Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology

Jobs and Skills WA: Technology courses
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Telecommunications is the lifeblood of almost everything we do! By completing your Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology,, you'll have the telecommunications technician skills to keep Australians and Australian businesses connected.

You'll learn how to install and troubleshoot telecommunications equipment and gain customer service skills through a mix of theory and practical course work, such as how to use industry testing equipment to identify and fix telecommunications network faults; install, maintain and modify communications cabling; use line transmission, optical and radio frequency measuring equipment; and more!

You'll also gain problem-solving and critical thinking skills, to help you troubleshoot technical issues and deal with challenging situations.

Half price
Industry: Building and Construction | Defence | Engineering and Mining |
National course code: ICT30519 | WA State ID: BER3

Choose a private training provider that delivers this course

This course is also available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider’s website for further information.

Aspire Education and Training offers Traineeships in ICT30519 Telecommunications Technology. The training is completed using online training, simulated activities at our purpose built training facility in Myaree and at your workplace, where your employer and our staff will support you to effectively transfer your skills into the workplace. During the traineeship you will gain the skills and licenses required to compliantly and legally install data cabling in residential and commercial premises. You will also learn how to correctly install and configure IP equipment to ensure network integrity and security is maintained. Please call 08 9417 4113 for more information.

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This Qualification is designed for students wanting to formalise their training and work in the telecommunications industry.
The course has been designed for units to be grouped together for specific job outcomes, for example:
•    Cabling Technician
•    Electronic Security Technician
•    Wireless Technician
•    Network Designer
Telecommunications is one of the fastest growing industries in the world and offers a hugely diverse range of career opportunities.
Possible career paths for telecommunications cabling professionals include:
•    Telecommunications network equipment installer
•    Telecommunications voice and data equipment installer
•    IP based security alarms installer
•    Telecommunications equipment operator
•    Telecommunications tradesperson.

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.