Training

Modular Course structure

C-COR Broadband, Australia’s largest independent cable broadband integrator has developed formal training pathways programs

Course CodeCourse TitleCourse ContentIntended AuidenceDuration
BCN01General principles of Broadband Cable Networks (BCN)
  • Beginnings of cable networks
  • Regulation of BCN
  • Services carried over BCN
  • Network design
  • Network components
  • Terminology of BCN
  • Future networks
  • Visit facilities
People newly employed in the industry1-day
BCN02Coaxial Connections & Jointing
  • OH&S
  • Place & secure cable
Tools TerminationsTechnical staff involved in installation and / or maintenance of coaxial broadband cable systems1-day
BCN03Optic fibre handling and testing
  • Cable types
  • OH&S issues
  • Place and secure of cables
  • Connector types
  • Cleaning of connectors Signal measurement
Technical staff involved in installation and / or maintenance of broadband cable systems3-days
BCN04Safety awareness for BC workers
  • Basic first aid
  • Confined spaces
  • Power awareness
Traffic management Falls prevention awarenessTechnical staff involved in the installation and / or maintenance of broadband cable systems5-days
BCN05Broadband cable external installation and maintenance
  • Plans & walkouts
  • OH&S
  • BC components – actives and passive
  • BC cable types
  • BC connectors, adaptors and jointers
  • BC tools
  • BC aerial installation & maintenance practices
  • BC underground installation & maintenance practices
  • BC powering
  • RF testing techniques
  • Practical training
Technical staff involved in external construction of broadband cable systems. Maintenance staff.10-days
BCN06Analogue RF measurements for a broadband cable network
  • System & signal review
  • Measurement parameters for analogue cable systems
  • Spectrum analysers – what makes them tick
  • Performance measurements with a cable spectrum analyser
  • Fault detection & troubleshooting techniques
Senior technical staff who require a better understanding of broadband cable analogue measurements, principles and standards1-day
BCN07Digital RF measurements for a broadband cable network
  • Digital signal basics
  • Digital modulation techniques
  • Digital measurement theory
  • Using digital tools (sweep test)
  • Digital faults and troubleshooting
Senior technical staff who require a better understanding of broadband cable digital measurements, principles and standards2-3 days
BCN08Optical node installation and operation
  • Mechanical
  • Configurations
  • Plug-ins
  • Powering
  • Fibre management
  • Lid layout
  • Forward path line-up
  • Return path line-up
  • Practical sessions
Technical staff who will install or maintain optical node1-day
BCN09CHP optical RF equipment
  • CHP overview
  • CHP Forward transmitters
  • CHP Return transmitters
  • CHP Receivers
  • CHP RF Amp
  • CHP EDFA
  • CHP local management system CMM
  • CHP System Management Manager SMM
  • Setup & commissioning of CHP links
Technical staff who will install or maintain CHP systems2-days

C-COR Training Catalogue is available for download here. Due to industry changes, C-COR reserves the right to update course content at any time.