I have previous work experience in the telecommunications industry, do I need to do anything else before I can work on the nbn™ network?

Yes. You will need to become accredited prior to working on the nbn™ network. Accreditation aims to ensure that all workers have the relevant skills and competencies needed to carry out work on the nbn™ network in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.

From 1 February 2016, any person engaged in nbn™ network construction, activation, operation or maintenance needs to be nbn accredited.

Read more about the types of accreditation