Certified Fiber Optic Specialist/Testing and Maintenance
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Our fiber optic certification program provides low cost, quality instruction, and is conveniently located. The program is divided into individual courses, each comprised of all topics needed to prepare for the Certified Fiber Optics Technician (CFOT) and the Advanced Fiber Optics Certification Exams that are given and graded the final day of class. The Basic Fiber Optics Networking (CFOT) course is designed for anyone interested in learning basic fiber optic networking and becoming a Certified Fiber Optics Technician. The Advanced Fiber Optics Network Testing and Maintenance, Outside Plant, and Splicing Specialist courses are designed for students who seek advanced training with the testing and maintenance, splicing of fiber optics networks, and outside plant cabling. Students are able to enroll in one course or all three concurrently. By the end of the program, students should be able to install, terminate, and test multimode/single mode fiber optics networks effectively and efficiently; build and test a fiber optic LAN network; and identify fiber network defects Provide Quality Assurance (QA) procedures to minimize or eliminate future network outages. Students gain practical working knowledge of fiber optics skills, with 85% of class time devoted to hands-on work. Tuition includes class materials and an industry recognized written certification exam. Financial Assistance available.