Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners

ICTTEN425 Mapping and Delivery Guide
Design, install and configure a customer smart technology network

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Issue Date: November 2018


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Unit of Competency ICTTEN425 - Design, install and configure a customer smart technology network
Description
Employability Skills
Learning Outcomes and Application This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to test and troubleshoot smart technology network installations.It applies to individuals who design and install smart grid networks for domestic or industrial enterprises using internet protocol (IP) networking technology.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
Duration and Setting X weeks, nominally xx hours, delivered in a classroom/online/blended learning setting.

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.

Prerequisites/co-requisites
Competency Field
Development and validation strategy and guide for assessors and learners Student Learning Resources Handouts
Activities
Slides
PPT
Assessment 1 Assessment 2 Assessment 3 Assessment 4
Elements of Competency Performance Criteria              
Element: Prepare for design and installation of a smart technology network
  • Prepare for given work according to work health and safety (WHS) and environmental requirements with appropriate personnel from the enterprise
  • Identify safety hazards and implement risk control measures in consultation with appropriate personnel
  • Determine nature and scope of the smart technology network from customer specifications and appropriate personnel
  • Obtain operating instructions, manuals, hardware and software testing methodologies
  • Consult appropriate personnel to ensure task is coordinated effectively with others involved at the worksite
       
Element: Design a customer smart technology network
  • Produce a smart technology network topology that is interoperable and scalable after considering customer requirements, technical specifications, physical and financial constraints and expansion projections
  • Determine network devices and network resources according to enterprise procedures
  • Produce smart technology network design including network security and network element configurations to meet design specifications and enterprise procedures
       
Element: Install and configure a designed smart technology network
  • Install smart technology network hardware to topology design plan according to enterprise procedures
  • Determine network addressing scheme for network connectivity, and verify using calculations
  • Configure network elements to perform logical connection of smart technology network topology with required network security features
  • Conduct connectivity and performance tests to verify the network installation meets design specification
  • Troubleshoot smart technology network and internet connectivity according to manufacturer’s specifications and enterprise procedures
       
Element: Complete and document network design and installation
  • Restore worksite to safe condition according to established safety procedures
  • Record and store essential design and installation information according to enterprise procedures
  • Notify appropriate personnel of task completion according to enterprise procedures
       


Evidence Required

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.

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

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 manufacturer’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:

business requirements

network topologies

physical and financial constraints

security

wired or wireless options

explain network requirements:

applications

lifecycle

manageability

quality of service

summarise open systems interconnect (OSI) layered communication model

summarise the following areas of troubleshooting including:

impact of network failure

maintenance troubleshooting

different problem-solving methodologies.


Submission Requirements

List each assessment task's title, type (eg project, observation/demonstration, essay, assignment, checklist) and due date here

Assessment task 1: [title]      Due date:

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Assessment Tasks

Copy and paste from the following data to produce each assessment task. Write these in plain English and spell out how, when and where the task is to be carried out, under what conditions, and what resources are needed. Include guidelines about how well the candidate has to perform a task for it to be judged satisfactory.

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

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 manufacturer’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

Copy and paste from the following performance criteria to create an observation checklist for each task. When you have finished writing your assessment tool every one of these must have been addressed, preferably several times in a variety of contexts. To ensure this occurs download the assessment matrix for the unit; enter each assessment task as a column header and place check marks against each performance criteria that task addresses.

Observation Checklist

Tasks to be observed according to workplace/college/TAFE policy and procedures, relevant legislation and Codes of Practice Yes No Comments/feedback
Prepare for given work according to work health and safety (WHS) and environmental requirements with appropriate personnel from the enterprise 
Identify safety hazards and implement risk control measures in consultation with appropriate personnel 
Determine nature and scope of the smart technology network from customer specifications and appropriate personnel 
Obtain operating instructions, manuals, hardware and software testing methodologies 
Consult appropriate personnel to ensure task is coordinated effectively with others involved at the worksite 
Produce a smart technology network topology that is interoperable and scalable after considering customer requirements, technical specifications, physical and financial constraints and expansion projections 
Determine network devices and network resources according to enterprise procedures 
Produce smart technology network design including network security and network element configurations to meet design specifications and enterprise procedures 
Install smart technology network hardware to topology design plan according to enterprise procedures 
Determine network addressing scheme for network connectivity, and verify using calculations 
Configure network elements to perform logical connection of smart technology network topology with required network security features 
Conduct connectivity and performance tests to verify the network installation meets design specification 
Troubleshoot smart technology network and internet connectivity according to manufacturer’s specifications and enterprise procedures 
Restore worksite to safe condition according to established safety procedures 
Record and store essential design and installation information according to enterprise procedures 
Notify appropriate personnel of task completion according to enterprise procedures 

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