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Information Network Cabling

Info-Comm Technology

Essential business services from cable TV to telephones and broadband all depend on Information Network Cabling.

Information Network Cabling could be for you if you like:

  • Complex problems
  • Using computers
  • Using tools

About Information Network Cabling

The network-cabling technician may work for either a telecommunications or a communications network company. He will use specialist knowledge to design and install Wide Area Networks (WAN), Local Area Networks (LAN), and Cable TV. The network-cabling technician constructs the infrastructure of all the telecommunication networks such as those for WAN, LAN and Cable TV. Understanding the characteristics of different types of cables and how they relate to other aspects of a network, is necessary for the creation and development of a successful system. Professionals in Information Network Cabling play vital roles in supporting modern business services.

The Challenge

Competitors are required to:
  • Install and test a campus distribution cabling setup involving UTP, F/UTP, multipair and fiber optic cables.
  • Plan, install and test a multimedia cabling project from an outdoor distribution point to indoor multimedia ports.
  • Install a fiber distribution enclosure.

Our Experts

Chief Expert

Mr Andy Ng

Lead Engineer

3D Networks

Deputy Chief Expert

Mr Eric Ang, RCDD

Manager, Head of Training & Development

LanTro (S) Pte Ltd

Secretary

Ms Angela Er

Lecturer

Republic Polytechnic

Ex-Officio

Mr Ramanathan Mohandas

Assistant Director (CI)

School of Engineering

Republic Polytechnic

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