Optical Fibre Testing | nbn skill 12

Price: $600.00 (GST Exempt)
Duration: 2 days + Online
Outcome: 
ICTBWN307 - Use optical measuring instruments
ICTBWN308 - Work safely on live optical fibre installations
ICTWHS204 - Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
Prerequisites: Nil

$600.00 (GST Exempt)

This Fibre Testing course is intended for contractors required to test and fault find Fibre Optic network across the three different architectures (TFN, DFN and LFN / MT-LFN).

*Please note that the ICTWHS204 – Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures unit must be completed online at least five (5) days prior to attending the course.

NBN ACCREDITED SKILLS INCLUDED

  • nbn Skill 12 – Testing and commissioning live fibre;

Please note that under the new nbn requirements, the older Skill 29 is no longer required if you have accreditation for Skill 9.

What Do I Take to My Fibre Testing Course?

  • Proof of identity to show your instructor – this can be either a current driver’s licence, passport or company photo ID
  • Enclosed shoes or safety boots
  • Appropriate work attire
  • Safety glasses
  • A laptop to class to access learning resources
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for the fibre testing course, however it is recommended that students have an understanding of,  and experience with fibre splicing principles.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will receive statements of attainment for the following nationally-accredited units of competency:

  • ICTBWN307 – Use optical measuring instruments
  • ICTBWN308 – Work safely on live optical fibre installations
  • ICTWHS204 – Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
Course information

Fibre Testing Course

  • Overview of optical fibre technology
  • Acquiring an effective and accurate OTDR trace
  • Understanding network testing thresholds
  • Calculating loss/attenuation budgets
  • Measuring optical insertion loss
  • Using fibre optic testing tools
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.

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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.
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