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Pit and Pipe - Underground Endorsement

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.

This is an online plus two day workshop that combines two job outcomes

1.    Install Pit and Pipe Systems
2.    Conduct Cable Hauling

This course is designed for experienced cablers who hold an Open Registration or for civil workers looking to work on the Telstra or nbn™ networks


This course forms part of the nbn™’s Project Athena group of approved courses.
This course also includes all the units of competencies neccesary to apply for an underground endorsement on a technicians Cabling Registration.

On successful completion of these courses, participants will be awarded the following Nationally Recognised Competencies:

Pit & Pipe

  • ICTCBL213 - Construct underground telecommunications infrastructure
  • ICTCBL307 - Install underground enclosures and conduit

Cable Hauling

  • ICTCBL207- Haul underground cable
  • ICTCBL308 - Install underground cable

Please note it may take up to 7 working days after course attendance and assessment submission for your trainer & assessor to mark your work and our administration 
to issue you with your Statement of Attainment. 

As noted successful completion of these units allows a technician holding an Open Registration to apply for an Underground Endorsement. See ACMA Website (page 11

Course Content

This course covers:

  • Australian Regulatory Environment
  • Cabling Practices to S009:2013
  • Underground Installation Practices
  • NBN Standards


  • Installation of telecommunications pits
  • installation of conduit
  • hauling communications cable
  • rodding

Assessments include:

  • Knowledge Based Tests
  • Practical Assessments
  • Verbal Questioning

Students must provide their own:

  • students must be appropriately dressed with closed in boots
  • sunglasses
  • sun protection (sunscreen will be provided where appropriate)


2 Full Days 8:00am - 4:30 pm

Comtech facilitate these courses at all our training centres

Cost:  $500.00 GST Not applicable


Combined Underground and Aerial endorsement (4 days) only $900

Total: $500.00 View Schedules


Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
11-June-19 Pit and Pipe Underground Endorsement (789532) Pit and Pipe - Underground Endorsement Online + Workshop Tues,Wed
SA - Adelaide
10 Jun 11th, 2019 »
Jun 12th, 2019
2 Days $500.00


Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
Pit & Pipe - TOTAL PEOPLE ONLY (922875) Pit and Pipe - Underground Endorsement 2 Day Workshop Tues,Wed
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 Apr 23rd, 2019 »
Apr 24th, 2019
2 Days $500.00
19-August-2019 - Pit & Pipe/Cable Hauling FT (754717) Pit and Pipe - Underground Endorsement 2 Day Workshop Mon,Tues
VIC - Port Melbourne
10 Aug 19th, 2019 »
Aug 20th, 2019
2 Days $500.00


Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
06-June-19 Pit & Pipe - Underground Endorsement FT (845682) Pit and Pipe - Underground Endorsement Online + Workshop Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
10 Jun 6th, 2019 »
Jun 7th, 2019
2 Days $500.00