Course Title: Organise and monitor cabling to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2017

Course Code: EEET7369C

Course Title: Organise and monitor cabling to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards

School: 174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Campus: City Campus

Program: C2224 - Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Kenneth Falzon
Teacher

School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences
RMIT University
Building 57, Level 5
115 Queensberry Street
Carlton South, VIC 3053
Phone 03 9925 4716

kenneth.falzon@rmit.edu.au
Appointments by email

Nominal Hours: 40

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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

NIL

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to organise teams undertaking cabling work on all cable types, and to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards.

It applies to technical staff supervising teams within a customer premises and ensuring compliance with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and industry standards. They may make use of formal documentation, such as accurate completion of a telecommunications cabling advice (TCA) form (TCA1 form), test routines and databases.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

ICTCMP201 Organise and monitor cabling to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards

Element:

1. Organise cabling work activity

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Arrange access to the site according to required procedure
1.2 Make worksite safe by identifying existing and potential hazards
1.3 Review site plans and documentation
1.4 Organise supply of cable, equipment, tools and materials in line with manufacturer’s specifications.
1.5 Schedule and allocate work.
1.6 Establish communication protocols and processes.

Element:

2. Monitor work activity

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Manage remote power feed following occupational health and safety (OHS) and environmental requirements.
2.2 Monitor work activity to ensure it meets site specifications, and enterprise requirements, and relevant legislation, codes, regulations and standards.
2.3 Reallocate work as needed

Element:

3. Complete records and obtain sign off

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Complete required records.
3.2 Ensure installation waste and debris is removed from worksite and disposed of according to environmental requirements to maintain safe worksite conditions
3.3 Ensure site is reinstated according to customer and company requirements.
3.4 Notify customer and obtain sign off.


Learning Outcomes


Refer to Elements


Details of Learning Activities

Students will participate in a variety of teaching methods including: lectures, tutorials,practicals, class discussion and work on assignment.


Teaching Schedule

Week 1. Introduction
Week 2. Prepare for given work according to relevant legislation, codes,
Week 3. Regulations and standards
Week 4. Analysing the effectiveness of a working environment
Week 5. Organise cabling work activity
Week 6. Arrange access to the site according to required procedure
Week 7. Make worksite safe by identifying existing and
Week 8. Potential hazards
Week 9. Revision
Week 10. Review site plans and documentation
Week 11. Organise supply of cable,
Week 12. Organise equipment, tools
Week 13. Organise materials in line with manufacturer’s specifications
Week 14. Schedule and allocate work
Week 15. Establish communication protocols and processes
Week 16. Revision
Week 17. Assignment 1 given out this week
Week 18. Monitor work activity
Week 19. Remote power feed
Week 20. Manage remote power feed
Week 21. Following occupational health and safety (OHS) and environmental requirements
Week 22. Monitor work activity to ensure it meets site specifications
Week 23. Monitor specifications for Enterprise
Week 24. Relevant legislation, codes
Week 25. Regulations and standards
Week 26. Reallocate work as needed
Week 27. Complete required records
Week 28. Ensure installation waste and debris is removed from worksite
Week 29. Revision Assignment 1 due
Week 30. Assignment 2 given out this week
Week 31. Disposed of according to environmental
Week 32. Clean worksite to Maintain safe working environment
Week 33. Ensure site is reinstated according to customer and company requirements
Week 34. Notify customer and obtain sign off
Week 35. Revision Assignment 2 due
Week 36. Final discussion

Student Directed Hours

* In this course, minimum student directed hours are 5 in addition to 35 scheduled teaching hours.
* Student directed hours involve completing activities such as reading online resources, assignments, individual student-teacher course-related consultation, and oral presentation preparation.

 


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources

Students will be able to access information and learning materials through myRMIT and may be provided with additional materials in class. List of relevant reference books, resources in the library and accessible Internet sites will be provided where possible. During the course, you will be directed to websites to enhance your knowledge and understanding of difficult concepts.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment Tasks

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

Assessments
Assessment 1Assignment 1
Assessment 2Assignment 2
Assessment 3Assignment 3

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

 Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/

Performance Criteria Covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

x

 

x

1.2

x

 

x

1.3

x

 

x

1.4

x

 

x

1.5

x

 

x

1.6

x

 

x

2.1

x

x

x

2.2

x

x

x

2.3

x

x

x

3.1

 

x

x

3.2

 

x

x

3.3

 

x

x

3.4

 

x

x

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.

 

 



 

 

 


Assessment Tasks

You are required to complete the following two assessment tasks:

Assessment 1: Assignment 1
Assessment 2: Assignment 2
Assessment 3: Assignment 3


All assessment tasks need to be successfully completed to demonstrate competence.

Your assessment for this course will be marked using the following table:

CA Competency Achieved
NYC Not yet Competent
DNS Did not Submit


Assessment Matrix

 

Elements/

Performance Criteria Covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

x

 

x

1.2

x

 

x

1.3

x

 

x

1.4

x

 

x

1.5

x

 

x

1.6

x

 

x

2.1

x

x

x

2.2

x

x

x

2.3

x

x

x

3.1

 

x

x

3.2

 

x

x

3.3

 

x

x

3.4

 

x

x

Your assessment for this course will be marked using the following table:

CA Competency Achieved
NYC Not yet Competent
DNS Did not Submit  

Other Information

Credit Transfer and/or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):

 You may be eligible for credit towards courses in your program if you have already met the learning/competency outcomes through previous learning and/or industry experience. To be eligible for credit towards a course, you must demonstrate that you have already completed learning and/or gained industry experience that is:
• Relevant
• Current
• Satisfies the learning/competency outcomes of the course
Please refer to http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/enrolment/credi t to find more information about credit transfer and RPL.

Study and Learning Support:

Study and Learning Centre (SLC) provides free learning and academic development advice to you. Services offered by SLC to support your numeracy and literacy skills are:

- Assignment writing, thesis writing and study skills advice
- Maths and science developmental support and advice
- English language development

Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/studyandlearningcentr e to find more information about Study and learning Support

Disability Liaison Unit:

If you are suffering from long-term medical condition or disability, you should contact Disability Liaison Unit to seek advice and support to complete your studies.

Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/disability  to find more information about services offered by Disability Liaison Unit.

Late Submission:

If you require an Extension of Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) for 7 calendar days or less (from the original due date) and have valid reasons, you must complete and lodge an Application for Extension of Submittable Work (7 Calendar Days or less) form and lodge it with the Senior Educator/ Program Manager.
The application must be lodged no later than one working day before the official due date. You will be notified within no more than 2 working days of the date of lodgement as to whether the extension has been granted.

If you seek an Extension of Submittable Work for more than 7 calendar days (from the original due date) must lodge an Application for Special Consideration form under the provisions of the Special Consideration Policy, preferably prior to, but no later than 2 working days after the official due date.

Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) submitted late without approval of an extension will not be accepted or marked.

Special Consideration:

Please refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/specialconsideration  to find more information about special consideration

Plagiarism:

Plagiarism is a form of cheating and it is very serious academic offence that may lead to expulsion from the University.

Please Refer: http://www.rmit.edu.au/academicintegrity  to find more information about plagiarism.

Email Communication:

All email communications will be sent to your RMIT email address and you must regularly check your RMIT emails.

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