ICT30419– Certificate III in Telecommunications Network Build and Operation is designed to provide the skills and knowledge you will need to build the national broadband network. This qualification which may be undertaken as part of a traineeship/apprenticeship and can be tailored to suit workers constructing the FTTN, FTTC, FTTP or HFC networks. This program is suitable for apprentices and trainees and there may be funding available for learners and employers.
Training is delivered on nbn™ approved equipment using the latest tools and test equipment. Students can select from a variety of elective streams that best suit their work.
Successful participants of the Certificate III in Telecommunications Network Build and Operation will be able to upload their qualification to the nbn™ enAble system. This will provide accreditation for task based work on the nbn™. The nbn™ enAble accreditation system is administered by nbn™. JB Hunter is not able to provide specific advice on worker accreditation. nbn™ reserves the right to change accreditation requirements. Please check with your Delivery Partner for appropriate unit selection.
This course can run over a twelve (12) – thirty six (36) month period depending on the students needs and location. **A deposit of $1500.00 will be required prior to course commencement. Payment plan options available.
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.
Upon successful completion of this training program, you will awarded the following qualification:
ICT30419 – Certificate III in Telecommunications Network Build and Operation
To successfully obtain this qualification, students must complete the six (6) mandatory core units plus a selection of eight (8) elective units.The following elective units are suitable for a Copper FTTC worker. Should you require a bespoke unit selection, please enquire below to speak with one of our Training Solutions Consultants.
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
ICTCBL247 – Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Open Rule
Copper FTTC Skills
ICTCBL254 – Joint metallic conductor cable in access network
ICTCBL326 – Cut over metallic conductor cable in the access network
ICTCBL320 – Jumper metallic conductor cable in the access network
ICTCBL332 – Locate, identify and rectify copper cable faults
Pit, Pipe and Hauling
ICTCBL329 – Install underground cable for communications applications
ICTCBL334 – Install underground enclosures and conduit
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.
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: