Milcom Communications

ICT30515 Certificate III in Telecommunication Technology

Milcom Communications

Course details

CRICOS course code: 096062C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification reflects the role of an operator in the telecommunications industry who can apply a broad range of competencies using a defined range of skills where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection, installation and configuration of equipment in convergence technologies that integrate radio, optical and internet protocol (IP) based applications.

Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Pathways into the qualification:

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include: ICT41215 Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering

After successful completion of:

Students may progress to ICT41215 Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering. Learners may complete individual units of competency and receive a statement of attainments for that unit.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Telecommunications Lines worker
  • Telecommunications Technician
  • Telecommunications Cabler
  • Telecommunications Equipment Installer
  • Telecommunications Equipment Operator
  • Telecommunications Tradesperson

Prerequisite Units

  • ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policies and
  • ICTTEN201 Use electrical skills in telecommunications work
  • ICTCBL237 Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Open Rule

We have monthly intakes throughout the year for each qualification listed. Additional intakes can be introduced as per the demand.

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Course opportunities

Start date: Monthly
Duration: 52 weeks (40 Weeks of full-time study (20 hours/week) and 12 weeks of... Read more52 weeks (40 Weeks of full-time study (20 hours/week) and 12 weeks of holidays including term breaks)
Study mode: Full time

Salisbury Campus

Construction Training Centre, Ian Barclay Building (Room 1.9)
460 - 492 Beaudesert Road Brisbane Queensland 4107

Entry criteria

Academic Entry Requirements

  • Completion of Year 12 or high school or equivalent in applicant’s home country.
  • International Students must be over 18 years of age before commencing studies and student must not be colour blind.

English Language Requirements

International Students must have a good command of written and spoken English. If English is not their first language or was not the medium of instruction and assessment in their secondary or tertiary studies, students must demonstrate their proficiency in English Language.
The minimum English Language requirement is:

  • English language proficiency – IELTS score 5.5 (no band less than 5.0);
  • TOEFL score 46 (no speaking below 15 & no reading/listening below 6);
  • PTE academic score 42 (no score below 35)
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English 47;
  • OR Take Language, Literacy and Numeracy Test at MILCOM (applicable to students from countries with Assessment Level 1 and 2 only)


Milcom Communications
Clayton Campus
Unit 12/1866 Princes Highway Melbourne Victoria 3168