Pacific Region Training Schedule

These courses provide the training you need at the level required to increase your skills and performance in this fast paced industry.

* All courses can be tailored to your needs and delivered at your location for 4 or more attendees in NZ (6+ overseas) *

  • The ABC's Of Broadband & The Internet - 10am-3pm - $495 + GST per person Auckland - Sept 14th Wellington - September 18th. Virtual Classroom (Zoom) - September 21st - 22nd - 10am to 12:30pm - $400 + GST per person Email us HERE to register your interest for this course elsewhere. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Telecommunications is a fast changing Industry full of jargon; its no wonder that we get confused! If you’d like a solid explanation of todays technologies presented by an expert in simple English over a half-day that is easy to follow and understand, then this is the course for you. This non-technical, 5-hour program explains current telecommunications systems like fibre, wireless, 4G, 5G, spectrum, Ethernet, UFB and RBI, The Internet, World Wide Web & the cloud. It will provide you with a greater understanding of the language and acronyms and help you to understand what these technologies do. Download course outline HERE
  • Copper Structured Cabling Essentials - 1-day. $595 + GST per person.

    South Auckland: August 26th - Book Below Email us HERE to register your interest for this course. COURSE DESCRIPTION:
    This course gives a solid understanding of current copper structured cabling, safety considerations when handling low voltage LAN cables, installation procedures and testing. It will give electrical workers the essential knowledge to be able to work with, install and test structured cabling. Understand Cat.5e, Cat.6, Cat.6A and Cat.7 cables, understand and comply with structured cabling standards, reduce maintenance calls due to poor installation and comply with design & earth bonding requirements.
    Download course outline HERE
  • Fibre Optic Essentials for Electricians & Installers - 1 day. $595+GST per person. Mount Wellington, Auckland: August 25th - Book Below Email us HERE to register your interest for this course elsewhere. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Avoid costly installation errors caused when cables and connectors are incorrectly handled. This course will impart with lectures and practical exercises the knowledge and skills required to install the latest fibre optic cabling in LAN & premises environments. It covers safety, handling, installation, jointing, terminating and testing of optical backbones and horizontal runs. Download course outline HERE
  • FOA - Certified Fibre Optics Technician - 3 days. $1,595 + GST per person *Special price for jobseekers and students: Save 25% + GST. Use discount code "CL25" when booking NZ courses. Wellington*: August 3rd-5th: 2 places left, book below now. Auckland*: August 17th-19th: Book below now. Novotel, Nadi Airport, Fiji: Sept (exact dates TBC): Click to Register (Discounted price only FJ$2,300 if paid 4 weeks before course, NZ$1,850 for all other payments) Honiara, Solomon Islands: Sept 15th-17th (VC & Labs). A$1,800: Click Here to Register Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: Sept (dates TBC). A$1,850: Click Here to Register Nuku'alofa, Tonga: Sept (dates TBC). NZ$1,850: Click Here to Register Email us HERE to register your interest for this course elsewhere COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Certified Fibre Optic Technician (CFOT) course is a balanced mix of hands on instruction and theory to provide the knowledge required for today’s fibre optic applications. The certification is internationally recognized and is intended to provide a baseline knowledge for anyone working within, or with aspirations to work in the fibre optic industry. To gain the Certified Fibre Optic Technician certification, you are required to complete three course modules, be competent in hands on exercises, pass a practical assessment and pass the final written exam. Download course outline HERE
  • Certified Fibre Optic Specialist - Design - 2 days. $1,095 + GST per person (NZ). Honiara, Solomon Islands: A$1,295. October 12th-13th  (VC & Labs). Click here to enquire or book Port Moresby, PNG: A$1,295. October (TBC). Click here to enquire or book Email us HERE to register your interest for this course in other locations COURSE DESCRIPTION: This training program is designed to introduce the student to the process of fibre optic network design and the implementation of that design in a real world project. It is intended for those looking to acquire the FOA CFOS/D Fibre Optic Network Design Specialist Certification, either as a contractor, installer or end user. Interactive, classroom based with case studies, quizzes and an exam. Download course outline HERE
  • Available upon request
    Foundation in Telecommunications - 4.5 days. $1,995 + GST per person Email us HERE to register your interest for this course COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course has been designed for people wanting to gain an understanding of the modern world of telecommunications with a view to moving into the telco industry. Starting from the beginning, it will explain the main principles of voice, data, video and text communications over fixed line (copper and fibre) and wireless (wi-fi, mobile, radio and satellite) networks, LAN's, Ethernet and TCP/IP. Learn how technologies have moved from circuit switched voice over copper networks to newer packet switched data over fibre and mobile networks, linking us to the Internet. No previous experience is required – this is a foundation course Download course outline HERE
  • Available upon request
    Ethernet, TCP/IP & MPLS in Modern Networks. 2 days. $995 + GST per person (NZ) Email us HERE to register your interest for this course. COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course will explain how Ethernet & Switches interact with IP and Routers to form LAN's and WAN's. We will explain the framing, V-LAN’s & prioritisation, traffic profiles, and how to test the UNI and then the EVC traffic profiles using standards based tests. We then explore the Internet Protocol, v4 subnetting, v6 addressing, quality of service levels, security & VPN’s and the emergence of MPLS as a reliable transport technology. Learn how these technologies are shaping modern networks into “All Ethernet & IP” Infrastructures connecting us to the Internet, the World Wide Web, and everything beyond. Download course outline HERE
  • Available upon request
    Radio Frequency Technology Principles - 3 days. $1,495 + GST per person. Email us HERE to register your interest for this course COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course covers the basic principles of RF Technology. Over the three days, topics will be covered that will give the technician an understanding and a foundation on which to build their RF knowledge. During the 3 days, theory as well as practical work will be covered. Download course outline HERE
  • Available upon request
    Hexatronic Microduct Network Design - 3 days. $1,595 + GST per person Email us HERE to register your interest for this course
    COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to know when working as a network designer and/or a project manager in microduct based network installations. This is a three-day course consisting of theory, practical design exercises and hands-on sessions with products to give you a flavour of the capabilities of Hexatronic air blown solutions. Hexatronic NZ has partnered with CommsLearning to provide you with a solid foundation & practical experience in order for you to gain this certification. Download course outline HERE
  • FOA Certified Premises Cabling Technician - 3 days: $1,595 + GST per person Honiara, Solomon Islands: September (dates TBC). A$1,800: Click Here to Register Email us HERE to register your interest for this course elsewhere. COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Certified Premises Cabling Technician (CPCT) course is a balanced mix of hands on instruction and theory to provide the knowledge required for today’s copper, fibre optic and wireless in-building installation environments. The certification is Internationally recognised and is intended to provide a baseline knowledge for anyone working within, or with aspirations to work in the telecommunications premises installation industry. To gain the Certified Premises Cabling Technician certification, you are required to complete eight course modules, be competent in hands on exercises and pass the final written exam. Download course outline Here
  • Available upon request
    Certified Fibre Optic Specialist - Testing - 3 days - $1,595 + GST per person. Attendees must have attended the CFOT course & have a current FOA membership. Email us HERE to register your interest for this course COURSE DESCRIPTION: This training program is designed to introduce the student to the process of fibre optic network testing. Learn the intricate details or live fibre identification, continuity & polarity, inspection and cleaning, power and loss, OTDR operation, dispersion and spectrum analysis. It is intended for those looking to acquire the FOA CFOS-T Fibre Optic Specialist Testing certification, either as a contractor, installer or end user. Download course outline HERE
  • Available upon request
    Hexatronic Certified Micro-duct Installer - 1 day. $595 + GST per person. E-mail us HERE to register your interest for this course
    COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to know regarding Microduct technology. It includes a pre-learning online module followed by a 1-day practical course covering exercises and completion of the practical assessment. It covers safety, handling, installation, jointing, maintenance, deployment and testing of Microducts. Hexatronic NZ has partnered with CommsLearning to provide you with a solid foundation & practical experience in order for you to gain this certification. Download course outline HERE