Course Title: Install and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2224 Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology

Course Title: Install and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

EEET7372C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to install and test optical fibre cable on a customer's premises for communications applications using a range of terminations that may include direct termination, fusion splicing and mechanical splicing.

It applies to technical staff who place, secure and terminate optical fibre cable in new installations and upgrades or maintain existing networks in domestic, commercial and industrial installations. Communications applications include digital and analog, telephony, data, video, digital broadcasting, computer networks, local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN) and multimedia.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

NIL



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTCBL302 Install and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises

Elements:

1 Prepare for installation of optical fibre cable

2 Install, terminate and test optical fibre cable 2 Install, terminate and test optical fibre cable 2 Install, terminate and test optical fibre cable 2 Install, terminate and test optical fibre cable

3 Remove fibre hazards from work area 3 Remove fibre hazards from work area 3 Remove fibre hazards from work area 3 Remove fibre hazards from work area

4 Document installation


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

 

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Assessment 1

 Practical

Assessment 2

 Closed Book Test

These tasks assess the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs): 

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements / Performance Criteria Covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

1.1

 X

 X

1.2

 X

 X

1.3

 X

 X

1.4

 X

 X

1.5

 X

 X

1.6

 X

 X

1.7

 X

 X

2.1

 X

 X

2.2

 X

 X

2.3

 X

 X

2.4

 X

 X

3.1

 X

 X

3.2

 X

 X

3.3

 X

 X

4.1

 X

 X

4.2

X

 X

 

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency.