UEESS00048 - Data Communications - ACMA 'Open' Cabling Provider


This skill set covers the installation and maintenance of telecommunications cabling in buildings and premises. It encompasses working safely and to the Australian Communications and Media Authority's Open Cabling Provider Rule, installing multiple telephone line, multi-pair cables, backbone cabling, terminating in socket outlets, termination modules and distributors, testing and compliance checks and completing cabling documentation.

Students that currently hold a Certificate III in Electrotechnology are only required to complete Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services (UEENEEF102A).

Please note: approximately 16 hours of online study is to be completed prior to on campus attendance.

Further information about licencing can be Australian Cabler Registration Service (ACRS) or via the ACMA website

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    - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment (UEENEEE105A)
    - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications (UEENEEE107A)
  • Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services (UEENEEF102A)

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.


Dates to be advised

5 days x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible




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