Structured Cabling & Coaxial Cabling Endorsements

Course Code
ICT30310SC
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
ICTCBL3009A - Install, Terminate and Certify Structured Cabling Installation, ICTCBL3011A - Install, Terminate and Certify Co-axial Cabling Installation
Department
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Chadstone
Course Duration
2 days
Course Cost
$500 Structured Cabling/ $220 Co-axial Cabling.
Study Modes
Full time
Times
8.00am - 4.00pm
Enquiries
Chadstone Campus
Phone: 1300 309 966
Email: chadrecpt@gippstafe.edu.au
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course is designed for ACMA Registered Cablers carrying out structured (Cat5/Cat 6/Cat6A) and co-axial cable installation and maintenance. The course consists of:
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Design principles and installation requirements 
  • Cable and cabling hardware characteristics 
  • Installation of structured cabling and hardware  
  • Structured cabling installation non-compliance 
  • LAN cabling 
  • Test and certificate/Test documentation  
  • Features of co-axial cabling 
  • Termination of co-axial cabling 
  • Testing co-axial cable

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Employment Prospects

Potential ACMA cabling work within the customer's premises

Entry Requirements

All customer cabling work in the telecommunications, fire, security and data industries must be performed by a registered cabler. All cablers are required to register with an Australian Communications and Media (ACMA) – accredited registrar. (see pre-requisites)

Pre-Requisites

ICTCBL2136A – Install, Maintain and Modify Customer Premises Communication Cabling - ACMA Restricted Rule
ICTCBL2137A – Install, Maintain and Modify Customer Premises Communications Cabling - ACMA Open Rule

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Assessment

Assessment is competency-based for each unit. It includes:
  • Practical assessment (observation/demonstration) in a simulated environment
  • Written assessments
  • RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) for suitable applicants

Opportunities For Further Study

This unit forms part of the Certificate III in Telecommunications (Cabling). It is an endorsement to the Open Registration which can be registered on ACMA Cabling Licence.

Course Times

Course Campus Time Date
Structured Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 17,18 February
Structured Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 24,25 March
Structured Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 14,15 April
Structured Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 19,20 May
Structured Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 16, 17 June
Co-axial Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 19 February
Co-axial Cabling Endorsement Chadstone  8.00am-4.00pm  26 March
Co-axial Cabling Endorsement Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 16 April
Co-axial Cabling Endorsement  Chadstone  8.00am-4.00pm  21 May
Co-axial Cabling Endorsement Chadstone  8.00am-4.00pm  18 June