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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 ICTCBL302 - Install 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 a Certificate III in Telecommunications ICT30515 

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 ICTCBL302 - Install 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.

 

 

Total: $750.00 View Schedules

QLD

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
25 - 27 Jul 18 Optical Fibre Endorsement [623877] FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - CTC Training Centre
8 Jul 25th, 2018 »
Jul 27th, 2018
3 Days $750.00

SA

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
22-Aug-18 Optical Fibre (661662) FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
SA - Adelaide
2 Aug 22nd, 2018 »
Aug 24th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
27-Aug-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (662181) PT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Mon,Wed
SA - Adelaide
2 Aug 22nd, 2018 »
Sep 5th, 2018
5 Evenings $750.00
5-Nov-18 Optical Fibre (662194) PT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Mon,Wed
SA - Adelaide
2 Nov 5th, 2018 »
Nov 14th, 2018
4 Evenings $750.00

VIC

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
23-May-18 - Optical Fibre FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
0 May 23rd, 2018 »
May 25th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
25-July-2018 - Optical Fibre FT (639689) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
12 Jul 25th, 2018 »
Jul 27th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
22-August-2018 - Optical Fibre FT (639720) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
12 Aug 22nd, 2018 »
Aug 24th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
19-September-2018 - Optical Fibre FT (639815) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
12 Sep 19th, 2018 »
Sep 21st, 2018
3 Days $750.00
22-October-2018 - Optical Fibre FT (639866) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
12 Oct 24th, 2018 »
Oct 26th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
21-November-18 - Optical Fibre FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
12 Nov 21st, 2018 »
Nov 23rd, 2018
3 Days $750.00

WA

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
25-Jul-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (484274) FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Jul 25th, 2018 »
Jul 27th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
2-Aug-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (483463) PT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Aug 2nd, 2018 »
Aug 16th, 2018
5 Evenings $750.00
8-Aug-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (484277) FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Aug 8th, 2018 »
Aug 10th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
22-Aug-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (484278) FT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Aug 22nd, 2018 »
Aug 24th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
5-Sep-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (484283) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Sep 5th, 2018 »
Sep 7th, 2018
3 Days $750.00
6-Sep-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement (483467) PT Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Sep 6th, 2018 »
Sep 20th, 2018
5 Evenings $750.00
19-Feb-18 Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (484286) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Sep 19th, 2018 »
Sep 21st, 2018
3 Days $750.00