ICT60615 Advanced Diploma Of Telecommunications Network Engineering – 102349M

Course Description

Course Code: ICT60615 CRICOS Code: 102349M


This qualification reflects the role of a technical specialist with high level skills and knowledge in telecommunications and information technology networks using internet protocol (IP) systems who can:

  1. Design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment.
  2. Forecast network growth for enterprise network planning
  3. Implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks.
  4. Design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability

No pre-requisite requirement for this qualification as per course training package.

Course Duration: 104 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $29,000
Enrolment Fee: AUD $ 350

Over and above the course fee: Student will need to pay other charges including OSHC Single/ couple/family: please refer https://www.nib.com.au/overseas-students , http://www.bupa.com.au/health-insurance/cover/oshc;Bank Charges: 2.5% surcharge on Credit card payments; Charges for Late Fee Payment: 7 days= $200; 14 days= $400; Second course enrolment fee: AUD 350 (payable at the beginning of the second course); Repeat Unit Fee: AUD 300 per Unit; Re-issue of Student ID card: AUD 10 and Re-issue of any Academic Transcript AUD$ 100.

NOTE: Course FEE is inclusive of Tuition fee, Material fee, Enrolment fee and first issue of identity card and any Academic Transcript (Certificate, Diploma). Material Fee varies from course to course depending upon the need of the course, which will be detailed in your offer letter. Alternatively, you may speak to a friendly staff on 1300 887 361; +61286685676 for further confirmation.

Training is delivered in a blended mode including 14 hours face to face in the classroom and 6 hours online learning through our Learning Management System.

The following are the Admission requirements of Lead college:

1. Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age
2. Must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
3. IELTS Overall 6.0 with no band less than 6.0 / TOEFL IBT 60 / PTE Academic
50 / CAE 169 / OET PASS/ GE Advanced Level/ MOI Certificate or equivalent or
Diploma level in Australian Qualification
4. Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective
student required LLN Support
5.  Must complete the FaceCruit Interview test with Lead College Admissions

5th April 2021 9th August 2021
10th May 2021 4th October 2021
5th July 2021 8th November 2021

Assessments include written questions, demonstration of tasks/techniques, group activities, in class activities, presentation, work based project, and research projects.

Students will need to successfully complete all units in this course to receive certificate of ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering. Learners who partially complete the qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units they are deemed competent.

This qualification enables the student to seek employment in the following job roles:

Telecommunications technical officer or technologist,
Telecommunications field engineer,
Telecommunications network designer, Network
security manager, Network services administrator, IP
based convergence integrator

After completing ICT60615 – Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering you may progress to Bachelor of Information Technology


Lead College recognises qualifications issued by other RTOs. Lead College will accept and mutually recognise the qualifications and Statements of Attainment awarded by any other registered training organisation unless precluded by licensing requirements. We can also grant you Credit Transfer for subjects or units you have completed where equivalence can be established between the unit in your course, and the subject or unit you have completed.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process where skills and knowledge that you have gained through work and life experience and other unrecognised training can be formally recognised.

During the entry process and interview stage LEAD College will discuss with you the process and options for RPL.  Suitability is often determined on how much experience you have in a certain area, your work history and previous training. If RPL is determined as a possibility for you, you will be provided with a kit that will guide you in working through each unit to determine relevant skills and experience and identify whether you would be able to provide the required evidence.


USI is needed for all students studying with LEAD College. From 1 January 2015 for undertaking Nationally Recognised Training delivered by a Registered Training Organisation the student/s will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). The USI is available online and at no cost to the student. This USI will stay with the student for life and be recorded with any nationally recognised VET course that is completed. Please see the official USI website https://www.usi.gov.au/ The student after enrolment is required to create USI (Unique Student Identifier) or allow LEAD College to create an USI on their behalf.


Relevant resources are available at LEAD College to ensure that the students settle in well, smoothly transit life in new places and achieve the required level of competency in all accredited courses. Our staff assists in how to seek help with local welfare and guidance services.


Orientation to assist students is provided by LEAD College as an age and culturally appropriate program. Please refer Pre-enrolment Information Pack at www.leadcollege.edu.au Students will be permitted to attend classes only after they have attended and completed the orientation session for the enrolled course/s.

Core Units – 4
ICTPMG610 Develop a project management plan
ICTPMG611 Prepare a detailed design brief
ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design
Electives – 6
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
ICTNWK502 Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTTEN602 Undertake system administration
ICTTEN605 Implement planned network changes with minimal impact to the customer
ICTTEN604 Coordinate fault rectification and restoration of service following network outages