New Zealand Public Telecommunications 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) *

  • If your FOA number begins with 739 or 765, you can renew your membership for 3 years here. Choose between NZ based or overseas membership (non NZ = zero GST tax) PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR FOA MEMBERSHIP NUMBER IN THE  "ORDER NOTES" WHEN PURCHASING.
  • The Future Of Broadband - 0.5 day - $445 + GST per person Fibre, Wireless & Cloud Networks explained simply. Wellington - February 11th (10am-2pm) - Bookings close 7th Feb Auckland - February 13th (10am-2pm) - almost full - Bookings close 7th Feb 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, 4-hour program explains current telecommunications systems like fibre, wireless, 4G, 5G, Spectrums, Ethernet, UFB and RBI, The Internet and World Wide Web & The Cloud. It will provide you with a greater understanding of the language and acronyms and help you to understand just what it is these technologies do. Delivered in a fun, interactive way with discussions and a quiz or two! Download course program HERE
  • Ethernet, TCP/IP & MPLS in Modern Networks. 2 days. $995 + GST per person (NZ) Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: April 23rd-24th. A$1,295. Click to register before March 20th Email us HERE to register your interest for other locations COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course will explain how Ethernet became carrier grade and now challenges SDH as the transport technology of choice. We will explain the framing, V-LAN’s & prioritisation, traffic profiles, and how to test the UNI and then the EVC using standards based tests. We then explore the Internet Protocol, v6 addressing, quality of service levels, security & VPN’s and the emergence of MPLS as a transport technology. Learn how these technologies are shaping modern networks into “All Ethernet & IP” Infrastructures. 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. Honiara, Solomon Islands: March 23rd-25th. A$1,800: Click to Register before February 28th Auckland*: April 6th-8th: Book online now. Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: April 20th-22nd. A$1895: Click to Register before March 20th Nadi, Fiji: June 10th-12th: Book & Pay before April 17th & pay only FJ$2,300! Click to Register (NZ$1,850 April 18th onwards) Auckland*: June 24th -26th: Book online now. 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 qualification, 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
  • Foundation in Telecommunications - 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. Learn how technologies have moved from circuit switched voice over copper networks to newer packet switched data over fibre and mobile networks. No previous experience is required – this is a foundation course Download Course Outline Here