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Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF)

This course we are providing is nationally recognised and forms part of an AQF certification.
Students will have to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy on line assessment (more information here)
as well as successfully complete all the online content before attending class.

Course Overview

This Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) is a competency based course that will allow a technician to apply for the Optical Fibre (OF) endorsement on their Open Registration Card.

This course includes the unit of competency ICTCBL322 Install, test and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises.
This course also suits Security Technicians who install Optical Fibre cable as part of a network for IP CCTV.

Course Duration

This course forms part of a complete Combined Endorsement course and makes up the last 2.5 days or 5 evenings of that course
There are two ways to complete this course

  1. Full Time – 2.5 Days 8:00am - 4:30 pm
  2. Part Time - 5 nights (2 nights per week) 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Course Outcome Technicians who successfully complete this course will be awarded a National Competency Certificate that may be used to contribute to the ICT30519 Certificate III in Telecommunications 

Course Content

  • Fundamentals of optical fibre transmission
  • The course covers the following:
  • Fundamentals of optical fibre transmission
  • Testing for both single mode and multi-mode fibre
  • Correct and safe installation practices
  • Testing to the industry standard, AS/NZS 3080:2013
  • Correct fibre handling techniques and installation methods
  • Fundamentals of Light Source and Power Meter and ODTR testing

The course includes the following practical exercises:

  • Mechanical Direct termination (connectorisation) of fibre
  • Pigtail fusion splicing
  • Mechanical splicing
  • Use of Light Source and Power Meter, the interpretation of results and fault finding

Assessments include

  • Theory Assessments
  • Practical Assessments

Outcome

  • Upon successful completion of this unit, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for ICTCBL322 Install, test and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises 
  • Students who successfully complete this unit are elegible to apply for their endorsement with one of the five registrars

Recommendation

This course forms the last 2.5 days of a Cabling Endorsement Course, therefore it is better to complete the full week course and obtain all three endorsements being
1.    Structured Cabling
2.    Coaxial
3.    Optical Fibre

Cost: $750 GST Not applicable

Easy Payment option

This course can be paid off in 8 easy instalments by using debit success

With Debit Success the cost is        $  794.48    Total charges $44.48
Duration 8 weekly installments of    $    98.06    Plus a once off payment of a $10 establishment fee

You can apply for the easy payment option once you have submitted your enrolment form
If your application for the easy payment plan is for any reason declined you have the option 
to cancel the course without incuring any fees.

 

 

NSW

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
23-Mar-2021 Optical Fibre Endorsement (977620) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
11 Mar 23rd, 2021 »
Mar 26th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
13-Apr-2021 Optical Fibre Endorsement (977623) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
11 Apr 13th, 2021 »
Apr 16th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
27-Apr-2021 Optical Fibre Endorsement (977626) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
10 Apr 27th, 2021 »
Apr 30th, 2021
3 Days $750.00

QLD

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
1-Dec-2020 Optical Fibre Endorsement (977509) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - CTC Training Centre
7 Dec 1st, 2020 »
Dec 4th, 2020
3 Days $750.00

VIC

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
03 -March 2021 Optical Fibre PT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Mon,Wed
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 Mar 3rd, 2021 »
Mar 29th, 2021
4 Evenings $750.00
23 March 2021 Optical Fibre FT (1385374) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Tues,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
3 Mar 23rd, 2021 »
Mar 26th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
13- April 2021 Optical Fibre FT (1385377) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Tues,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 Apr 13th, 2021 »
Apr 16th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
11- May 2021 Optical Fibre FT (1385379) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Tues,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 May 11th, 2021 »
May 14th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
08- June 2021 Optical Fibre FT (1385383) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Tues,Thurs
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 Jun 8th, 2021 »
Jun 11th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
2 - July 2021 Optical Fibre FT (1385371) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Tues,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
8 Jul 6th, 2021 »
Jul 9th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
09-February 2021 Optical Fibre Evenings Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Mon,Wed
VIC - Port Melbourne
8 Aug 2nd, 2021 »
Aug 25th, 2021
5 Evenings $750.00

WA

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
23-Mar - 2021 Optical Fibre Course FT (1337457) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Mar 23rd, 2021 »
Mar 26th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
13-April-2021 Optical Fibre Course FT( 1337468) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Apr 13th, 2021 »
Apr 16th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
25 -May-2021 Optical Fibre Course FT( 1337470) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
0 May 25th, 2021 »
May 28th, 2021
3 Days $750.00
22-Jun-2021 Optical Fibre Course FT ( 1337471) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Tues,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
0 Jun 22nd, 2021 »
Jun 25th, 2021
2 Days $750.00