Aerial Endorsement

Course Code
ICT30310
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
ICTCBL3020A - Construct aerial cable supports, ICTCBL3021A - Install aerial cable
Department
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Chadstone
Course Duration
Part Time: 10 days
Course Cost
Contact the Chadstone Campus for further information.
Study Modes
Part Time (Day)
Starting Date
Part Time:
  • On demand

Contact the Chadstone Campus for further information. Course conducted according to demand.

Flexible:
  • On demand
Times
8.00am - 4.00pm
Enquiries
Chadstone Campus
Phone: 1300 309 966
Email: chadrecept@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 aerial cable installation and maintenance. The course consists of:

  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Pedestrian management 
  • Regulated heights and separations  
  • Identification of pole and building mounted fittings 
  • Aerial cable types and construction  
  • Erect and tension aerial cable 
  • Installation of pole mounted aerial cable enclosures 
  • Installation of facsia mounted enclosures  
  • Working environment hazard identification 
  • Safe working environment

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

Potential cabling work within NBN project

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 Authority (ACMA) – accredited registrar. (see pre-requisites)

Pre-Requisites

Unit Code Unit Name
ICTCBL2136A
Install, maintain and modify customer premises communication cabling - ACMA restricted rule
ICTCBL2137A
Install, maintain and modify customer premises communication 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

These units form part of the Certificate III in Telecommunications (Cabling). They are also Endorsements to the Open Registration which can be registered on ACMA Cabling Licence.