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Fiber Optics Certification Course (Bluff City Only)

Fiber Optics Certification Course (Bluff City Only)

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  • Dates: Tuesday, October 17, 2023 through¬†1/12/2024
  • Cost: n/a

We will completely prepare you for and pay for your certification exam fee.

CWA/NETT , our training partners and participants continue to achieve a 98% passing rate on the certification exam. 


Registration

Registration open through 10/13/2023 11:59 PM


Please share this opportunity with your fellow members.


Details

Certified Fiber Optics Installer (FOI) validates the knowledge and skills to certify and troubleshoot fiber optic cable networks accurately and efficiently by troubleshooting different cable systems with a combination of fibers, connectors, and splices on the most commonly occurring problems.


Financials

This course is for CWA Members Bluff City, TN

There is no cost to this course.

Hands-on Labs will be done on a weekend to be determined one the orientation is held.


Course Objectives
  • Properly assemble a patch cord using anaerobic epoxy that meets or exceeds TIA/EIA-568-B.3 loss requirements for a mated pair. (0.75 dB)
  • Properly assemble a patch cord using oven-cured epoxy that meets or exceeds TIA/EIA-568-B.3 loss requirements for a mated pair. (0.75 dB)
  • Properly assemble a mechanical splice that meets or exceeds TIA/EIA-568-B.3 attenuation requirement. (0.3 dB)
  • Properly assemble a fusion splice.
  • Measure bi-directional loss in a splice with a light source and power meter.
  • Measure bi-directional loss in a fiber optic link with a light source and power meter using one of the TIA/EIA-526-14A methods.
  • Measure the bi-directional loss in a mated pair with a light source and power meter.
  • Properly evaluate a connector endface as defined by TIA/EIA-455-57B.

Things Needed

Reliable internet access, webcam, email, calculator


About Us
CWA/NETT Academy is the professional training and personal enrichment center supporting the 600,000 members of the CWA and their families.

Kevin Celata

cwanettacademy@cwa-union.org


Location

Virtual

This is an instructor led course with all of the content being delivered asynchronously. This means all of the content is delivered via online using video lectures to view at your own time.


Hands -on labs will be held on a weekend TBD.