

1 Day

ICTCBL209

Joint & terminate coaxial cable

3 Days

ICTRFN406

Maintain hybrid fibre coaxial broadband cable network

1 Day

 

Electives Fibre Technician/ Splicer stream

Code

Description

JBHT Delivery

ICTBWN305

Use optical and radio frequency measuring instruments

3 Days

ICTBWN304

Work safely with live fibre to test and commission a fibre to the x installation

 1 Day

ICTTEN311

Inspect, clean and handle optical fibre cable and connectors

Embedded

ICTTEN409

Commission an electronic system

1 Day

ICTTEN302

Install telecommunications network equipment

3 Days

ICTBWN302

Install optical fibre splitters in fibre distribution hubs

2 Days

ICTTEN310

Remove and replace electronic circuit boards in carrier equipment

1 Day

ICTCBL316

Install ribbon fibre cable in FTTX distribution network

5 Days

ICTCBL208

Splice & terminate optical fibre cable for carriers and service providers

ICTCBL302

Install & terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises

2 Days

 

Pit and pipe practices and cable hauling

Below are the preferred units of competency for constructing underground telecommunications infrastructure and hauling underground cable they must be selected with 4 other electives to meet qualification requirements.

Code

Description

JBHT Delivery

ICTCBL307

Install underground enclosures and conduit

1 Day

ICTCBL308

Install underground cable

1 Day

 ICTCBL207

 Haul underground cable

1 Day

 ICTPMG201

 Prepare site for support installation

Embedded above

 RIICCM202A

 Find, locate and protect underground services

 2 Days

 

This qualification may attract state or territory government subsidies or traineeship or apprenticeship incentives. Please ask us.

The above qualification is delivered flexibly using Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), direct assessment pathway, eLearning, face to face classroom and workbased learning. Units of competence may stand alone or be packaged together for block training.


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