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FIBER OPTIC OTDR TESTING

1/2 DAY CLASS

COURSE OBJECTIVE

The objective of this 1/2 day fiber optic training course is to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the aspects of fiber optic OTDR testing.  This course is non-vendor specific, and allows participants to work "hands-on" with a wide variety of materials supplied by a number of leading manufacturers. You will acquire necessary information to effectively test your fiber optic cable plant.  General knowledge and/or experience with fiber optics is recommended for participation.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Personnel responsible for the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of fiber optic networks.
  • Installers
  • System Network Engineers
  • System Managers
  • Field Technicians
  • Contractors
  • Communication Managers
  • Consultants/Architects
  • Sales / Tech Support

COURSE BENEFITS

  • Learn industry standards
  • Understand loss budget
  • Perform OTDR measurements
  • Evaluate OTDR traces and identify problem areas

COURSE ENABLES YOU TO

  • Inspect, install and test your cable plant's multimode/singlemodevfibers
  • Troubleshoot cable plants by interpreting OTDR measurements
  • Evaluate common fiber optic cable damage during testing
  • Diagnose problems

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Review of standards
  • Applications, Safety, and Costs
  • OTDR test procedures
  • Evaluating OTDR test results

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTORS

Certified Instructors: EIA, SCA, FOA, and WCCC.  All instructors have a minimum of 20 years of experience in the wire and interconnect industry.  All instructors have taught a general fiber optics course for numerous clients such as Conrail, Verizon Telephone, Merck & Co., FAA, US Steel, DEC, IBM and many other corporate, government, and institutional clients.

COURSE FEE

The fee covers course tuition, manuals, and the use of all course materials.  A certificate will be awarded upon completion of the course. Any traveling, hotel accommodations, meals or parking expenses that may be incurred are not included. Payment must be received ten (10) business days prior to the course date. For on-site training, a minimum of 6 people will be required. CALL FOR PRICING at 717-715-1456.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation and full refund will be allowed if written cancellation is received in our office at least ten (10) business days prior to the course start date. Registrants who cancel more than three (3) business days in advance, will be refunded 50% of the course fee. Registrants who do not attend or cancel less than three (3) business days prior to the course start date are responsible for the full registration fee. Registrants may request to transfer to a later course date provided there is space available, the course fee is paid in full and the request is made seven (7) business days prior to the scheduled course date. Substitutions may be made at any time.

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638 Fulton St.
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717.715.1456
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