Certificate III in Telecommunications
TAFE Queensland Brisbane
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Integrated Telecommunications Training Package. It reflects the role of an operator in the telecommunications industry who can apply a broad range of competencies using a defined range of skills where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection, installation and configuration of equipment in convergence technologies that integrate radio, optical and internet protocol (IP) based applications.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices; Locate and identify cable system faults; Use electrical skills in telecommunications work; Use hand and power tools; Install telecommunications network equipment; Follow work health and safety and environmental policies and procedures. Electives: Comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro business; Plan a home based business; Provide IT advice to clients; plus more.
About TAFE Queensland BrisbaneTAFE Queensland Brisbane is where over 40,000 local and international students get their world-class education and training each year.
Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make it a standout amongst training providers. Many of its facilities are acknowledged by industry as being amongst the best in Australia.
Provider CRICOS: 03020E RTO code: 0275
Certificate IIICourse code: ICT30213
- Full-time internal = 4.5 months
12 units: 6 core; 6 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Cable jointers make and repair joins in insulated power supply and control cables installed in underground pipes, trenches and overhead systems. They also prepare cable terminations for electrical equipment and overhead lines. Cable jointers also install and maintain underground electrical cables used to transmit and distribute electricity in city and country areas, new housing estates and industrial centres.
Data and telecommunications cable workers are involved in the installation and maintenance of data and telecommunications cables, which may be located in underground pipes, trenches or overhead systems. They usually work with either copper or fibre optic cables and specialise in a particular procedure or area of expertise.