Comments about Certificate III in Telecommunications Cabling and Customer Premises - Online - on campus - Bendigo - Victoria
This qualification forms part of the Telecommunications Training Package, and provides training in installing, updating and maintaining telecommunications cabling and equipment. The skills developed throughout the course are used by telecommunications and IT network cabling installers, by satellite and free-to-air TV installers, and by security system installers. After six months of supervised on the job cabling experience graduates will be eligible to obtain an Open Cabling Licence.
Experience There are no specific prerequisites for the course, however industry experience would be an advantage. Other Entry Requirements None
Certificate III in Telecommunications Cabling and Customer Premises
Key Study Areas
Key study areas include -
* Occupational health and safety
* Basic electrical fundamentals
* Cabling regulatory framework
* Basic telephony
* Cabling installation practices for:
Customer switching systems
These will provide knowledge and practice in a range of areas including phone, structured cabling, optic fibre cabling and free to air and satellite TV reception.
Where • Bendigo (City Campus)
The course can be undertaken as an (equivalent) six-month full-time course or as a workplace-based traineeship.
Selection Process • Individual Interview
On successful completion of the course you will be eligible for employment under supervision as a cabler with companies in the telecommunications and data industries.
Further Study Options
You will be assessed as part of this course.
Typical Course Content (exact details may be obtained from the teaching centre)
ICTTC009C Terminate/Splice Structured Cabling And Certify Installation
ICTTC010C Place, Secure And Terminate Optical Fibre Cable
ICTTC011C Place, Secure And Terminate Co-axial Cable
ICTTC071C Install Pay TV set top unit
ICTTC106C Locate and rectify Pay TV set top unit faults
ICTTC137B Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACA Open Rule
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.