This introductory 3-day fiber optic tech course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician. This Fiber Optic Training combines theory and 85% hands-on activities to prepare you to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician) test that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optics Association), which is given and graded the final class day. This course also introduces you to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home), and Distribution Cabling. You 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 basic testing and troubleshooting. Anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician should attend this class. Note: You must pass both the written and hands-on exams to successfully pass this course.
Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, 2/26-2/28, 8am-5pm, Richland, $700, CED 655
Course fee includes all books study materials, exams, and 1-year membership to the FOA. Actual number of hours may vary depending on number of students.
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