ICTTEN417 - Install, configure and test a router

Unit code: ICTTEN417 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson


This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake router installation and configuration, as part of an upgrade in an existing network or the implementation of a new network.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

  • plan and prepare for router installation task;
  • select router to meet client’s business specifications;
  • install and test the router ensuring interoperability within the network, and applying router principles and technologies;
  • report on status of completed installation and seek sign-off and customer satisfaction;
  • use routers, and;
  • apply solutions to defined routing problems.

Note: If a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

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