Course Overview

This course covers the concepts and techniques of installing, servicing, troubleshooting, splicing, testing and repairing fiber optic transmission cable, connection devices, links and spans diagnostically ranging from the intermediate installation for Enterprise Networks, LANs, WANs and Data Centers. Prior experience in optical fiber cabling, as well as a working knowledge of optical fiber transmissions is recommended before attempting a Fiber Optics Technician – Inside Plant course.

Course Topics

  • Basic Principles of Light
  • Principles of Fiber Optic Transmission
  • Optical Fiber Construction and Theory
  • Optical Fiber Characteristics
  • Safety
  • Fiber Optic Cables
  • Types of Splicing
  • Connectors
  • Sources
  • Detectors and Receivers
  • Passive Components and Multiplexers
  • Passive Optical Networks (PON)
  • Cable Installation and Hardware
  • Fiber Optic System Considerations
  • Test Equipment and Link/Cable Testing
  • Troubleshooting and Restoration – (Knowledge part of hands-on skills)

Course Schedule

Days Time Duration Contact Hours Cost Location
6 weeks
45 Hours
Signal Hill