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FIBER OPTIC TECHNOLOGY BASICS

1 DAY CLASS

COURSE OBJECTIVE

The objective of this 1 day fiber optic training course is to provide you with basic knowledge and understanding of fiber optics, theory and applications, safety, common types of fiber optic cable and connectors, costs, standards, and terminology.  This course is non-vendor specific. No prior knowledge or experience with fiber optics is required for participation.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Installers
  • Contractors
  • System Network Engineers
  • Field Technicians
  • Communication Managers
  • System Managers
  • Consultants/Architects
  • Sales Service / Tech Support

COURSE BENEFITS

  • Learn fiber optics cabling
  • Understand the different types of fiber optic cables
  • Industry standards and codes
  • Evaluate fiber optic connectors and their costs
  • Discuss fiber optic test equipment and its uses
  • Discuss fiber optic networks
  • Learn the meanings of fiber optic terminology

YOU WILL BE ABLE TO

  • Avoid common fiber optic cabling errors
  • Learn the techniques that will allow you to achieve acceptable loss for cables and connectors
  • Understand the different termination methods
  • Communicate more effectively with fiber optic contractors, vendors, and end users

COURSE OUTLINE

The terminology and technology of fiber optics is reviewed and discussed
  • Cable Designs
  • Connectors
  • Installations
  • Safety
  • Applications
  • Fiber cabling

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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