(b)     Capability to understand and implement technical installation plans, and understanding of corrective and preventative maintenance standards;

(c)     Knowledge of connectors, appropriate cable, jointing material, computers and electronic equipment like processors, chips, hardware/software and circuit boards;

(d)     Understanding of transmission, operation and control of telecommunications systems;

(e)     Relevant Qualification:-

          (i)      Basic diploma/3-year diploma (electrical/electronic/ telecom) from recognized Government (federal/ provincial) institutes; and

          (ii)     all such other certifications approved by the Authority from time to time.

(f)      Posses the following competence as specified in ANNEX-B to these Regulations which may change from time to time in accordance with the recommendations and standards provided by internationally recognized bodies:

          a.       Commercial Building:

          –         Telecommunication Pathways and Spaces (e.g. TIA 569B etc.)

          b.       Telecommunication Wiring Standard (e.g. EIA/TIA 568).

          c.       Telecommunication on-Premises wiring.

          d.       Public network OSP cabling.

          e.       Knowledge of the network topologies.

          f.       Aware of the latest wired and wireless access layer technologies, for instance LAN CAT & Fiber optic terminations, WiFi, RFIDs knowledge of the earthing requirements.

          g.       Aware of high voltage telecom equipment safety requirements.

(g)     Any other factor deemed necessary by the Authority.

(3)     The Authority upon satisfactory evaluation of an application complete in all respects shall grant the Certificate within twenty (20) working days for carrying out telecommunication and terminal equipment installation at the designated Premises in accordance with these Regulations;

Provided that the Authority may reject an application after recording reasons leading to denial.

(4)     If the application is found incomplete the applicant shall be informed within ten (10) working days to remove such deficiencies.

(5)     The Authority shall issue a unique Certificate number to each Certified Telecommunication and Terminal Equipment Installer. The number shall indicate the month/year of issuance alongwith other details, as desired by the Authority.

9.       Duration and Renewal.—The Certificate issued by the Authority shall be valid for a period of five (5) years.

PART-V

Miscellaneous

10.     Public Education & Awareness.—(1) The Authority shall launch a media campaign through print and electronic media for the education of the general public of all the requirements to be followed for the installation of telecommunication and terminal equipment at the designated Premises in accordance with these Regulations.

(2)  The Authority will intimate all Town Municipal Authorities, cantonment(s), authorities etc. about Telecommunication & Terminal Equipment Installation Regulations through mass media and placement on PTA website and website of the concerned authorities.

Annex-A

PAKISTAN TELECOMMUNICATION AUTHORITY

http:/www.pta.gov.pk

APPLICATION FORM FOR TELECOMMUNICATION & TERMINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLER

 

1. Applicant Information

Full Name:

 

Gender:    O Male    O Female

Father/Husband’s Name:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mailing Address:

Present:

 

Permanent:

Company Name (optional)

 

Contact Person:

 

Phone (with City code):

 

Fax:

 

 

Cell

Email:

 

2. Academic Qualification

Certificate/Diploma or Degree

Institution/Board

Session Date

 

Total

Marks/CGPA

 

 

Starting Date

Ending Date

Specialization

 

Obtained

%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Practical Experience

Organization

Position Held

Period Served

Major Responsibilities

Company Name

Company Address

Company Contact Nos.

From

(dd-mm-yyyy)

To

(dd-mm-yyyy)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                I certify that I have not been convicted against any criminal offence in Pakistan or abroad. Furthermore, no facts have been concealed by me and do hereby understand that false or misleading information in this application or any subsequent interview shall disqualify my application.

Signature:

 

Date:

 

Important

Instructions:

i.        Please provide itemized response, if familiar with Annex-`B’

ii.       Check List: Attested Copies of (a), CNIC, (b) Educational degree(s), (c) Experience Certificate(s)

iii.       Extra sheets may be added (if required)

4.  For PTA Use Only

Application No.

 

Fee Paid:                     *Yes             *No

Decision of the Competent Authority:

 

Date of Renewal:

 

                                                                     

Annex-B

Telecommunication and Terminal Equipment Installer Requirement Specifications

The Certificate holder is required to possess the following relevant skill set:

(a)     Should be aware of International standards for:

          h.       Residential telecommunication Infrastructure (e.g. EIA/TIA 570B etc.)

          i.        Commercial Building:

                   i.   Telecommunication Pathways and Spaces (e.g. TIA 569B etc.) and;

                   ii.  Telecommunication Wiring Standard (e.g. EIA/TIA 568).

          j.        Telecommunication on-premise wiring.

          k.       Public Network OSP Cabling

(b)     Should have good knowledge of the network topologies.

(c)     Should be aware of the latest wired and wireless access layer technologies, for instance LAN CAT & fiber optic terminations, WiFi, RFIDs.

(d)     Should have a sound knowledge of the earthing requirements.

(e)     Aware of high voltage telecom equipment safety requirements.