Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course 

Course Description: 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 the student to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician) test that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optics Association) and given and graded the final class day. This course also introduces the student to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home), and Distribution Cabling. Students 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. 

Prerequisites:  

  Basic working knowledge of computers and  

  Able to see and identify small items 

Class Dates: June 20 - 22, 2016
Course Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Fees: $700.00 per participant which includes books and all study materials 

Registration Deadline:  June 6, 2015

Online Registration Form: 

For more information, contact Diana Harrison with Workforce Solutions at 423.354.5520 or dlharrison@northeaststate.edu