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Certified Fiber Optics Technician Training

Dates:September 18-20, 2023
Meets:M, Tu and W from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:ATC 220
Cost: $895.00

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This introductory three-day fiber optics course is designed for anyone interested in learning basic fiber optic networking. This program combines theory and 75% hands-on activities to prepare the student to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optics Technician) test that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optics Association) and given and graded the final class day. This course also introduces the student to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home), LAN/WAN fiber networks, and further introduces the student to basic fusion and mechanical splicing. Students will learn how to identify fiber types, recognize various connectors used in fiber installation; and install, terminate, splice, and properly test installed fiber cable to existing standards. This program explores the history and future of fiber optics and fiber optics capabilities, and cost of installation. Standards covered: NECA/FOA-301-2004, EIA/TIA 568-B.3, ANSI/TIA/EIA 607-A, and NEC Article 770-50, anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optics Technician should attend this class.
Fee: $895.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Registration Fee$ 895.00
Course Fee (Alternate)PeopleSoft Entry$ 0.00

ATC 220

Located at the corner of Lee Drive and Gulf Street
Date Day Time Location
09/18/2023Monday8 AM to 5 PM ATC 220
09/19/2023Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM ATC 220
09/20/2023Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM ATC 220