This qualification reflects the role of an operator in the telecommunications industry who can apply a broad range of competencies using a defined range of skills where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection, installation and configuration of equipment in convergence technologies that integrate radio, optical and internet protocol (IP) based applications.
This role includes assessing installation requirements, planning and performing installations, testing installed equipment and fault finding. It involves a degree of autonomy and may include some supervision of others. Work is performed per known routines and procedures and there is some accountability for the quality of outcomes.
The following specialisations can be achieved through selection of specific units of competency:
Graduates from ICT30515 – Certificate III in Telecommunications Technology
ICT41115 – Certificate IV in Telecommunications Network Design
NOTE: ACTA College does not necessarily offer pathway courses.