Certified Optical Network Technician (TR-CONT)

Course Information

This 3-day course provides an excellent overview of the complex field of optical networking.  This course ties the optical hardware functionality into the overall networking picture.  This course is a valuable reference for both practitioners and researchers.

Objectives
Course Synopsis
Target Audience
Labs
Certifications

Objectives

This course provides an introduction to optical networking and the types of systems that are in widespread commercial deployment. This course will provide you with a complete technical foundation on today’s key networking technologies allowing technicians to fully understand the inter-workings of an optical network that will aid in the installation and maintenance of the optical network.

Course Synopsis

This course covers:

Introduction to Fiber Optics
• Networking Basics
• Fiber Optic History
• Fiber Optic Advantages and Applications
• Light Propagation

Introduction to Optical Networks
• Networking Architects
• Circuit Switching
• Packet Switching
• Transparency
• All-Optical Network
• Transmission Basics
• Networks Evolution

Fiber Types
• G.652, G.653, G.655 and there effects on design

Components
• Transmitters
• Receivers
• Attenuators
• Switches
• Amplifiers
• multiplexers
• DCMs
• OADM

Propogation of Signals
• Attenuation
• Intermodal Dispersion
• Chromatic Dispersion
• Polarization Mode Dispersion
• Nonlinear Effects
• Link Power Budget
• Optical Return Loss
• Four Wave Mixing
• Cross Phase Modulation

Technologies
•  CWDM
• DWDM
• Ethernet
• Sonet
• OTN
• ROADMS
• Modulation and advanced modulation schemes

Physical Layer Troubleshooting
• Attenuation
• ORL
• Dispersion
• Reflectance
• Breaks

Testing Requirements
• OTDR
• Fiber Inspection
• Chromatic Dispersion
• Polarization mode dispersion
• ORL
• Loss
• GigE (RFC-2544 – Y.1654)
• Sonet (Bert, Continuity, RTD, frequency offset, fiber path identification)

Target Audience

This course is designed to provide a good technical overview for Technical Managers, consultants, communication professionals, networking professionals, system engineers, NOC Technicians, and other who plan on using, evaluating or working with optical networks.

Hands-On Labs

No labs are required for this course.

Certifications

Certificate: Certified Optical Network Technician – TFS – (TC-CONT)

Identifies you as a technician, engineer or other professional who understands optical networking elements, and the technologies required to build evolving transport networks.



Pricing

Description Item Code Price
Certified Optical Network Technician – This course is designed to provide a good technical overview for Technical Managers, consultants, communication professionals, networking professionals, system engineers, NOC Technicians, and other who plan on using, evaluating or working with optical networks. TR-CFI $2,955.00
Certificate: TFS Certified Optical Network Technician – Identifies you as a technician, engineer or other professional who understands optical networking elements, and the technologies required to build evolving transport networks. TC-CONT $150.00


Schedule & Registration

Schedule
Jan 2 – 4, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $2,955.00
Mar 18 – 20, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $2,955.00
Jun 3 – 5, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $2,955.00
Sep 25 – 27, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $2,955.00

Online Student Information Form

Please fill out the form below to begin the registration process. After you submit the form, a sales associate will reach out to you to complete your registration.



Planning & Reservations

Contact the Training and Development Coordinator for The Fiber School at Training@fiberoptic.com or call 877.529.9114.


Student Registration Use the Registration Form above or download the editable PDF and email to training@fiberoptic.com.

>> Registration Form PDF:  http://www.fiberoptic.com/catalog/Registration-Form-2018.pdf


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.