ICT30519 Certificate III In Telecommunications Technology

Price: $4,000.00 (GST Exempt)
Duration: Self-paced|Varies
ICT30519 - Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology
Prerequisites: Nil

$4,000.00 (GST Exempt)

Trade Level Qualification
Includes Open Cabler Registration Training*
Hands-on, Skills Based Delivery

ICT30519 Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology is a trade level qualification for those working in the telecommunications industry. This program covers a broad range of telecommunication skills and provides a solid base for workers undertaking jobs selecting, installing and configuring equipment in convergent technology networks.

Successful participants will have an understanding of optical, copper (phone and data) and coaxial cabling. They will understand the regulatory requirements around telecommunications work and be provided with the opportunity to practice their skills in a simulated environment.

The Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology is a flexible course suitable for both new and existing workers as it covers all the key skills including Open Cabler Registration and the endorsements of the Structured Cabling, Optical Fibre and Coaxial Cabling.

* To obtain your Open Cabler Registration, you must also complete three hundred and sixty (360) industry based cabling hours and apply via an ACMA approved registrar.
**A deposit of $1500.00 will be required prior to course commencement. Payment plan options available.



Recording your field activity


Rather than paper-based logbooks, JB Hunter uses a third-party system called Skills Tracker to enable you to record your field activity. Once enrolled as a Trainee or Apprentice, you will be set up to use this system. For instructions on how to use this system, please click the image for a demo


There are no pre-requisites for this program. Students with a colour vision deficiency should consult our enrolment advisors as some units may not be suitable.


ICT30519 – Certificate III In Telecommunications Technology

Unit Selection

To successfully obtain this qualification, students must complete the six (6) core units plus ten (10) elective units as selected below.


This program awards the following nationally accredited units of competency:

Core Units – The below compulsory units MUST be completed

  • ICTWHS204 – Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
  • ICTTEN208 – Use electrical skills when working with telecommunications networks
  • ICTTEN202 – Use hand and power tools
  • ICTWOR308 – Provide customer service to telecommunications customers
  • ICTTEN317 – Locate, identify and rectify telecommunications network faults
  • ICTTEN315 – Determine and apply technologies within a telecommunications system

Elective Learning Streams

Open Registration

  • ICTCBL246 – Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Restricted Rule
  • ICTCBL247 – Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Open Rule

Cabling Endorsements

  • ICTCBL301 – Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation
  • ICTCBL322 – Install and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises
  • ICTTEN318 – Inspect, clean and handle optical fibre cable and connectors
  • ICTCBL303 – Install and terminate coaxial cable

Other Electives

  • ICTCBL323 – Test cables and systems on customer premises
  • ICTWOR305 – Supervise worksite activities
  • ICTTEN207 – Install and test internet protocol devices in convergence networks
  • ICTTEN312 – Install telecommunications network equipment
Dates & Locations

Our locations include Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Newcastle, Adelaide, Darwin, Perth and other major regional centres throughout Australia. In-house training is available on request.

Traineeships & Apprenticeships

This program may be available as a traineeship or apprenticeship in your state. Please lodge a course enquiry (below) and our enrolment advisor will contact you.

Funding Available

JB Hunter uses various funded programs for telecommunications training designed to train both new entrants and experienced workers in the telecommunications industry.
Because funding differs from state to state we have some brief outlines of whats available in the links below:



Terms & Conditions

Student handbook

Before enroling learners are expected to download and read the Student Handbook here to gain a comprehensive understanding of training with JB Hunter including the following policies and procedures:

  • Privacy
  • Harassment, discrimination and bullying
  • Safety
  • Enrolment
  • Learner support
  • Course delivery
  • Appeals, complaints and grievances
  • Cancellations
  • Contacts

Terms and Conditions

With the exception of qualifications, students have 3 months from commencement of training, to complete all learning and demonstrate competence. After this time the enrolment will be cancelled.

For information on JB Hunter’s Terms and Conditions and any fees and charges that might apply please go to our Policies and Procedures page.

Course Enquiry


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