Courses

Certificate II in Data and Voice Communications

Start off on the right foot and be at the forefront of national broadband network (NBN) technology, data point installation and cable access with Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate II in Data and Voice Communications

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Please Note:

The Certificate II in Data and Voice Communications is not being offered in Semester 2, 2016.

Diverse career options in communications

This course covers the diverse areas of electro-technology such as communications, data, and information technology and computer systems. The Certificate II in Data and Voice Communications provides a basic understanding of the fundamentals required to secure a fulfilling career in the data and voice communications field.

Industry connections and resources

Melbourne Polytechnic’s experienced and trade-qualified teachers will guide you through your Certificate II in Data and Voice Communications studies to ensure you reach your maximum potential.

Employment outcomes

On completion of this course you will be able to install text and wireless data and voice cabling systems into domestic and commercial properties.

Assessment

Assessment in this program is conducted by assignments/examinations and practical tasks.

Local Students

Code

UEE20711

Campuses

EPPING, PRESTON

Department

Professional Practice
03 9269 8400

Duration

Full-time: 8 weeks
Course note: 3.5 days per week, over 8 weeks

Modes of Delivery

Classroom

Fees

Find out more on fees and charges

Assessment Methods

Assessment in this program is conducted by assignments/examinations and practical tasks.

Materials

A list of equipment and books that you will need to provide will be distributed at the commencement of the course.

Entrance Requirements

You must have completed a Certificate II in Electro-Technology Studies (Pre-Vocational).

Pathways to further study

Successful completion of this course will allow you to enrol in the Certificate III in Electro-Technology.

Career Pathways

Possible career paths include:
  • telecommunications/cabling technician
  • electrical fitter
  • electrical machine repair
  • renewable energy installer

Enrolment Intake

  • April
  • July
  • September
  • Midyear

Units Of Study

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
UEENEEE038B PARTICIPATE IN DEVELOPMENT AND FOLLOW A PERSONAL COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT 20
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
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
UEENEEF107A Set up and configure the wireless capabilities of communications and data storage devices 40
UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector 20

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.