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Certificate II in Telecommunications Cabling Traineeship
* where all required units as per the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) are successfully completed
- Certificate II in Telecommunications Cabling (ICT20310)
What will I get out of this program?
This qualification reflects the role of a person in the telecommunications industry who can apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work context of installation of telecommunications and data cabling products on customer premises.
Cabling at the customer premises must be carried out according to requirements of the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) relevant industry registration bodies, and in line with the specification of the access network owner.
What job opportunities will I have?
The qualification prepares the participant for entry into the Telecommunications Cabling Industry.
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Data Cabler
- Carrier Services Cabler
- Security Alarm Cabler
- Telecommunications Access Network Cabler
- Telecommunications trades person
- Infrastructure Cabler
Do I need to have prior knowledge or work experience?
Completion of Year 10 or equivalent is recommended. Participants must be employed as a trainee and must have signed a Registered Training Contract to be eligible to undertake training in this program or through an employer preferred training arrangement.
What can I study after this?
After completion of this qualification, participants may undertake the Certificate III in Telecommunications Cabling which will enable the participant to develop more specialised technical skills and knowledge.
Study Option: NBN Saftey & Awareness Course
This course is an introduction to both the NBN and Health, Safety and Environment (HSE), and has been mapped to three national units of competency:
• Follow occupational health and safety and environmental policy and procedures (ICTOHS2170A), and
• Work safely in the construction industry (CPCCOHS1001A), and
• Perform CPR (HLTCPR201A).
These competencies form part of ICT20310 - Certificate II in Telecommunications.
- Delivery Package Number:
- Delivery Mode:
- Attendance Type:
- Part Time
- Training Centre:
- Eagle Farm
- Entry Mode:
- Expression Of Interest
How do I enrol?
This program is currently not open for direct enrolment and we are accepting Expression of Interest for our next intake. Please contact our Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447 or visit one of our Training Centres to register your interest in enrolling.
When can I start?
. The next available intake is 10 July 2013.
How long will it take?
How much time will I commit?
Wednesday evenings from 6.00pm - 9.00pm in V Block.
How much will it cost?
Full fee of approximately $411.
This is a Fee for Service program, therefore no concessions are available. There are no refunds provided after enrolment for this program unless requested prior to the commencement of the program.
Fees are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Please check at the time of enrolment for confirmed fees.
Participants must be employed as a trainee and must have signed a Registered Training Contract to be eligible to undertake training in this program or through an employer preferred training arrangement.
On completion of the training, participants will be able to:
• Briefly explain the purpose and scope of the National Broadband Network (NBN)
• Identify how their role fits into the bigger picture in the construction and operations of the NBN
• Identify and assess potential workplace hazards while working on the NBN
• Apply hazard control methods
• Identify safety requirements when working with optical fibre and equipment
• Report Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) incidents and hazards
• Identify environmental issues
• Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Do you have industry experience you would like to recognise?
Prior to enrolment we are able to assess your skills via Credit Transfers or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
If you have completed an accredited program through another training provider you may be eligible to receive a Credit Transfer.
If you have relevant industry experience you may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
For further information please contact our Recognition Services Team: SkillsTech.Recognition@tafe.qld.edu.au or 1800 654 447.
Financial assistance may be available in the form of contacting Centrelink:
Youth Allowance and Austudy 13 24 90
Newstart Allowance 13 28 50
Time to Pay
Time to Pay is available for eligible applicants for further information please contact our Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447.
How do I find out more?
For more information about this or other programs that SkillsTech Australia offers please visit our website at http://www.skillstech.tafe.qld.gov.au or contact us by the following options:
Phone : 1800 654 447
Office Hours, Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm and Friday 10:00am to 4:30pm.
Email : SkillsTech.Enquiries@tafe.qld.edu.au
In Person :
Office Hours Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm and Friday 10:00am to 4:30pm.
Acacia Ridge: 247 Bradman Street, ACACIA RIDGE
Eagle Farm: 776 Kingsford Smith Drive, EAGLE FARM
Locked Mail Bag 2020
ARCHERFIELD QLD 4108
Fax : 07 3633 5033
Information correct as at 20 May 2013.