Certificate IV in Telecommunications Networks Technology

JB Hunter

This qualification is part of the Information and Communications Technology Training Package. It reflects the role of an advanced technician (technical officer), team leader or supervisor with a wide range of telecommunications skills. This includes the ability install and maintain: enterprise networks in emerging and converging technologies; optical and wireless equipment for high speed broadband network infrastructure; internet protocol (IP) based network telecommunications equipment; IP based networks in home networks and small and medium enterprises; telecommunications, data cabling and cabling products in line with the specifications of the access network owner and telecommunications access network cabling and infrastructure, systems and customer equipment.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


16 units: 8 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Create technical documentation; Manage the delivery of network infrastructure; Use electrical skills in telecommunications work; Locate, diagnose and rectify faults; Repair telecommunication system faults; Use hand and power tools; plus more. Specialist: Network engineering; Radio communications; Optical networks. Electives: Estimate and quote for customer telecommunications equipment installation; Design, install and configure a customer smart technology network; Operate a contractor business with employees; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

Related Careers:

Telecommunications Technician,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kellor east - Melbourne - VIC No
Burwood No
Maryville - Newcastle - NSW
Auburn - Sydney - NSW
Welshpool - Perth - WA
Kellor east - Melbourne - VIC
Burleigh Waters
Brendale - Brisbane - QLD
Port Adelaide
North Rockhampton
Established in 1991, JB Hunter Technology is a Registered Training Organisation that offers training in telecommunications. It specialises in developing and presenting telecommunications training courses with a particular emphasis on customer premises, voice and data services. It delivers training in all Australian states and territories to over fifty thousand clients. Its scope of registration approves the delivery of Nationally Recognised Training from Certificate II, III and IV level to Diploma and Advanced Diploma. The provider takes a flexible approach including Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), eLearning, work-based and face-to-face training to cater for various learning styles and experience levels. JB Hunter Technology understand that the telecommunications scene in Australia is changing rapidly, particularly with the roll out of the National Broadband Network (NBN). It aims to ensure that its team and resources are in step with the latest technology and industry practice. It keeps track of the shifting demands placed on the telecommunications industry and will tailor training to suit this. The provider aims to provide small business, independent contractors and large organisations with cost effective training that minimises down time and maximises productivity. They also recognise the complex nature of the corporate world. Telstra, ISGM, Visionstream, 3M, NBN Co, TE Connectivity, and the Department of Defence are just some of the organisations that recognise its training. Course instructors are experienced industry practitioners. Clients include various government departments at all levels, and private businesses covering the complete spectrum of telecommunications, security and fire alarm.

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