Domain - Telecommunications - Service Delivery

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Level 2

Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices in telecommunications
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 17490 have been replaced by unit standard 27911.

17396 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic instruction in safe working practices in the telecommunications industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . the fundamental principles of safe working in the telecommunications industry; . evacuation procedures; . identification and safe management of hazards in telecommunications; . the safe use of hand and portable electric tools; . safe manual handling of loads; . the safe use of ladders; . fire prevention and control procedures; . hazardous substances and associated procedures in telecommunications; . electrical hazards and safety precautions in telecommunications; . safety clothing and associated equipment for use in telecommunications; and . the reporting of electrical accidents.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of basic concepts of telecommunications
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 27913. This unit standard replaced unit standard 7066.

17397 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This unit standard covers introductory knowledge of telecommunications for people entering the industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the: . underlying concepts of telecommunications; . operation of a simple telephone and a basic facsimile machine; . underlying technologies used in telecommunications; and . operation and use of networks and systems in telecommunications.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge and skills for telecommunications customer access network cablers
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20176 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for cablers working in the telecommunications customer access network, which generally extends from an exchange switch to the point of entry at customers'' premises. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . identify customer access networks, services, and components; . identify cable characteristics and coding; . outline cable installation practices; . outline concepts of building frames, cabinets and enclosures, and service entrance and termination practices; . interpret cable plans used in the customer access network; . outline testing of copper, coaxial, and fibre cables; and . joint and terminate lead-in cable.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge for telecommunications premises network cablers
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20177 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people installing and maintaining telecommunications cables on domestic, commercial, and industrial premises. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . outline the basic concepts of telecommunications premises cabling; . outline grounding, bonding, electrical protection, and circuit protection devices for telecommunications premises cabling systems; . outline campus and building backbone systems and installation practices; . outline horizontal cabling systems and termination practices; . identify cables and associated hardware; . outline fibre optic cables and installation practices; . outline testing of copper, coaxial, and fibre cables; and . outline the basic principles of fire stopping.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications concepts

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Version 3 This unit standard replaced unit standard 17397.

27913 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - describe the Open Standard Interface (OSI) model and relate the model to telecommunications network components; - demonstrate knowledge of digital network services in terms of their operation and the services provided in terms of the OSI model; - demonstrate knowledge of radio network services in terms of their operation, the services provided, and the key features of each service; . demonstrate knowledge of TCP/IP networks in terms of their operation and the services provided.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of the New Zealand telecommunications industry

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Version 1

31760 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications networks and key industry relationships within the New Zealand telecommunications industry.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install basic cable systems for residential telephone services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 9

7064 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard covers the installation of basic telecommunication cabling in domestic premises. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . select materials and equipment for installation of cable systems for residential telephone services; . install cable systems for residential telephone services; and . test cable systems for residential telephone services.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install residential telephone and facsimile equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 9

7065 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard covers the installation of basic telephones and facsimile machines in domestic premises. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . select residential telephone and facsimile equipment; . install residential telephone and facsimile equipment; and . commission residential telephone and facsimile equipment.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Level 3

Install and maintain basic telecommunications outside plant and equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17485 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications outside plant and equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . read, interpret, and mark up telecommunications outside plant drawings; . joint underground telecommunications cables; . terminate underground telecommunications cables; . install telecommunications aerial cable and drop wire; . test and fault-find telecommunications cables; . install telecommunications cabinets and building frames; . install pair gain devices; and . handover of telecommunications outside plant and equipment to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install and maintain basic telecommunications building and data cabling
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17486 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications cabling systems for voice and data services in buildings. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of telecommunications building and data cable; . install telecommunications building and data cable; . test and fault-find telecommunications building and data cabling; and . handover telecommunications building and data cabling to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install and maintain basic telecommunications bearer or switch plant and equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17487 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications switching and transmission plant and equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of telecommunications bearer or switch plant and equipment; . install telecommunications bearer or switch plant and equipment; . test and fault-find telecommunications bearer or switch plant and equipment; and . handover telecommunications bearer or switch plant and equipment to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install and maintain basic telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17488 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment; . install telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment; . test and fault-find telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment; and . handover telecommunications radio frequency plant and equipment to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install and maintain basic telecommunications customer premises equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17489 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications plant and equipment in customers' premises. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of telecommunications customer premises equipment; . install telecommunications customer premises equipment; . test and fault-find telecommunications customer premises equipment; and . handover telecommunications customer premises equipment to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Identify and control hazards in telecommunications work
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard and unit standard 17396 have been replaced by unit standard 27911.

17490 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for telecommunications workers who are responsible for the identification and control of hazards during the performance of their work. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . identify the hazards associated with site and nature of work in telecommunications; . select hazard control plans and determine applicable hazard control procedures; . select and check safety clothing and equipment, and associated equipment, specified in hazard control plans; . implement hazard control procedures; and . record and report implementation of the hazard control plans.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications outside plant and equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17491 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge necessary for people employed in installation and maintenance of telecommunications outside plant and equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: . basic knowledge of underlying concepts of outside plant networks; . basic knowledge of the structure and properties of telecommunications cables; . telecommunications cable jointing practices; . basic knowledge of telecommunications outside plant installation and construction practices; . basic knowledge of telecommunications building frames, cabinets and enclosures, and service entrance and termination practices; . basic knowledge of telecommunications cable fault-finding, test, and repair procedures; . basic knowledge of telecommunications outside plant plans, specifications, and documentation; and . an awareness of emerging technologies in telecommunications outside plant.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications building and data cabling
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17492 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is for telecommunications workers engaged in the installation of basic building and data cabling services, and covers basic underpinning knowledge for this occupation. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: . basic knowledge of telecommunications concepts relevant to building and data cabling services; . basic knowledge of telecommunications entrance and terminating facilities; . basic knowledge of grounding, bonding and electrical protection of telecommunications building and data cabling systems; . basic knowledge of telecommunications building cable backbone systems; . basic knowledge of telecommunications horizontal cabling systems; . basic knowledge of aerial plant in the context of inter-building and intra-building and data cabling; . basic knowledge of LANs and data cables; . basic knowledge of fibre optic cables; . basic knowledge of the principles of fire-stopping; . basic knowledge of plans and specifications used in telecommunications building and data cabling, and . an awareness of emerging technologies in telecommunications building and data cabling.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications switching and transmission
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

17493 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications switching and transmission systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: . basic knowledge of alternating current and transmission line theory; . basic knowledge of digital multiplexing and hierarchies; . basic knowledge of digital switching principles; . basic knowledge of telecommunications bearers and bearer systems; . basic knowledge of telecommunications transmission installation and testing practices; . basic knowledge of the principles of a broadcast control system and a coaxial or fibre cable communication system for provision of customer services; . basic knowledge of data transmission; . basic knowledge of telecommunications alarm management and monitoring systems; . basic knowledge of common switching and transmission support services; and . an awareness of emerging telecommunications switching and transmission technologies.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications radio frequency services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

17494 Unit Standard 23 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: . basic knowledge of alternating current theory; . basic knowledge of radio theory; . basic knowledge of digital multiplexing and hierarchies; . basic knowledge of cellular mobile telephony; . basic knowledge of radio systems and services; . basic knowledge of common cellular and radio support services; . basic knowledge of radio installation and maintenance practices; and . an awareness of emerging radio or cellular technologies.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Evaluate and prepare existing sites for minor installations of telecommunications equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

18707 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who work in the telecommunications industry preparing existing sites in buildings or facilities for minor installations of telecommunications equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . evaluate existing sites for minor installations of telecommunications equipment; and . prepare existing sites for minor installations of telecommunications equipment.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate basic knowledge of information and communications technology (ICT) systems and services
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Version 5

20851 Unit Standard 30 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in the installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications information and communications technology (ICT) systems used for voice and data services. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate basic knowledge of: . alternating current and transmission line theory; . the OSI model; . data cabling used to support broadband applications; . physical data interfaces; . data protocols; . data transport technologies; . ICT hardware components; . ICT systems and applications; . end-to-end ICT configurations and systems; and . emerging fixed and mobile ICT networks.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install and maintain basic information and communications technology (ICT) systems and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20852 Unit Standard 35 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of basic telecommunications information and communications technology (ICT) systems for voice and data services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of telecommunications ICT system cabling; . install and terminate ICT system cabling; . test and fault-find ICT system cabling; . install, test and fault-find basic ICT service; . construct, test and fault-find a simple LAN; . create, test and fault-find a simple Layer 2 VLAN; . create, test and fault-find simple Layer 3 VPN; . install, test and fault-find hardware expansion devices; . install, test, and fault-find network services across a network end-to-end; and . handover ICT service to customer.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Install basic telecommunications radio plant and equipment on telecommunications network structures
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Version 4

25266 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers handling and installation of basic telecommunications radio plant and equipment on telecommunications network structures. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of basic telecommunications radio plant and equipment on telecommunications network structures; . install basic telecommunications radio plant and equipment on telecommunications network structures; and . assist with testing and fault-finding basic telecommunications radio plant and equipment mounted on telecommunications network structures.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Climb, work on, and perform rescues from telecommunications network structures
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Version 4

25267 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard covers the knowledge and skills required to ascend and work safely on telecommunications network structures and perform a rescue from telecommunications network structures. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate knowledge of safe climbing principles in terms of climbing on telecommunication network structures; . demonstrate knowledge of falls and fall prevention; . assess the status and condition of telecommunications structure to be climbed and identify climbing route in accordance with industry practice; . select climbing equipment for the ascent of a telecommunications network structure; . climb telecommunications network structures; . work safely on telecommunications network structures using climbing and working fall arrest systems; and . perform rescues from telecommunications network structures.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of installation practices and procedures for telecommunications network equipment

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27914 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate knowledge of regulatory requirements for installations; . demonstrate basic knowledge of cabling and cable support installation practice; . demonstrate knowledge of installation requirements for telecommunications equipment; . demonstrate basic knowledge of power systems used in telecommunications installations; and . demonstrate knowledge of commissioning telecommunications installations.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate basic knowledge of diagnostics and fault finding of telecommunications installations

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27915 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate knowledge of basic techniques to identify the location and cause of faults in telecommunications equipment; . demonstrate knowledge of the use of basic diagnostic equipment used for fault finding common telecommunications equipment; and . demonstrate basic knowledge of maintenance and calibration requirements for fault finding, test, and diagnostic tools and equipment used in telecommunications practice.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain basic telecommunications systems and services

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27916 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . select and install cable support systems and cables for basic telecommunication systems; . select and install telecommunications equipment for basic telecommunication systems; and . test and commission telecommunications installations.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications access networks technologies
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

27967 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: - basic knowledge of safety considerations when installing access technologies equipment; - knowledge of regulatory compliance for access networks; - basic knowledge of the structure and properties of telecommunications cables; - basic knowledge of the structure and properties of telecommunications ducting; - basic knowledge of telecommunications access networks architecture; and - basic knowledge of types of access networks technologies.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications access networks service provisioning and restoration practices
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

27968 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: - basic knowledge of telecommunications access networks provisioning and restoration practices; - basic knowledge of telecommunications cable jointing and splicing practices; - basic knowledge of fault-diagnosis, location, and repair procedures for telecommunications access networks; - basic knowledge of access network records and technical documentation in access networks; - basic knowledge of proactive and reactive maintenance for telecommunications access networks; and - awareness of an emerging or converging technology in access networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Provision, commission, restore and diagnose telecommunications access networks
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27969 Unit Standard 40 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and testing of basic telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - ensure regulatory compliance while working on access networks; - perform provisioning of three installations of network access services; - perform proactive maintenance of access network components; - perform jointing and splicing of telecommunications cables; - perform basic fault location of three different faults associated with maintenance of access network installations; and - read, understand, interpret, and update access network records and technical documentation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications core networks theory
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27970 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core networks (fixed networks and mobile networks). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate basic knowledge of: - regulations and standards impacting on core technology equipment installation; - safety considerations when installing core technology equipment; - analogue and digital transmission for core networks; - analogue and digital signalling, multiplexing and hierarchies; - fixed and mobile TDM networks; and - core network test and measurement equipment and procedures.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications core network systems and services
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27971 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core networks (fixed and mobile networks). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: - basic knowledge of telecommunications bearer systems; - basic knowledge of broadcast systems; - basic knowledge of the use of TCP/IP and Ethernet in core networks; - basic knowledge of a current network and element management and monitoring systems for telecommunications core networks; - basic knowledge of the common power and engineering services support environment for telecommunications core networks; and - knowledge of the impact of an emerging or converging technology in core networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Provision, commission, diagnose and restore telecommunications core network technology and services
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27972 Unit Standard 40 Credits

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This unit standard covers the essential skills for people engaged in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core network technology and services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - prepare to provision telecommunications core network technology and services; - provision telecommunications core network technology and services in accordance with specifications; - apply the principles of TCP/IP and Ethernet addressing to core network technology and services; - test and commission telecommunications core network technology and services; - carry out basic fault location and restoration or routine maintenance tasks associated with core network technology services; and - handover or hand back site to customer.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate basic knowledge of telecommunications radio technologies
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27973 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate basic knowledge of: - radio frequency theory; - radio transmission theory; - fibre optic cables; - digital multiplexing and hierarchies; - TDM networks; and - testing and commissioning of radio frequency services.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications radio systems and services
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27974 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate basic knowledge of: - regulations and standards impacting on radio equipment installation; . cellular radio; - radio systems and services; - the use of TCP/IP and Ethernet in radio networks; - current network and element management and monitoring systems for radio networks; - common cellular and radio support services; - safety considerations when installing radio frequency equipment; and - awareness of an emerging or converging radio or cellular technologies.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Perform installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio systems and services
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27975 Unit Standard 40 Credits

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This unit standard covers basic skills for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio and wireless services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - prepare for installation of radio, wireless or cellular systems and services; - install radio, wireless or cellular systems and services; - perform testing and commissioning of radio, wireless or cellular systems and services; - perform configuration routines of radio, wireless or cellular systems and services; - perform basic fault location and routine maintenance tasks associated with installation and maintenance of radio frequency equipment; and - handover site to customer on completion of installation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Transmit, receive, and distribute defence communications to international standards
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27976 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge and skills required for New Zealand Defence Force personnel to use transmission and reception equipment in accordance with international standards. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - prepare and transmit messages using communication channels; and - receive and distribute messages.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Operate defence communication networks and implement communications plans
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27977 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge and skills required for New Zealand Defence Force personnel to operate communication networks to the agreed protocols. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - provide portable and fixed communications facilities to end users; - conduct Standard Operator Checks (SOCs) on all radio and visual resources; and - implement communications plans.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Maintain protocols and procedures including distress monitoring in a defence telecommunications environment
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27978 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge and skills required for New Zealand Defence Force personnel to maintain protocols and procedures during shift and shift change over in a telecommunications environment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - maintain operational procedures and protocols in a communications centre; - maintain communications centre shift change over procedures and protocols; and - monitor telecommunications distress signals and take appropriate action.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications customer copper network infrastructure

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30520 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of copper telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . customer copper networks; . the structure and properties of telecommunications cables; . telecommunications cable jointing practices; . telecommunications building frames, cabinets and enclosures, and service entrance and termination practices; . telecommunications cable fault-finding, test, and repair procedures; . telecommunications outside plant plans, specifications, and documentation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain telecommunications customer copper network infrastructure

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30521 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of copper telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . read, interpret, and mark up telecommunications outside plant drawings; . joint underground telecommunications copper cables; . terminate underground telecommunications cables; . install telecommunications aerial cable and drop wire; . test and fault find telecommunications cables; . install additional copper cable pairs to existing telecommunications cabinets and building frames; . handover telecommunications outside plant and equipment to customer.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Explain and action fault diagnosis and repair and restore customer telecommunications copper network

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30522 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of copper telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . explain fault diagnosis in telecommunications customer copper networks; . action fault incident report or service investigation request; . carry out basic fault location and restoration of telecommunications customer copper network; and . confirm service restoration with customer.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications optical fibre network infrastructure

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30523 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of optical fibre telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . optical fibre networks; . the structure and properties of optical fibre telecommunications cables; . the structure and properties of ducts and cable installations; . telecommunications optical fibre splicing practices; . telecommunications OFDFs, enclosures, and service entrance and termination practices; . telecommunications optical fibre fault-finding, test, and repair procedures; . telecommunications optical fibre plant plans, specifications, and documentation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install, maintain and repair telecommunications optical fibre network infrastructure

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30524 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who require basic knowledge of optical fibre telecommunication networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . read, interpret, and mark up telecommunications outside plant plans; . apply knowledge of the structure and properties of ducts and cable installations; . install telecommunications aerial, underground, surface mount and internal optical fibre cables; . splice optical fibre cables; . terminate optical fibre telecommunications cables; . test and fault-find telecommunications cables; . install internal optical fibre cables and structured data cabling; . handover telecommunications optical fibre plant and equipment to customer.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Explain and action fault diagnosis and repair and restore customer telecommunications network

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30525 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for technicians who work on basic optical fibre telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . explain fault diagnosis in telecommunications optical fibre networks; . action fault incident report or service investigation request; . carry out basic fault location and restoration of telecommunications optical fibre network; and . confirm service restoration with customer.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications transmission installations

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31937 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people who require basic knowledge of telecommunications transmission networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . Explain transmission installation requirements; . Explain electrical hazards when installing transmission equipment; and . Describe site and equipment alarm monitoring and reporting systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Explain telecommunications transmission systems, services and network measurements

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31938 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people who require basic knowledge of telecommunications transmission networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . Explain telecommunications bearer systems; . Explain the effects of electrical characteristics on a transmission circuit; . Explain transmission network measurements and their application in transmission networks; . Explain transmission control protocol internet protocol (TCP/IP) use and Ethernet in transmission networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install, maintain and repair telecommunications transmission systems and services

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31939 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people who require basic knowledge of telecommunications transmission networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . prepare for installation of transmission access systems and services; . provision telecommunications transmission equipment and services; . apply transmission control protocol/internet protocol (TCP/IP) and Ethernet addressing to telecommunications transmission equipment and services; . test and commission telecommunications transmission access technology and services; . carry out fault location, restoration and routine maintenance tasks associated with transmission systems and services; . complete customer handover for transmission systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of safety considerations when installing radio frequency equipment and cabling systems

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32365 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of safety considerations when installing radio frequency equipment and cabling systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Identify variations in specified technical performance of electronic telecommunications equipment
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4940 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the monitoring and maintenance of networks and systems. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to monitor telecommunications networks, systems, or services including plant and machinery; run diagnostic checks when variations occur; identify probable causes of variation; and monitor long term degradation.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Level 4

Install and maintain telecommunications building and data cabling systems
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18705 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of telecommunications cabling systems for voice and data services in buildings. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . plan and prepare for installation of telecommunications building and data cabling systems; . install telecommunications building and data cabling systems; . acceptance test telecommunications building and data cabling systems; . hand-over telecommunications building and data cabling system to customer; . fault-find and repair telecommunications building and data cabling systems; and . retrofit an existing installation of telecommunications building and data cabling system.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications building and data cabling systems
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18706 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard covers underpinning knowledge necessary for technicians employed in installation and maintenance of telecommunications building and data cabling systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . telecommunications fundamentals relevant to building and data cabling services; . telecommunications data cabling connectors and their terminating facilities; . electrical protection of telecommunications building and data cabling systems; . the telecommunications Open System Interconnection (OSI) model; . fibre optic cable terminations and splicing; . the principles of testing telecommunications building cable; . plans and specifications used in telecommunications building and data cabling; and . retrofitting telecommunications building and data cabling installations.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain telecommunications cable systems

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18708 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks and covers installation and maintenance of telecommunications cable systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . plan and prepare for the installation of telecommunications cable systems; . install and maintain telecommunications cable systems; . joint telecommunications cables; . acceptance test telecommunications cable systems; and . rearrange and cutover telecommunications cable systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain telecommunications bearer or switching systems
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18709 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of telecommunications bearer or switching systems, without direct supervision. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . plan and prepare for installation of telecommunications bearer or switching systems; . install telecommunications bearer or switching systems; . acceptance test telecommunications bearer or switching systems; . hand-over telecommunications bearer or switching systems to the customer; . fault-find and repair telecommunications bearer or switching systems; and . retrofit an existing installation of telecommunications bearer or switching system.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain telecommunications radio frequency systems
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18710 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio frequency systems, without direct supervision. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - plan and prepare for the installation of telecommunications radio frequency systems; - install telecommunications radio frequency systems; - acceptance test telecommunications radio frequency systems; - hand-over telecommunications radio frequency systems to customer; - fault-find and repair telecommunications radio frequency systems; and - retrofit an existing telecommunications radio system installation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and maintain telecommunications customer premises systems
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18711 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and maintenance of telecommunications systems in customers'' premises, generally without direct supervision. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . plan and prepare for installation of telecommunications customer premises systems; . install telecommunications customer premises systems; . acceptance test telecommunications customer premises systems; . hand-over telecommunications customer premises systems to customers; . fault-find and repair telecommunications customer premises systems; and . retrofit an existing telecommunications customer premises installation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications cable systems
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18712 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers underpinning knowledge necessary for technicians employed in installation and maintenance of telecommunications cable systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - transmission line concepts relevant to cable systems; - basic concepts of modulation and multiplexing; - the construction and properties of telecommunications cables; - the principles and practices of typical PCM bearer systems from a cable systems perspective; - the principles and practices of a typical coaxial cable distribution system from a cable systems perspective; - the principles and practices of fibre optic cable systems from a cable systems perspective; and - the principles and practices of a typical cable pressurisation system.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications bearer and switching systems
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18713 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications bearer and switching systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . the telecommunications OSI model; . digital multiplexing; . digital switches and networks; . telecommunications bearer systems; . telecommunications transmission and switching installation and testing practices; . the fundamentals of a broadcast control system, and a coaxial or fibre cable communication system for provision of customer services; . data fundamentals relevant to business services; . plans and specifications used in the installation of telecommunications bearer and switching systems; and . retrofitting telecommunications bearer and switch installations.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications radio frequency systems
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18714 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers underpinning knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of telecommunications radio systems including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: - basic knowledge of the telecommunications Open System Interconnection (OSI) model; - knowledge of radio transmitters and receivers; - knowledge of cellular mobile telephony; - knowledge of radio systems; - knowledge of common radio support services; - knowledge of radio systems installation and maintenance practices; - knowledge of plans and specifications used in the installation of telecommunications radio systems; and - knowledge of retrofitting telecommunications radio installations.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Prepare for the installation of complex and non-standard telecommunications access network systems and services
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28860 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers preparations for the compliant, safe, and properly provisioned installation of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications access networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - ensure regulatory compliance while working on access network systems; - prepare to install complex and non-standard telecommunications access network equipment and services; and - interpret, apply, and update access network installation records and technical documentation in accordance with industry practice and company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and commission complex and non-standard telecommunications access network systems
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28861 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers installation and commissioning of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications access networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate and perform installations of access network system services in accordance with specifications; - co-ordinate testing and commissioning of access network systems and services; and - hand over access network to customer.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Maintain, locate faults in, and verify performance of complex and non-standard telecommunications access network systems
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28862 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers maintenance, fault location, and performance verification testing of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications access networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate routine maintenance and fault location on access network systems or services; - co-ordinate and perform fault location of different faults on access network systems; - co-ordinate and carry out repair and performance verification of access network systems and services; and - update maintenance records for access network systems and services following fault correction in accordance with company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex or non-standard telecommunications access network technologies and architectures
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28863 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - technologies and architectures used to provide access network services; and - technologies and architectures for complex or non-standard TCP/IP based access networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of management and support services for complex or non-standard telecommunications access networks
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28864 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications of telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - factors that can degrade performance and stability of access networks, and techniques to reduce the impact of these factors; and - current network and element management and performance monitoring systems for access networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of diagnostics and fault finding of complex or non-standard telecommunications access networks
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28865 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for telecommunications workers who install and maintain complex or non-standard telecommunications access network installations and service systems, and covers the underpinning knowledge for this occupation. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - techniques used to identify the location and cause of faults in complex and/or non-standard telecommunications access networks; - maintenance verification and/or calibration requirements for performance verification, fault finding, testing, and diagnostic tools, equipment, and systems used on complex and/or non-standard telecommunications access networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Prepare for the installation of complex and non-standard telecommunications core network systems and services
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28866 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers the skills for people engaged in the provisioning of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications core networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - ensure regulatory compliance while working on core network systems; - prepare for installation of complex and non-standard telecommunications core network service systems; and - interpret, apply, and update core network installation records and technical documentation in accordance with industry practice and company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and commission complex and non-standard telecommunications core network services
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28867 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers the skills for people engaged in the provisioning of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications core networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate and perform installations of core network services including ICT implementation in accordance with specifications; - co-ordinate testing and commissioning of core network systems and services; and - hand over core network site to customer.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Maintain, locate faults in, and verify performance of complex and non-standard telecommunications core network systems
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28868 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers the skills for people engaged in the provisioning and restoration of complex and/or non-standard telecommunications core networks across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate routine maintenance and fault location on core network systems or services; - restore faulty core network systems or services to normal operation; and - update maintenance records for core network systems or services following maintenance or fault correction in accordance with company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex or non-standard telecommunications core networks technologies and architectures
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28869 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core networks (fixed and mobile networks). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - technologies, architectures, transport mechanisms, protocols, and hardware components used to provide complex core network services; and - technologies and architectures for complex or non-standard TCP/IP based core networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex or non-standard telecommunications core network management and support services
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28870 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core networks (fixed and mobile networks). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - factors that can degrade performance and stability of core networks, and ways to reduce the impact of these factors; and - current network and element management and performance monitoring systems for core networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate advanced knowledge of common power and engineering services for complex or non-standard core networks
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28871 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications in the provisioning and restoration of telecommunications core networks (fixed and mobile networks). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate advanced knowledge of common power and engineering services support environment for core networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of diagnostics and fault finding of complex or non-standard telecommunications core networks
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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28872 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for telecommunications workers who install and maintain complex or non-standard telecommunications core network installations and service systems, and covers the underpinning knowledge for this occupation. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - techniques used to identify the location and cause of faults in complex and/or non-standard telecommunications core networks; - maintenance verification and/or calibration requirements for performance verification, fault finding, testing, and diagnostic tools, equipment, and systems used on complex and/or non-standard telecommunications core networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Prepare for the installation of complex and non-standard telecommunications radio or cellular systems and services
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28873 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers skills for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex and/or non-standard radio and wireless services including cellular radio across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - ensure regulatory compliance while working on radio or cellular network systems; - prepare for installation of complex and non-standard telecommunications radio or cellular systems and services; and - interpret, apply, and update radio or cellular network installation records and technical documentation in accordance with industry practice and company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install and commission complex and non-standard telecommunications radio or cellular systems and services
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28874 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard covers skills for people engaged in installation of complex and/or non-standard radio and wireless services including cellular radio across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate and perform the installation of radio or cellular systems and services including ICT implementation in accordance with specifications; - co-ordinate testing and commissioning of radio or cellular systems and services; - co-ordinate configuration of radio or cellular systems and services; and - hand over radio or cellular network site to customer.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Maintain, locate faults in and verify performance of complex and non-standard telecommunications radio or cell systems
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28875 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard covers skills for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex and/or non-standard radio and wireless services including cellular radio across a broad range of situations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - co-ordinate routine maintenance and fault location on radio or cellular network systems or services; - restore faulty radio or cellular network systems or services to normal operation; and - update maintenance records for radio or cellular network systems or services following maintenance or fault correction in accordance with company requirements.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex or non-standard telecommunications radio network technologies and architectures
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28876 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of technologies and architectures: - used to provide complex or enterprise radio services; and - for complex or non-standard TCP/IP based radio networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex or non-standard telecommunications radio network management and support services
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28877 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - factors affecting performance and stability of radio networks, and ways to reduce the impact of these factors; - current network and element management and performance monitoring systems for complex or non-standard radio networks; and - common cellular and radio support services.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of safety considerations when installing complex or non-standard radio frequency equipment
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28878 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications of telecommunications radio services including cellular radio. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of safety considerations when installing radio frequency equipment.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of diagnostics and fault finding of complex or non-standard telecommunications radio networks
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28879 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for telecommunications workers who install and maintain complex or non-standard telecommunications radio network installations and service systems, and covers the underpinning knowledge for this occupation. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - techniques used to identify the location and cause of faults in complex and/or non-standard telecommunications radio networks; - maintenance verification and/or calibration requirements for performance verification, fault finding, testing, and diagnostic tools, equipment, and systems used on complex and/or non-standard telecommunications radio networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of telecommunications business systems
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28880 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers the underpinning business knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard telecommunications network systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - telecommunications business policies and procedures; - legislation relevant to the telecommunications industry; - end-to-end workflow and systems; and - telecommunications network information systems.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Enhance own professional and technical knowledge and identify emerging or converging telecommunications technologies
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28883 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge and skill for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: - enhance their personal, professional, and technical knowledge in the telecommunications industry; and - demonstrate knowledge of emerging or converging technologies relevant to complex or non-standard telecommunications network technologies.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of regulations, standards, and protocols relevant to the telecommunications industry
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28884 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This unit standard covers the underpinning knowledge of regulations and standards relevant to the telecommunications industry for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard telecommunications network systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - community and cultural regulations and standards and environmental considerations in terms of their application and impact on the telecommunications industry; and - community and cultural protocols in terms of their application in the telecommunications industry.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate advanced knowledge of common power and engineering services for complex or non-standard access networks
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28897 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard covers knowledge for people engaged in installation and maintenance of complex or non-standard applications of telecommunications access networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate advanced knowledge of common power and engineering services support environment for access networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Apply customer engagement principles and techniques in a telecommunications environment

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31749 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply customer engagement principles and techniques in a telecommunications environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Implement industry regulations and standards, and business and environmental procedures on telecommunications worksites

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31750 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to implement industry regulations and standards, and business and environmental procedures on telecommunications worksites.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex networks in telecommunications

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31751 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are, for complex networks in telecommunications, able to demonstrate knowledge of: components; electrical principles; technologies and architectures; and TCP/IP networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Prepare for the installation of complex network systems and services

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31752 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare for the installation of complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out installation, testing, commissioning and configuration of complex network systems and services

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31753 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out: installation of complex network systems and services; and testing, commissioning and configuration of radio or cellular systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Complete a customer handover of complex network systems and services

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31754 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to complete a customer handover of complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out routine maintenance and fault location, and restore faulty complex network systems to normal operation

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31755 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to: carry out routine maintenance and fault location for complex network systems; and restore faulty complex network systems to normal operation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Apply diagnostic techniques to identify the location and cause of faults in complex network systems and services

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31756 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply diagnostic techniques to identify the location and cause of faults in complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Evaluate the provision and delivery of complex network systems and services

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31757 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to evaluate the provision and delivery of complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install, test and fault find structured cabling for complex network systems and services

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31758 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare for, install, test and fault find structured cabling for complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of factors that can degrade the performance and stability of complex network systems and services

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31759 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is intended for technicians who work on complex telecommunications networks. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of factors that can degrade performance and stability of complex network systems and services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Implement repair procedures to computer telecommunications products and services
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4904 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the repair of computer products and services. People assessed as competent in this unit standard will be able to repair and/or replace faulty components, and restore specified technical performance to computer products and services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Implement repair procedures to radio telecommunications products and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4905 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are or will be involved in the repair of radio products and services. People assessed as competent in this unit standard will be able to repair and/or replace faulty components, and restore specified technical performance to radio products and services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Provide telecommunications customer help desk services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4927 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard covers the provision of telecommunications helpdesk services for customers. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -identify and respond to customer service requirements; and -identify and respond to customers, behavioural styles.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Design and maintain a telecommunications support system
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4933 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, supporting an existing telecommunications system or designing a support system for future use. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to design and maintain a computer based telecommunications support system that monitors, records, and stores operational data.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Monitor and optimise telecommunications system operational performance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4936 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the on-going monitoring of network or broadcast traffic. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to monitor and interpret system operational performance, and route and optimise the operational performance of networks and systems.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Locate variations in telecommunication system's technical performance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4941 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the monitoring of telecommunications equipment and systems and networks. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to identify the physical location of an unacceptable variation and mobilise resources to restore.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Implement repair procedures to electronic telecommunications equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4942 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the repair of electronic telecommunications equipment. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to repair and/or replace faulty components, and restore specified technical performance to electronic telecommunications equipment.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Test, verify, and secure electronic telecommunications system operation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4943 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently work, or intend to work, using and calibrating test equipment. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to verify equipment performance, and plan and implement preventative maintenance schedules.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Identify customer requirements and initiate provision of telecommunications products and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4944 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who deal with customers to identify requirements for, and initiate provision of, telecommunications products or services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -identify customer''s requirements for telecommunications products or services; -prepare a proposal for provision of telecommunications products or services, and obtain customer''s agreement; and -initiate provision of telecommunications products or services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Implement repair procedures to mechanical telecommunications products and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4946 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, involved in the repair of mechanical products and services. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to repair and/or replace faulty components, and restore specified technical performance to mechanical products and services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Provide support for telecommunications sales activities
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4948 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently work, or intend to work, in jobs providing pre and post-sales support for the sales function. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to provide technical literature and propose solutions to customer requirements; process sales orders; and administer and coordinate delivery and installation details.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Level 5

Evaluate and prepare existing sites for major installations of telecommunications equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4906 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who work in the telecommunications industry preparing existing sites in buildings or facilities for major upgrades to existing equipment or systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -confirm suitability of existing sites for major installations of telecommunications equipment and systems; and -prepare existing sites for major installations of telecommunications equipment and systems.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Commission radio telecommunications products and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4916 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers the commissioning of radio telecommunications products and services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -commission radio telecommunications products and services; -hand over commissioned radio telecommunications equipment to customers; and -maintain on-going contractual relationships with customers of radio telecommunications products and services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Commission mechanical telecommunications products and systems
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4917 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers the commissioning of mechanical telecommunications products and systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -commission mechanical telecommunications products and systems; -hand over commissioned mechanical telecommunications equipment to customers; and -maintain on-going contractual relationships with customers of mechanical telecommunications products and systems.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Commission electronic telecommunications products and services
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4932 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard covers the commissioning of electronic telecommunications products and services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -configure and commission electronic telecommunications products and services; -hand over commissioned electronic telecommunications products and services to customers; and -maintain on-going contractual relationships with customers of electronic telecommunications products and services.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Define telecommunications system's operational performance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4934 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who are, or will be, defining performance criteria for telecommunications networks. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to monitor network and systems performance, and identify opportunities for improvement to network or system.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Maintain and operate telecommunications systems and equipment in polar regions
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4937 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently work, or intend to work, in the Antarctica, maintaining and operating telecommunications systems and equipment. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to maintain and operate a wide range of telecommunications systems and equipment without supervision or the ready availability of extensive back up resources.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Develop solutions that meet telecommunications customer needs and disseminate to interested parties
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4947 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, selecting goods and services to satisfy customer needs. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to develop solutions using internal and external resources, disseminate solution to interested parties, and evaluate the effectiveness of the proposed solution.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Level 6

Acquire and prepare new sites for the installation of telecommunications equipment and systems
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4910 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who acquire and prepare new sites for telecommunications equipment and systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to: -locate, acquire, and access new sites; and -prepare new sites for the installation of telecommunications equipment and systems.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Define and specify planned change to telecommunications network, system, or application
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4939 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, defining modifications to existing networks, systems, and applications. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to define the need for change, generate and select options, and specify planned change.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Level 7

Identify and forecast future capability requirements and demands on telecommunication networks
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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4938 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who currently are, or will be, identifying and forecasting future requirements and demands on telecommunications networks. People assessed as competent in this unit standard are able to identify customer requirements; anticipate technology upgrades; and project capability demands on networks.

Standard-setting body:

Connexis Infrastructure ITO The Skills Organisation

Data as at 02 July 2022