Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF)

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

Cost$750 GST Not applicable

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

Total: $750.00 View Schedules

NSW

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
11-Oct-17 Optical Fibre FT (470481) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
5 Oct 11th, 2017 »
Oct 13th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
18-Oct-17 Optical Fibre FT (470492) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
5 Oct 18th, 2017 »
Oct 20th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
01-Nov-17 Optical Fibre FT (470499) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
4 Nov 1st, 2017 »
Nov 3rd, 2017
3 Days $750.00
15-Nov-17 Optical Fibre FT (470505) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
7 Nov 15th, 2017 »
Nov 17th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
23-Nov-17 Optical Fibre PT (470469) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
4 Nov 23rd, 2017 »
Dec 7th, 2017
5 Evenings $750.00
27-Nov-17 Optical Fibre FT (470510) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
7 Nov 29th, 2017 »
Dec 1st, 2017
3 Days $750.00
13-Dec-17 Optical Fibre FT (470516) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
6 Dec 13th, 2017 »
Dec 15th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
17-Jan-2018 Optical Fibre FT (483629) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Full Time Wed,Thurs,Fri
NSW - Sydney - Homebush
7 Jan 17th, 2018 »
Jan 19th, 2018
3 Days $750.00

QLD

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
27-September-17 - Optical Fibre (500936) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Sep 27th, 2017 »
Sep 29th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
5-October-17 - Optical Fibre (506230) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Oct 5th, 2017 »
Oct 19th, 2017
5 Evenings $750.00
18-October-17 - Optical Fibre (500939) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Oct 18th, 2017 »
Oct 20th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
1-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500942) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Nov 1st, 2017 »
Nov 3rd, 2017
3 Days $750.00
9-November-17 - Optical Fibre (TBA) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Nov 9th, 2017 »
Nov 23rd, 2017
5 Evenings $750.00
15-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500943) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Nov 15th, 2017 »
Nov 17th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
29-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500946) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Nov 29th, 2017 »
Dec 1st, 2017
3 Days $750.00
13-December-17 - Optical Fibre (500948) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Dec 13th, 2017 »
Dec 15th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
7-February-18 - Optical Fibre (501030) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
QLD - Brisbane - Specialist centre for NBN Training
2 Feb 7th, 2018 »
Feb 9th, 2018
3 Days $750.00

VIC

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
4-October-17 - Optical Fibre (500495) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Oct 4th, 2017 »
Oct 6th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
5-October-17 - Optical Fibre (506237) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Oct 5th, 2017 »
Oct 19th, 2017
5 Evenings $750.00
18-October-17 - Optical Fibre (500499) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Oct 18th, 2017 »
Oct 20th, 2017
2 Days $750.00
1-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500505) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Nov 1st, 2017 »
Nov 3rd, 2017
3 Days $750.00
9-November-17 - Optical Fibre (506250) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) Part Time Evening Tues,Thurs
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Nov 9th, 2017 »
Nov 28th, 2017
5 Evenings $750.00
15-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500901) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Nov 15th, 2017 »
Nov 17th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
29-November-17 - Optical Fibre (500903) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Nov 29th, 2017 »
Dec 1st, 2017
3 Days $750.00
13-December-17 - Optical Fibre (500908) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Dec 13th, 2017 »
Dec 15th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
7-February-18 - Optical Fibre (500914) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
VIC - Port Melbourne
2 Feb 7th, 2018 »
Feb 9th, 2018
3 Days $750.00

WA

Course ID Course Places Left Date Duration Fee Register
13-September-17 - Optical Fibre Endorsement (473126) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Sep 13th, 2017 »
Sep 15th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
25-October-17 - Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (473132) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Oct 25th, 2017 »
Oct 27th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
01-November-17 - Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (528519) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Nov 1st, 2017 »
Nov 3rd, 2017
3 Days $750.00
08-November-17 - Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (482737) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Nov 8th, 2017 »
Nov 10th, 2017
3 Days $750.00
29-November-17 - Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (482742) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Nov 29th, 2017 »
Dec 1st, 2017
3 Days $750.00
17-January-18 - Optical Fibre Endorsement FT (482958) Optical Fibre Endorsement Course (OF) 3 day workshop Wed,Thurs,Fri
WA - Perth - Star Street in Welshpool
2 Jan 17th, 2018 »
Jan 19th, 2018
3 Days $750.00