Perform an accurate customer premises cable and system test

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver ICTTC013D, 'Perform an accurate customer premises cable and system test'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria

Elements and Performance Criteria


Performance Criteria


Confirm site and service access for testing


Confirm approval for site access with customer prior to site entry


Identify and comply with site security arrangements


Confirm access times and methods to comply with customers requirements and relevant legislation


Confirm service is available for testing


Isolate or disconnect service from use and from carriers network/equipment to ensure no equipment damage can occur during testing


Make work area and cable system safe for testing


Establish what tests are to be performed


Identify the purpose of the test and the performance to be measured


Identify required tests from site conditions, client documentation and manufacturer specifications


Tests are relevant to cable and system type installed


Obtain and set up test equipment


Select equipment suitable for the tests to be performed to ensure relevance of test data


Set up test equipment in accordance with manufacturers specifications


Set test reading error against a known reference where appropriate


NATA calibration certification is current where appropriate to reduce possibility of unreliable test data and ensure traceability


Perform tests


Use tools and test equipment in accordance with manufacturers specifications


Perform work safely to remove risk of injury to operator, other users and/or equipment


Perform checks and adjustments to ensure operating environment will not prejudice test results


Interpret test results and determine action


Read test results accurately and compare with manufacturer and site specifications for cable performance


Evaluate test results considering all test requirements and parameters


Assess test results fairly and accurately using verifiable data


Document test results


Document results of tests accurately and promptly to ensure test results remain current


Verify test results and provide to client where required


Update site and installation files to ensure information on system performance is traceable

Qualifications and Skillsets

ICTTC013D appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUF30207 - Certificate III in Broadcast Technology