Advanced Diploma Of Telecommunications Network Engineering
Course Code: ICT60615 | CRICOS Code: 102349M


Information Technology

Delivery Mode



104 Weeks

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

This course is superseded.

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

Course Duration/Fee

Course Duration: 104 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $35,000 (Includes material, enrolment fee and lab training fee)
Enrolment Fee: AUD $ 350

Mode of Delivery

Blended (Face to Face + Online)

Intake Dates
5th April 20219th August 2021
10th May 20214th October 2021
5th July 20218th November 2021

*This course is available at Haymarket, Parramatta & Perth Campus.

Entry Requirement

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


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

Award Requirements

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.

Career Pathway

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
Essential Information


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 students 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 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 Students will be permitted to attend classes only after they have attended and completed the orientation session for the enrolled courses.

Pathway From Qualification

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

Units Of Competency

The ICT60615 Advanced Diploma Of Telecommunications Network Engineering requires the completion of the following 10 Units (including 4 cores and 6 electives).

Core Units
ICTPMG610Develop a project management plan
ICTSUS601Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTTEN611Produce an ICT network architecture design
ICTPMG611Prepare a detailed design brief
Elective Units
ICTTEN605Implement planned network changes with minimal impact to the customer
ICTTEN604Coordinate fault rectification and restoration of service following network outages
ICTNWK502Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTTEN602Undertake system administration
ICTNWK509Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
BSBWHS501Ensure a safe workplace

Related Qualifications

Application for Enrolment – International Students

Prospective students are required to complete and submit this duly filled form (Application for Enrolment – International Students) to Lead College Pty Ltd with the supporting documents as stated.

1. Please read through the International Student Handbook and Policies and Procedures which can be found on our website at: or with an authorised agent of Lead College.

2. No enrolment will be processed unless this form is fully completed. You will need to sign the declaration at the end of this document to acknowledge your understanding and agreement of the enrolment conditions.

3. For more information on the eligibility requirements for the student visa processing, please visit the Australian
immigration website at:

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