Short Course Open Cabling Registration (OCR)

An Open Cabling Registration (OCR) entitles the holder to work on telecommunications cabling on the customer’s premises.

On completion of the OCR course an application can be made for an Open Cabling Registration from an ACMA (Australian Communications and Media Association) approved registrar.  This registration can be endorsed with the following short courses

  • Optical Fibre
  • Structured Cabling
  • Coaxial

This course and 360 hours cabling experience will allow the holder to apply for their Open Cabling Registration.  Endorsements are required by legislation to practice in any of the following fields – Structured Cabling, Optical Fibre or Coaxial.

Course Dates

Campbell Street Campus 

  • Day course – 11 days training – 8am to 4.30pm
  • Contact us to express your interest

Alanvale Campus 

  • Evening course –  2 nights per week over approx. 2 months, Tuesday & Thursday – 6pm to 9pm
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest


Relevant work experience in the industry and satisfactory skills in:

  • hand and power tools,
  • basic AC/DC theory
  • electrical WH&S


2018:   $1,669 including materials levy plus an additional of $267 if ICTWHS204 is required.

Funding assistance is available from the Tasmanian Building & Construction Training Board (TBCITB) for those that qualify under eligibility criteria.
For more information visit www.tbcitb.com.au


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