ICT41215 Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering Technology

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Your gateway to the future of telecoms:

This course is for the learners who want to develop their skills into the Supervisory and Project Management fields of telecommunications. It develops and reinforces key technical skills by providing knowledge of the following:

  • How to prepare the built environment to be part of the connected world
  • Understanding Internet protocol which fosters communications
  • Designing, planning, preparing for the implementation of telecommunications networks and equipment 
  • Builds key skills in supervision and staff management

Funding, Incentives and Subsidies

MILCOM is approved for a range of government funding programs in a number of States and Territories. Contact us on 1300 369 320 to find out whether this program is available under funding and whether you may be eligible.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Install and maintain enterprise networks in emerging and converging technologies
  • Install, maintain test and fault find telecommunications and wireless equipment for high speed broadband network infrastructure
  • Install and maintain internet protocol (IP) based network in home networks and small and medium enterprises
  • Install systems in line with the specifications of the access network owner
  • Install and maintain telecommunications access network cabling and infrastructure
  • Supervise projects and Manage teams
  • Assess installation requirements of converging voice, video and data IP networks installations

Units of Competency for ICT41215 Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering Technology

For successful completion of this qualification, learner needs to complete and demonstrate competency in the following units. The total number of units = 16 (8 core units and 8 elective units)

  • ICTICT408 Create technical documentation (Core)
  • ICTPMG403 Manage the delivery of network infrastructure (Core)
  • ICTTEN201 Use electrical skills in telecommunications work (Core)
  • ICTTEN202 Use hand and power tools (Core)
  • ICTTEN410 Locate, and rectify faults (Core)
  • ICTTEN414 Repair telecommunication system faults (Core)
  • ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures (Core)
  • ICTWOR201 Work effectively in telecommunications technology (Core)
  • BSBSMB407 Manage a small team (Mandatory Elective)
  • BSBCUS402 Address customer needs (Mandatory Elective)
  • ICTTEN416 Install, configure and test an internet protocol network
  • ICTTEN302 Install telecommunications network systems
  • ICTTEN401 Identify requirements for customer telecommunications equipment
  • ICTCBL401 Prepare design drawings and specification for a cable installation
  • ICTCBL403 Supervise cabling project
  • ICTSUS403 Install and test power management software

Additional information:

Whilst there are no pre-requisites under the approved training package for this course, it is strongly recommended that anyone applying for the course has completed the below listed or equivalent:
  • ICTCBL236 Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Restricted Rule (where ACMA Restricted Registration is necessary)
  • ICTCBL237 Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Open Rule
  • ICTCBL301 Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation
  • ICTCBL303 Install and terminate coaxial cable
  • OR be a licenced electrician

Entry Requirements

There is no entry requirements for this qualification. Students are required to perform an entry assessment which includes colour deficiency, language, writing and literacy elements. Please speak with your enrolment adviser to discuss your suitability.

Duration & Delivery

This qualification is delivered as blended learning with face-to-face sessions held at the MILCOM training centre over 12 months (not including holiday breaks). You will be required to attend a MILCOM Institute’s training rooms for a 7 days block.

Expression of Interest

Please call 1300 369 320 during office hours to book your package. Alternatively, you can contact us through our online form or send us an enquiry directly at training@milcom.edu.au