Cut over metallic conductor cable in the access network

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Prepare for cable modification and cutover

1.1 Obtain relevant legislation, codes, regulations, client practices, manufacturer's guidelines and standards for for the job.

1.2 Obtain project plan from appropriate personnel and use plan to scope work for job

1.3 Arrange for access to worksite, according to local government or other authority requirements

1.4 Inspect site to develop a work health and safety (WHS) plan and notify appropriate personnel of identified safety hazards

1.5 Determine cable route and type of cable from project plan, taking into account the location of other services

1.6 Obtain required plant, tools, safety equipment and materials

1.7 Prepare detailed plan of cut over tasks according to project plan, job scope, legislative and other requirements, and obtain necessary approvals

1.8 Notify client and network carrier of proposed cutover activity and proposed disruption to services that may impact on their service level agreements (SLAs)

1.9 Undertake additional preparatory non-jointing work, as required, according to client practices and site conditions

2. Joint and cut over cable

2.1 Prepare cabinet, joint enclosure and jointing chambers for cable handling, entry and sealing requirements

2.2 Joint cable according to jointing sequence, materials, connectors and joint type, location, client practices and manufacturer’s guidelines

2.3 Test cable for performance and rectify cutover faults relating to cutover according to location, materials available and client practices, and record test results for future reference

2.4 Seal all joints according to cable type, location, client practices and manufacturer’s guidelines

3. Clean up worksite and complete documentation

3.1 Complete reports on cutover installation and design amendments to reflect existing cable layout

3.2 Place and secure cables to supports in jointing chamber or cabinet according to client practices

3.3 Mark up As Built plans for return to client for their records

3.4 Recover obsolete materials and return to appropriate point for disposal

3.5 Restore siteaccording to client practices or approving authority requirements

3.6 Notify appropriate personnel about completion of cutover and obtain sign off