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Certificate III in Data and Voice Communications

National ID: UEE30411 | State ID: A119

 

Are you looking for a telecommunications career with current skills?

When you complete the Certificate III in Data and Voice Communications you'll be flicking the switch on a career in electrotechnology, as a telecommunications technician.

You will gain the knowledge and practical skills to install and service telecommunication equipment, troubleshoot issues and rectify faults, assemble and dismantle components, use cabling drawings, standards, codes and specifications, modify copper and optical fibre cabling, and workplace health and safety.

It includes ACMA (Australian Communications and Media Authority) requirements for open cabler registration.

The Certificate III in Data and Voice Communications is an apprenticeship: you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain entry level positions in sales and servicing of data and voice communications areas or gain an apprenticeship/traineeship in electronic servicing. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

telecommunications technician

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV electrotechnology qualifications Apprenticeship/traineeship

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Balga
Duration
How Apprenticeship
When Available Semester 2, 2017

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain entry level positions in sales and servicing of data and voice communications areas or gain an apprenticeship/traineeship in electronic servicing. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

telecommunications technician

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV electrotechnology qualifications
Apprenticeship/traineeship

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Local full time students

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.

Resource fees are charges for material that are essential to a course or unit, and are purchased by NMT to be used by students during the course.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.

Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.
NOTE up to date fees will be available shortly. Please return to this page or contact us for details

International Students

If this course is available for International students you will need to pay your course fees to TIWA when you accept your offer.

Apprenticeship courses can only be studied when you are employed as an apprentice.

Electives may change depending on the skills required by the employer.

Stage 1A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace UEENEEE101A S7307
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components UEENEEE102A S7308
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment UEENEEE105A S7310
Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits UEENEEE108A WC420
Participate in voice and data communications work and competency development activities UEENEEC016B W7745
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications UEENEEE107A S7311

Stage 1B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work UEENEEE137A S7314
Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus UEENEEE020B W7822
Set up and configure the wireless capabilities of communications and data storage devices UEENEEF107A WC463
Solve problems in d.c. circuits UEENEEE104A S7309

Stage 2A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services UEENEEF102A WC458
Install and modify optical fibre performance data communication cabling UEENEEF105A WC461
Install and modify performance data communication copper cabling UEENEEF104A WC460

Stage 2B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector UEENEEK142A WC711
Install aerial telecommunication cables UEENEEF112A WC468
Install underground communication cables UEENEEF113A WC469
Maintain documentation UEENEEC001B W7731
Select and arrange data and voice equipment for local area networks UEENEEF110A WC466

Stage 3A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assemble and connect telecommunication frames and cabinets UEENEEF115A WC471
Install and connect data and voice communication equipment UEENEEF109A WC465
Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs UEENEEC002B W7732
Test, report and rectify faults in data and voice installations UEENEEF111A WC467

Stage 3B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Deliver a service to customers UEENEEC010B W7740
Provide quotations for installation or service jobs UEENEEC003B W7733
Select and arrange equipment for wireless communication networks UEENEEF108A WC464
Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus UEENEEH114A WC544

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Part time enrolments are usually done in late January and mid June each year while online and continuous enrolment courses normally have enrolments available at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

call: 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

 

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