This unit (UEEDV0008) involves the skills and knowledge required to install, modify and verify coaxial and structured communication copper cabling in buildings and premises intended for connection to a telecommunications network as permitted by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA). It includes working safely to industry standards; installing generic, structured twisted pair cabling (category 5 and above) and coaxial cabling that terminate at distributors, termination modules and telecommunication outlets; testing for compliance; and completing cabling documentation.Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the UEE Electrotechnology Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


UEECD0007 - Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEECD0019 - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEECD0020 - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEECD0051 - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEEDV0005 - Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services

UEECD0044 - Solve problems in multiple path circuits

UEECD0046 - Solve problems in single path circuits

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