Short Course Details

CAN-01 Cable Hauling


Cable Hauling

This course is designed for participants to achieve the required performance outcomes‚ skills and knowledge to haul underground cable, involving installation and recovery of cables, including multi-pair, coaxial and optical fibre in access networks or customer premises, in line with current Telstra standards.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • prepare for, conduct, and complete given work according to relevant legislation, codes, regulations and standards including cable installation standards
  • verify cable installation requirements from plan and recognise constraints
  • inform appropriate personnel of existing and potential hazards on worksite
  • obtain information on location of other services from relevant authorities
  • conduct work in accordance with required industry, safety and workplace standards
  • clean debris and obstructions from conduit using suitable safe methods
  • seal cable ends to exclude ingress of foreign matter
  • run hauling feeder through conduit to enable cable hauling following work health and safety (WHS) and environmental requirements
  • attach cable to hauling feeder according to manufacturer's specifications
  • employ cable slippers or rollers to ensure no sheath damage when hauling into and out of enclosures
  • lubricate cable and haul evenly at correct tension to reduce risk of cable damage
  • maintain sufficient cable length allowance for jointing


  • Unit of Competency: ICTCBL207 Haul underground cable
  • Unit of Competency: ICTCBL308 Install underground cable

Learning Methods

This course will be delivered in one full day face-to-face training session in one of the MILCOM training centres or at a mutually convenient and suitable location‚ for a sufficiently large group of participants.


Cable HaulingNSW$250.0019 June 2019
Cable HaulingNSW$250.0017 July 2019
Cable HaulingNSW$250.0031 July 2019