nbn™ Fibre Splicer

Price: $1,250.00 (GST Exempt)
Duration: 5 days
ICTTEN311 - Inspect, clean and handle optical fibre cable and connectors
ICTCBL208 - Splice and terminate optical fibre cable
Prerequisites: Nil

$1,250.00 (GST Exempt)

This course is intended for nbn™ contractors performing handling, cleaning, splicing and terminating of fibre telecommunications cables installed in underground pipes, trenches and overhead systems. This course meets the requirements for nbn™ technical skill accreditations:

  • Skill 9 – Fibre inspection and cleaning;
  • Skill 13 – Fibre splicing

What do I take to the nbn™ Fibre Splicer 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 – long sleeve shirt and pants
  • Safety glasses
  • a laptop to class to access learning resources

There are no prerequisites for the nbn™ splicer course, however JB Hunter suggests that students undertaking this course should have a basic understanding of optical fibre cabling practices.


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

  • ICTTEN311 – Inspect, clean and handle optical fibre cable and connectors
  • ICTCBL208 – Splice and terminate optical fibre cable
Course information

nbn™Fibre Splicer course

  • Optical fibre properties, construction and transmission
  • Optical joint enclosures used within the nbn™ optical architectures (TFN,DFN and LFN)
  • Housing optical fibre cables in manholes and pits
  • Cable and fibre preparation
  • Optical fibre preparation
  • Fibre hygiene practices
  • Fibre splicing
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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