ICT20319 – Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology

12 months

Weekly Classroom Sessions

On-campus/ online

The Telecommunications industry is constantly evolving; new technology is impacting on our lives in ways never before imagined. It is an industry that provides us with the ability to communicate with people at all levels and from all over the world – and it will continue to evolve in ever more exciting ways.

In this program, you’ll gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of indoor and outdoor installation, operation and maintenance of domestic, commercial and industrial telecommunication equipment and products. This program suits new entrants with limited industry experience. You’ll get to do extensive practical work in a simulated commercial environment while learning the theoretical knowledge about cabling rules. You’ll also be trained to use typical commercial telecommunications equipment, in preparation for future employment.

Successful completion of a course in telecommunications may enhance your current employment and may open up new work opportunities for you in the telecommunications industry. This qualification prepares individuals for entry into the industry.

COURSE DURATION/ METHOD OF DELIVERY

The ICT20319 – Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology is delivered over 12 months. Training and assessment will be delivered in weekly classroom sessions at the school.

PAYMENT METHOD/ COST

Flexible payment options are available. You may be eligible for Vocational Education and Training in Schools (VETiS) funding. Click here for more information.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

To achieve a ICT20319 – Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology 13 units must be completed including 7 core units and 6 elective units.

 

Core Units:

BSBCUS201 Deliver a service to customers
ICTTEN202 Use hand and power tools
ICTTEN207 Install and test internet protocol devices in convergence networks
ICTTEN208 Use electrical skills when working with telecommunications network
ICTTEN211 Work effectively in a telecommunications network environment
ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
ICTWOR202 Work effectively in the digital and telecommunications industry

Elective Units:

ICTCBL246 Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Restricted Rule*
ICTCBL301 Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation
ICTICT206 Install software applications
ICTSAS203 Connect hardware peripherals
ICTTEN203 Install and configure a home or small office network
ICTTEN205 Build and maintain a secure network
 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

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Cabler and Installer

Equipment Installer

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Security Alarm Installer

Telecommunications Equipment Operator

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