Fiber to the Wind Turbine Specialized Installer – (TR-FWTI)

Course Information

This fiber optic installation training course is designed for those who layout, install or maintain fiber optic cabling systems to wind turbines. It identifies you as an installer who is able to demonstrate a practical knowledge of fiber optic theory, codes,  standards and  practices widely accepted in the fiber optics industry. This training focuses on the supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems common to wind turbines utilizing fiber optics. In addition, this training incorporates two days of individual hands-on training validating installer skills, including fiber terminations, cable preparations, fusion splicing, OTDR and optical loss testing. These skills are applicable to all the requirements to safely and competently install, maintain, and test fiber optic cabling systems.

Objectives
Course Synopsis
Target Audience
Labs
Certifications

Objectives

This course will allow students to:

  •  Identify wind turbine components
  • Understand SCADA control fundamentals
  • Determine the proper optical cables for a wind turbine
  • Determine the proper optical cables for wind farm
  • Understand applicable fiber optic networks
  • Build and test a fiber optic link
  • Understand system control components
  • Develop proper troubleshooting practices

Course Synopsis

  •  Introduction: Fundamentals, theory & history
  •  SCADA systems common to wind turbines utilizing fiber optics
  • Cables: Types, marking, selection
  • Connectors & Terminations
  • Splicing: Fusion & mechanical
  • Installation: Understanding fiber optic networks, planning, techniques, standards & tools
  • Test Equipment: Procedures, theory & applications
  • Restoration & Maintenance
  • System Components: Transmitters, receivers, passive components, couplers, splitters, WDM and DWDM
  • System Design: Equipment, techniques & applications

Target Audience

This course benefits individuals responsible for installing, testing and configuring networks for wind turbine generators.

The knowledge and experience in the following areas may be useful but not required:

  • Fiber Optic Advantages and Applications
  • Cables, Connectors and Terminations
  • Enclosures and Panels
  • 3 years fiber optic installation experience
  • Basic knowledge of splicing equipment and procedures
  • Basic knowledge of testing equipment and procedures
  • Be a TFS Certified Installer or equivalent (desired)
  • Be an ETA Fiber Installer or other Industry equivalent (desired)

Hands-On Lab

  • Cable preparation, cleaning and cleaving
  • Prepare, splice and assemle a splice closure
  • Prepare, splice and assemble a multimode fiber LAN link
  • Fusion and mechanical splicing
  • Perform optical loss testing using an OTDR
  • Perform loss and system budget calculations

Certifications

Certificate: TFS Fiber to the Wind Turbine Installer (TR-FTWI)
This certificate exclusive to FiberOptic.com identifies you as a certified premise wiring systems installer who has completed our installer level course (including practical hands-on labs utilizing the latest techniques and equipment in the telecommunications industry.)



Pricing

Description Item Code Price
This fiber optic installation training course is designed for those who layout, install or maintain fiber optic cabling systems to wind turbines. It identifies you as an installer who is able to demonstrate a practical knowledge of fiber optic theory, codes,  standards and  practices widely accepted in the fiber optics industry. This training focuses on the supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems common to wind turbines utilizing fiber optics. In addition, this training incorporates two days of individual hands-on training validating installer skills, including fiber terminations, cable preparations, fusion splicing, OTDR and optical loss testing. These skills are applicable to all the requirements to safely and competently install, maintain, and test fiber optic cabling systems. TR-FWTI $1,600.00
Certificate: Fiber to the Wind Turbine Installer – This certificate exclusive to FiberOptic.com identifies you as a certified fiber to the wind turbine installer who has completed our installer level course (including practical hands-on labs utilizing the latest techniques and equipment in the telecommunications industry.) TC-FWTI $150.00


Schedule & Registration

Schedule – Headquarters/Breinigsville, PA
Jan 7 – 9, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Feb 4 – 6, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Mar 4 – 6, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Apr 8 – 10, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Apr 29 – 1, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Jun 3 – 5, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Jul 8 – 10, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Jul 29 – 31, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Sep 4 – 6, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Sep 30 – 2, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Nov 4 – 6, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00
Dec 2 – 4, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,600.00

Schedule – USA Locations
Jan 21 – 23, 2019 Baltimore, MD $1,750.00
Jan 28 – 30, 2019 Dallas, TX $1,750.00
Jan 28 – 30, 2019 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Feb 11 – 13, 2019 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Feb 18 – 20, 2019 Philadelphia, PA $1,750.00
Feb 25 – 27, 2019 Atlanta, GA $1,750.00
Mar 18 – 20, 2019 Rochester, NY $1,750.00
Mar 18 – 20, 2019 Houston, TX $1,750.00
Mar 25 – 27, 2019 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
Mar 25 – 27, 2019 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Apr 1 – 3, 2019 Raleigh, NC $1,750.00
Apr 1 – 3, 2019 San Diego, CA $1,750.00
Apr 22 – 24, 2019 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Apr 22 – 24, 2019 Pittsburgh, PA $1,750.00
Apr 29 – 1, 2019 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
May 13 – 15, 2019 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
May 13 – 15, 2019 Indianapolis, IN $1,750.00
May 20 – 22, 2019 San Antonio, TX $1,750.00
Jun 17 – 19, 2019 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Jun 24 – 26, 2019 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Jun 24 – 26, 2019 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Jul 1 – 3, 2019 Anchorage, AK $1,750.00
Jul 1 – 3, 2019 Kansas City, MO $1,750.00
Jul 15 – 17, 2019 Atlanta, GA $1,750.00
Jul 15 – 17, 2019 Portland, OR $1,750.00
Jul 22 – 24, 2019 Philadelphia, PA $1,750.00
Jul 29 – 31, 2019 Dallas, TX $1,750.00
Aug 5 – 7, 2019 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Aug 19 – 21, 2019 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
Aug 26 – 28, 2019 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Sep 4 – 6, 2019 Rochester, NY $1,750.00
Sep 9 – 11, 2019 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Sep 16 – 18, 2019 San Francisco, CA $1,750.00
Sep 23 – 25, 2019 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
Sep 23 – 25, 2019 Houston, TX $1,750.00
Sep 23 – 25, 2019 Raleigh, NC $1,750.00
Sep 30 – 2, 2019 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Oct 7 – 9, 2019 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Oct 28 – 30, 2019 New Orleans, LA $1,750.00
Oct 28 – 30, 2019 Pittsburgh, PA $1,750.00
Nov 4 – 6, 2019 San Antonio, TX $1,750.00
Nov 11 – 13, 2019 Kansas City, MO $1,750.00
Nov 18 – 20, 2019 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Nov 25 – 27, 2019 Phoenix, AZ $1,750.00
Dec 16 – 18, 2019 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
Dec 16 – 18, 2019 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00

Schedule – International Locations
Feb 25 – 27, 2019 Panama City, Panama $2,100.00
Mar 10 – 12, 2019 Dubai, UAE $2,100.00
Apr 8 – 10, 2019 Rome, Italy $2,100.00
Apr 15 – 17, 2019 Sydney, Australia $2,100.00
Apr 29 – 1, 2019 Queretaro, Mexico $2,100.00
May 29 – 31, 2019 St. Martin, Caribbean $2,100.00
May 29 – 31, 2019 Talofofo, Guam $2,100.00
Jun 24 – 26, 2019 Saskatoon, SK $2,100.00
Jul 8 – 10, 2019 Sao Paulo, Brazil $2,100.00
Jul 22 – 24, 2019 Copenhagen, Denmark $2,100.00
Aug 19 – 21, 2019 Calgary, Alberta $2,100.00
Aug 26 – 28, 2019 Istanbul, Turkey $2,100.00
Sep 9 – 11, 2019 Bogota, Colombia $2,100.00
Sep 16 – 18, 2019 Sydney, Australia $2,100.00
Oct 7 – 9, 2019 Panama City, Panama $2,100.00
Oct 20 – 22, 2019 Dubai, UAE $2,100.00
Nov 4 – 6, 2019 Santiago, Chile $2,100.00
Nov 25 – 27, 2019 Cape Town, South Africa $2,100.00

Online Student Information Form

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Cancellation Policy: FiberOptic.com may cancel a course that lacks sufficient enrollment a week before it is scheduled to begin. When a course is canceled, we make every effort to notify all registered students promptly. A full refund is processed unless the student elects to transfer to another course or time. You can help avoid cancellation by registering early.

Student Cancellation: No refunds are permitted for student cancellation. Substitutions are permitted.


On-Site Training

With just 5 or more students The Fiber School can send the classroom to you! We offer custom, on-site training for any of our courses. Just give us a call at 877.529.9114 or email us at Training@fiberoptic.com and let us schedule an on-site course that perfectly suits your needs.