Public Course Overview

Qualification Duration

This course is delivered over a period of 24 months.

Qualification AQF Level

Certificate III

Delivery Mode

This qualification is delivered using a face-to-face, classroom-based delivery mode.

This qualification covers competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain telecommunications and high-performance data services in buildings and premises. It includes Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) requirements for Open Cabler Registration.

Qualification Detail

The successful completion of this qualification requires competency to be achieved in all Core Units AND Elective units to achieve a total of 1060 weighting points

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, however people who are colour blind may not be appropriate for this qualification. Additionally, students will be required to complete an language, literacy and numeracy assessment as part of the enrolment process

Units in this Qualification

Open Registration Units
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace Core
UEECD0019 Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components* Core
UEEDV0005 Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunications* Core
UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits Core
UEECD0020 Fix and secure eletrotechnology equipment Core
UEECD0051 Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications* Core
Fundamentals Units
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEECD0016 Document and apply measures to control WHS risks associated with electrotechnology work* Core
UEECO0074 Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronis apparatus * Core
UEECD0025 Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits* Core
UEERE0001 Apply environmental and sustainable procedures in the energy sector Core
Combined Endorsements
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEEDV0008 Install, modify and verify coaxial and structured communication copper cabling* Core
UEEDV0006 Install and modify optical fibre performance data communication cabling* Core
Assemble & Setup Devices & Equipment
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEECS0003 Assemble, set up and test computing devices* Elective
UEEDV0001 Assemble and connect telecommunications frames and cabinets Elective
Design and Configure Voice & Data Communications (VOIP)
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEECO0012 Participate in voice and data communications work and competency development activities Core
UEEDV0004 Install and connect data and voice communications equipment* Core
UEEDV0014 Test, report and rectify faults in data and voice installations* Core
UEEDV0009 Select and arrange data and voice equipment for local area networks Core
Design and Configure LAN & Wireless Networks
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
UEECO0015 Provide quotations for installation or service jobs Elective
UEECD0028 Plan an integrated cabling installation system Elective
UEECS0029 Setup and configure basic local are network (LAN) Elective
UEEDV0011 Set up and configure basic data communication systems* Elective
UEEDV0012 Set up and configure the wireless capabilities of communications and data storage devices* Elective
*= these units contain pre-requisites NB: Australian Institute of Vocational Development DOES NOT issue any registrations or licenses, however some of the units in this qualification qualify you to apply for registration and licensing once completed.

Qualification Outcomes

  1. ACMA Restricted & Open Cabling Registration
  2. Install & terminate Copper, Fibre & Aerial data cabling
  3. Lay underground cabling in Pit & Pipe
  4. Cable testing & fault finding
  5. Setup of wireless & advanced IP networks & equipment
  6. Install voice & data equipment (VOIP)


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Individuals and or employers may be eligible for Government funding. AIVD will be able to discuss with you the different funding available and cost of training.
The Student Tuition Fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding

AIVD encourages individuals with disabilities to access training subsidised through the Skills First Program.

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