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Certificate III in Data and Voice Communications

UEE30411
Average Course Fee: Not available
Average Duration: 4 Years

Scope

This qualification provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain telecommunications and high performance data services in buildings and premises. It includes ACMA requirements for Open Cabler Registration.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

84.7%

Satisfied with the training
67.3%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Cabler (Data And Telecommunications) ( ANZSCO code 342411)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
Average
22,300 persons were employed as Telecommunications Trades Workers in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be between 10,001 and 25,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
Average
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Telecommunications Trades Workers in 2014 are: $1,250. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Telecommunications Trades Workers visit Job Outlook
This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories


For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Completion requirements

The requirements for granting this qualification will be met when competency is demonstrated and achieved for:

  • All the Core competency standard units, defined in the Core Competency Standard Units table below and
  • A combination of Elective competency standard units to achieve a total weighting of 320 points in accordance with the Elective Competency Standard Units table below.
  • Core Competency Standard Units

    All Core competency standard units to be achieved

    Weighting Points

    UEENEEC016B

    Participate in voice and data communications work and competency development activities

    60

    UEENEEE101A

    Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

    20

    UEENEEE102A

    Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

    40

    UEENEEE104A

    Solve problems in d.c. circuits

    80

    UEENEEE105A

    Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

    20

    UEENEEE107A

    Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

    40

    UEENEEE108A

    Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits

    40

    UEENEEE137A

    Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

    20

    UEENEEF102A

    Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services

    120

    UEENEEF104A

    Install and modify performance data communication copper cabling

    40

    UEENEEF105A

    Install and modify optical fibre performance data communication cabling

    40

    UEENEEF109A

    Install and connect data and voice communication equipment

    40

    UEENEEF110A

    Select and arrange data and voice equipment for local area networks

    40

    UEENEEF111A

    Test, report and rectify faults in data and voice installations

    40

    UEENEEH114A

    Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus

    80

    UEENEEK142A

    Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

    20

    Total points in core

    740

    Elective Competency Standard Units

    Complete Elective units to achieve a total of weighting of 320 points from the following groups:

    Group

    Minimum points

    Maximum points

    A

    Imported and Common Elective Units

    Imported units from other training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be selected from qualifications where the unit is first packaged at AQF level 3. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant EE-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points.

    0

    100

    B

    Qualification Elective Units

    You may select all your elective units from this Group

    220

    320

    Group A – Imported and Common Elective Units

    You may complete units to a maximum weighting of 100

    Weighting Points

    UEENEEC001B

    Maintain documentation

    20

    UEENEEC002B

    Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs

    20

    UEENEEC003B

    Provide quotations for installation or service jobs

    20

    UEENEEC010B

    Deliver a service to customers

    20

    UEENEED101A

    Use computer applications relevant to a workplace

    20

    UEENEEE009B

    Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes

    20

    UEENEEE020B

    Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

    20

    CPCCOHS1001A

    Work safely in the construction industry

    10

    HLTAID001

    Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

    10

    HLTAID003

    Provide first aid

    10

    Imported units from other training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be selected from qualifications where the unit is first packaged at AQF level 3. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant EE-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points.

    Note: For further information see Application of the NQC Flexibility Formula, UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package, Version 1, Volume 1 Qualification Framework

    Up to 100 points

    Group B – Qualification Elective Units

    Complete units to a minimum weighting of 220

    You may select all your elective units from this Group

    Weighting Points

    UEENEED102A

    Assemble, set-up and test computing devices

    80

    UEENEED104A

    Use engineering applications software on personal computers

    40

    UEENEED146A

    Set up and configure basic local area network (LAN)

    40

    UEENEEE121A

    Plan an integrated cabling installation system

    40

    UEENEEF107A

    Set up and configure the wireless capabilities of communications and data storage devices

    40

    UEENEEF108A

    Select and arrange equipment for wireless communication networks

    40

    UEENEEF112A

    Install aerial telecommunication cables

    40

    UEENEEF113A

    Install underground communication cables

    40

    UEENEEF114A

    Set up and configure basic data communication systems

    40

    UEENEEF115A

    Assemble and connect telecommunication frames and cabinets

    60

    UEENEEI140A

    Plan the electrical installation of integrated systems

    20

    UEENEEI141A

    Develop electrical integrated systems

    20

    Note:
    1. Prerequisite pathways shall be identified and met for all elective units selected.

    2. In selecting elective units considerations to career planning advice should be given to units that form part of a prerequisite pathway for the progression to achieve particular competencies or qualification at a higher level.

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Data and Voice Communications Cabler
    Telecommunications Cable Jointer
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Data Communications
    Electrotechnology
    Information and Telecommunications
    Telecommunications
    Telecommunications Equipment
    Utilities Services



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    Student outcomes for similar courses

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

    52.2%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    51.2 %

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    43.3%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    24%
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Labourers
    17.8%
    Labourers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $47,600

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) - 86.9 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    83.1
    71.9
    10.9
     
    77.3
    46.1
    30.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    2.4
    6.1
    11
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.7 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 67.3 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) - 85.4 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 82.4 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) - 88.6 90.5

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 47 600 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Labourers
     
     
    43.3
    24
    17.8
     
    27.4
    26
    13.1
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
    Manufacturing
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
     
     
    25.7
    16.7
    14.8
     
    21
    17.1
    8.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 90.8 89.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 49 000 46 100
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 19.2 27
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.1 85.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 86.1 86.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 52.2 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 42 400 40 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 19.4 31.7
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 85.6 86.1
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 68.7 76.9

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
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    Construction
    25.7
    Construction
    Manufacturing
    16.7
    Manufacturing
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    14.8
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    Electrotechnology
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Systems Electrician          
    Electrical Instrumentation Control & Switchgear          
    Technical Support          
    Computer Systems          
    Appliances & Entertainment          
    Refrigeration & Air-conditioning          
    Renewable, Photovoltaic & Sustainable Energy          
    Fire & Security Systems          
    Rail          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".