nbn™ Direct Assessments

Price: Ring 1800 672 933 for a quote
Duration: 0.24 day(s)
Technical skills accreditation
Prerequisites: Industry experience and approval from a delivery partner

Ring 1800 672 933 for a quote

nbn™ Direct Assessments are only available to pre-approved workers of the nbn™ Delivery Partners.
You should only book a Direct Assessment session if you have been contacted by JB Hunter.

nbn™ Direct Assessments are for workers with existing experience in the specific technical skill(s). We offer assessments for practical skills in HFC, fibre or copper. If you haven’t been directed to get a Direct Assessment you can achieve accreditation by attending training courses in Copper, Optical Fibre or Hybrid Fibre Coaxial specialisations.

How Direct Assessments work

Prior to taking your practical Direct Assessment students should have passed the online knowledge test provided by enAble™. If you have not undergone this test, please do not book an assessment, instead discuss with your delivery partner who may arrange a different pathway.

Direct Assessments are conducted on a regular basis at JB Hunter venues, and though assessment times may vary they generally take an hour or two.

Our qualified assessors will run you though a series of skill set specific tasks so they can observe your workplace competency.

Once the assessment is complete your result will be uploaded to the enAble™ system within five working days.



HFC – Hybrid Fibre Coaxial – Direct Assessment Times



Fibre – Direct Assessment Times



Copper – Direct Assessment Times



There is no certification associated with these assessments. Your enAble™ profile will be updated with your assessment result within seven (7) days of completing the assessment.

Course information

Get your nbn™ direct assessment

Our Direct Assessments will help you get the accreditation you need for the  nbn™. enAble™ is an accreditation portal for all workers involved in construction, activation, operation or maintenance on the nbn™. enAble™ stores worker skills and competencies, hosts online training materials, and provides up-to-date information about nbn™ accreditation.

For more information go to enable.nbnco.com.au

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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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

Course cancellations and changes

JB Hunter reserves the right to cancel, postpone or alter the dates and/or times of any course. Trading terms seven (7) days. Any debt collection fees incurred will be added to the balance of the account.
Transfer & cancellation fees apply.
Only one transfer allowed per booking.

Cancellation Fees

On confirmed receipt of written notice from the client:

  • 11+ business days prior to course commencement – cancellation fee 10%, transfer fee 5%
  • 6-10 business days prior to course commencement – cancellation fee 25%, transfer fee 12.5%
  • 3-5 business days prior to course commencement – cancellation Fee 50%, transfer fee 25%
  • 0-2 business days prior to course commencement OR non-attendance – cancellation fee 100%, no transfers
  • Cancellation after being granted a previous transfer – minimum cancellation fee 25%


Transfer and cancellation fees are based on the full standard course price – any discounts or subsidies offered will no longer apply.

Please Note: If you make a booking, any cancellation or non-attendance at that course may incur the fees outlined above.