PQMS Telecoms Course

S008 - PIA Overhead Cable Installation

Course Name

S008 - PIA Overhead Cable Installation


This accreditation is for Communication Providers (CP) engineers and contractors working in the Openreach infrastructure including Northern Ireland.The accreditation covers the engineering techniques used to deploy drop cable up to a maximum diameter of 7mm within the Openreach Overhead infrastructure safely. It also covers the agreed network quality standards associated with PIA (Physical Infrastructure Access) CP (Communication Provider) cable deployment. The accreditation consists of a questionnaire and practical assessment.

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Course Content

This module assesses the delegate?s knowledge and ability to install a CP overhead cable in line with current PIA terms and conditions. A minimum of 5 poles and associated overhead cabling shall be assessed for suitable deployment of CP cables and/or apparatus.


Delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded an Openreach approved PQMS Certificate detailing S008 - PIA Overhead Cable Installation This accreditation lasts for 3 years.


3 Days


SA001 - Overhead Safety


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Card Cost

Registration & Certificate Included
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Scheduled Dates

This course is currently run on demand. Please contact us for futher details