List the assessment methods to be used and the context and resources required for assessment. Copy and paste the relevant sections from the evidence guide below and then re-write these in plain English.
Elements describe the essential outcomes.
Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.
1. Prepare for design and installation of a smart technology network
1.1 Prepare for given work according to work health and safety (WHS) and environmental requirements with appropriate personnel from the enterprise
1.2 Identify safety hazards and implement risk control measures in consultation with appropriate personnel
1.3 Determine nature and scope of the smart technology network from customer specifications and appropriate personnel
1.4 Obtain operating instructions, manuals, hardware and software testing methodologies
1.5 Consult appropriate personnel to ensure task is coordinated effectively with others involved at the worksite
2. Design a customer smart technology network
2.1 Produce a smart technology network topology that is interoperable and scalable after considering customer requirements, technical specifications, physical and financial constraints and expansion projections
2.2 Determine network devices and network resources according to enterprise procedures
2.3 Produce smart technology network design including network security and network element configurations to meet design specifications and enterprise procedures
3. Install and configure a designed smart technology network
3.1 Install smart technology network hardware to topology design plan according to enterprise procedures
3.2 Determine network addressing scheme for network connectivity, and verify using calculations
3.3 Configure network elements to perform logical connection of smart technology network topology with required network security features
3.4 Conduct connectivity and performance tests to verify the network installation meets design specification
3.5 Troubleshoot smart technology network and internet connectivity according to manufacturerâ€™s specifications and enterprise procedures
4. Complete and document network design and installation
4.1 Restore worksite to safe condition according to established safety procedures
4.2 Record and store essential design and installation information according to enterprise procedures
4.3 Notify appropriate personnel of task completion according to enterprise procedures
Evidence of ability to:
determine job requirements by referring to documentation and through discussion with appropriate people
design a smart technology network that uses advanced networking techniques
install a smart technology network according to design specification
configure network devices to meet design functionality
document smart technology network design, installation and configuration.
Note: If a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.
To complete the unit requirements safely and effectively, the individual must:
outline enterprise work health and safety (WHS) procedures
summarise network design concepts including:
physical and financial constraints
wired or wireless options
explain network requirements:
quality of service
summarise open systems interconnect (OSI) layered communication model
summarise the following areas of troubleshooting including:
impact of network failure
different problem-solving methodologies.
Gather evidence to demonstrate consistent performance in conditions that are safe and replicate the workplace. Noise levels, production flow, interruptions and time variances should be typical of those experienced in the telecommunications networks engineering field of work and include access to:
a site where design and installation of a smart technology network may be conducted
tools, equipment and materials currently used in industry
relevant workplace procedures, product and manufacturing specifications, codes, standards, manuals and reference materials.
Assessors of this unit must satisfy the requirements for assessors in applicable vocational education and training legislation, frameworks and/or standards.