TRAINING

At IC Logistix we facilitate the training of operators, installers, supervisors, technicians and managers via the below institutions.  More information on their courses and training schedules can be sourced directly from the training institution.

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FIBRE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

  • All courses are MerSETA accredited as a training programme (17-SA/0005/04).
  • Pricing includes lunch and refreshments
  • Theory and practical on installations.
  • Fusion splicing and acceptance testing of a fibre link with an OTDR and light source and power meter.
  • We analyse the data sheets as provided by the manufacturer of different fibre types used by current Telco’s.
  • Minimum 4 students per course.
  • Please note that after completion of this course, a student will still have to attend follow-up courses to become a specialist in a specific discipline of optical fibre installations.
  • Successful participants will receive a MerSETA accredited certificate
  • For further information & course bookings, please contact Attie Spangenberg on 083 637 0947

Targeted at: supervisors, planners and managers.
Duration: 5 days

Course Content:

  • Optical Fibre Theory and Manufacturing (includes CD and PMD, MCVD, PCVD, OVD and VAD processes).
  • Optical Fibre System and Switching Fundamentals (includes fundamentals of WDM, TDM and DWDM).
  • Optical Fibre Cable Theory, Manufacturing and Type testing (deals with all underground and overhead cable types).
  • Installation of Optical Fibre Cables in Underground and Overhead Routes. (Hauling into ducts, ploughing in, blowing into sub ducts and micro ducts, stringing on overhead routes. We show the students all the installation equipment).
  • Fusion Splicing, Termination and Acceptance testing (The students will build a fibre route in our lab and analyse all splices, rectify if needed and do acceptance testing on the link).
  • Project Management on Telecommunication Cable Installation Projects.

Targeted at: installers, supervisors, planners and managers.
Duration: 10 days

Course Content:

  • Optical Fibre Theory and Manufacturing (includes CD and PMD, MCVD, PCVD, OVD and VAD processes).
  • Optical Fibre System and Switching Fundamentals (includes fundamentals of WDM, TDM and DWDM).
  • Optical Fibre Cable Theory, Manufacturing and Type testing (deals with all underground and overhead cable types).
  • Installation of Optical Fibre Cables in Underground and Overhead Routes. (Hauling into ducts, ploughing in, blowing into sub ducts and micro ducts, stringing on overhead routes. We show the students all the installation equipment and do cable blowing practical).
  • Fusion Splicing, Termination and Acceptance testing (Students will build a fibre route in our lab and analyse all splices, rectify if needed and do acceptance testing on the link).
  • FTTX Infrastructure (this module deals with Passive and Active optical networks. The module deals with the building blocks of the FTTX network, bandwidth requirements, power budget calculations and testing of FTTX networks. The students can also witness an actual PON network in the practical classroom).
  • Project Management on Telecommunication Cable Installation Projects.

Targeted at: installers, supervisors, planners and managers working on Eskom infrastructure.
Duration: 10 days

Course Content:

  • Optical Fibre Theory and Manufacturing (CD and PMD, MCVD, PCVD, OVD and VAD processes).
  • Optical Fibre System and Switching Fundamentals (fundamentals of WDM, TDM and DWDM).
  • Optical Fibre Cable Theory, Manufacturing and Type testing (deals with all underground and overhead cable types).
  • Installation of Optical Fibre Cables in Underground and Overhead Power Routes. (Hauling into ducts, ploughing in, blowing into sub ducts and micro ducts, stringing on overhead routes of ADSS, OPGW and ADLASH. International specifications and installation practices (Corning), link acceptance sign-off).
  • Safety Precautions on Overhead Installations.
  • Fusion Splicing, Termination and Acceptance testing (Specific attention will be given to ADSS, ADKASH and OPGW cable preparation, correct entry into splice closures and routing in splice cassettes, routine maintenance testing on spare fibres in links).
  • Project Management on Telecommunication Cable Installation Projects.

Targeted at: This is for students that are familiar with splicing and testing or that have done the 5-day Introduction to Optical Fibre Cable Installation, Splicing and Testing course.
Duration: 10 days

Course Content:

  • Optical Fibre Theory and Manufacturing (CD and PMD, MCVD, PCVD, OVD and VAD processes)
  • Optical Fibre Cable Theory, Manufacturing and Type testing (deals with all underground and overhead cable types).
  • Fusion Splicing, Termination and Acceptance testing (Students will each make their own complete splice, do acceptance testing on a link and learn how to compile a comprehensive completion report, they are also welcome to bring their own equipment to use during the practical).

Duration: 3 days

Course Content:

  • Optical Fibre Theory (deals with different fibre types, MM & SM to assist installers with pre-& post- installation OTDR testing).
  • Optical Fibre Cable Theory (deals with different optical fibre cable types (Duct and micro duct cables), standard Telkom cable designs and data sheets, cable manufacturing).
  • Handling of Cable drums (deals with the correct handling of optical fibre cable drums, loading, transportation, off-loading and storing).
  • Cable Blowing Installation Equipment (Duct and micro cable Blowing machines, compressors, air coolers, cable trailers, cable drum stands, cable fleeting trailers, hand tools needed, safety equipment, cable lubricants, sonic heads, mandrills, duct pressure test equipment).
  • Different types of ducts (analyse different sub duct and micro duct types used by Telco’s).
  • Cable blowing procedure (theory on correct cable blowing processes that must be followed, video on blowing).
  • Cable blowing practical (candidates will get the opportunity to witness actual blowing tests and hands-on experience on the whole installation process with the correct equipment doing standard cable blowing into sub ducts and micro cables into micro ducts as well as recovery of these cables.

TRIPLE PLAY FIBRE OPTIC TRAINING

  • Courses are accredited by both The BiCSI and MictSETA (ACC/2012/05/771).
  • Endorsed by the FOA.
  • Pricing includes refreshments.
  • Theory and practical.
  • No previous experience is necessary
  • For further information & course bookings, please visit www.tripleplay.co.za

Accreditation: MictSETA SAQA ID 246720 / NQF Level 05 Credits 16
Duration:
4 days.

Course Content:

  • The primary focus of this course is to provide a comprehensive coverage of the best practices for the deployment of optical communication networks.
  • Fusion splicing, connectorization, acceptance testing, troubleshooting and much more is taught with lots of hands-on practice.
  • Comprehensive hands-on activities and the underlying theory are combined to provide a firm understanding of the concepts underpinning the deployment of optical communication networks.
  • Also provided is coverage of the major developments in wide-band, optical cross connect, transceiver, and waveguide type devices that lay the foundation for next-generation networks.

Accreditation: MictSETA SAQA ID 246720 / NQF Level 05 Credits 16
Duration: 4 days

Course Content:

  • The instructional methods used include lectures, demonstrations and solving case studies.
  • Significant class time is devoted to designing hypothetical networks.
  • Students will be tasked with solving as many as 15 different design case studies set to challenge capabilities in analysing design rules and design alternatives.
  • Diversity in perspective sets the stage for a lively exchange of ideas where students can learn from teams or individuals supporting different outcomes.

Accreditation: MictSETA SAQA ID 246719 / NQF Level 04 Credits 08
Duration: 4 days.

Course Content:

  • The primary focus of this course is to provide a comprehensive coverage of the best practices for the deployment of optical communication networks.
  • Trenching, duct installation, air-assisted installation practices, hauling, aerial work practices, acceptance testing, troubleshooting and much more is taught with lots of hands-on practice.
  • Comprehensive hands-on activities and the underlying theory are combined to provide firm understanding of the concepts underpinning the deployment of optical communication networks.
  • Also provided is coverage on wayleave applications, health and safety guidelines and environmental management.

FIBRE INSTITUTE

  • Fibre Institute deliver customised, competency-tested, verified and recorded, plus accredited technical training programmes that focus on the execution and delivery of projects that are inline with their customers’ specifications.
  • Fibre Institute is a B-BBEE level 1 – 100% Black Women Owned Company
  • A FULLY ACCREDITED MICT SETA INSTITUTE and a registered provider at MERSETA
  • National Presence and active throughout Africa
  • Strong backing from our SIGNA Group of Companies delivering a wide range of advanced services to meet the increasing demands of the telecommunications industry.
  • For more information: contact info@fibreinstitute.co.za
  • Introduction to Fibre Optics for non-fibre Technicians (can also be done on-site)
  • Certified Fibre Optic Technician (Splicing and testing)
  • Splicing and Fault Finding
  • OTDR Testing Basic
  • OTDR Testing Advanced (Characterisation and
    ATP)
  • Outside Plant Civil Technician
  • Micro Ducts and Cable Blowing
  • Inside Plant Technician
  • Link Failure Management
  • Fibre Optic Planning (Overview)
  • Fibre Optic Planning Advanced
  • Route Course Analysis
  • Project Management Fundamentals
  • Project Management Advanced
  • Managing High performance teams (Mentoring, Coaching and effective Communication)
  • Customer Services in a Technical Environment
  • Basic Report Writing
  • Basic Proposal Writing
  • How to write a winning Tender
  • How to turn your product or service into a selling item
  • Managing high performance technical teams
  • Working at Heights
  • Confined Space and Gas Testing
  • Risk Assessment
  • SHE Rep
  • Incident Investigation
  • Basic OHS
  • First aid level 1
  • Fire Fighting
  • Legal Liability

SUPREME ICT ACADEMY

  • Supreme ICT Consultants PTY Ltd T/A Supreme ICT Academy (SICTA) was established in 2016 by Executives with extensive experience in ICT Business, Human Resources and Retail business. It leverages the extensive the expertise of Telkom facilitation and operations staff that has experience in emerging technologies such as MSAN, GPON, Ethernet, ADSL, etc.
  • SICTA primary focus area is in skills development. Our role involves offering ICT consultancy, Human Resources Development consultancy, curriculum research and design, training delivery, post training evaluation and impact assessment. We focus primarily in ICT Sector with a view of extending to all sectors that are impacted by availability of ICT skills.
  • Courses are accredited by MictSETA (ACC/2016/07/0068)
  • CompTIA authorised partner
  • For more information:
  • Customised telecommunications courses, e.g. Optic Fibre splicing, etc
  • CompTIA Certification Courses (A+, N+, Cloud Essentials, etc.)
  • Cisco Certification Courses (Cisco Essential, CCENT, ICND, CCNA, etc.)
  • Microsoft Certification Courses (Microsoft Office suite, MCST, etc.)
  • ITIL Certification Suite Courses (ITIL Foundation, Service Strategy, etc.)
  • ICT Enterprise Management (Fundamentals of ICT Management, Mini MBA, Intermediate ICT management, Advanced ICT Management, etc.)
  • SAQA accredited qualifications (End User Computing NQF 3, Telecommunications Field Operations NQF 4, Technical Support NQF 4
  • ICT Consultancy
  • HR & L&D Consultancy
  • ICT + Skills Audit
  • Curriculum Research and Design
  • Training Delivery
  • Pre-Training assessment
  • Post-Training evaluation and assessment
  • Coaching
  • Workshops and seminars
  • Planning and implementation of Learnerships and Internships
  • Working at Heights
  • Confined Space and Gas Testing
  • Risk Assessment
  • SHE Rep
  • Incident Investigation
  • Basic OHS
  • First aid level 1
  • Fire Fighting
  • Legal Liability