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TR-FOT - Fiber Optic Technician Online
Course Synopsis - Theory & Discussion
Requirements: Internet access
1.  Review of Fiber Optic Fundamentals
Fiber Optic Advantages, applications, terminology and history
The fundamentals of light propagation, scales of measurement and the spectrum
Characteristics of Singlemode and Multimode
2. Cables
Cable types, construction and specifications
Cable Preperation - Pre-Splice
Selection Criteria - Fire Ratings
3. Connectors and Terminations
Connector Terminations
Loss/ORL Specifications
Connector Selection & Testing
4. Splicing – Fusion and Mechanical
Core Alignment Splicing
Cladding (V-Groove) Splicing
Mechanical Splicing
5. Enclosures & Panels
Distribution, Patch and Splice Types
Re-Entry and Expansion capabilities
Routing and Preparation
6. Installation
Premise/LAN – Methods
Outside Plant – Methods
Aerial and Burial techniques
7. Test Equipment
Loss Testing, Return Loss, Bandwidth and Dispersion
OTDR Theory and Applications
Loss & System Budget Calculations
8.  Restoration and Maintenance
Practical applications
Time Saving Techniques
Record keeping and documentation
9. System Components and Design Issues
Transmitters and Receivers
Couplers and Splitters
WDM & DWDM Issues
10. System Design Exercise
Tools and Equipment
Practical applications
Time Saving Techniques

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TR-FOT Fiber Optic Technician (Self Paced- up to 1 year)
- Complete this On-line instruction, then attend any of our 2 day Hands-On practical sessions located anywhere in the world to complete your certification
$2500

TR-FOT

(Lecture Only)

Fiber Optic Technician (Self Paced- up to 1 year)
- Only interested in a higher level of understanding, simply complete this course to receive a certificate of completion on the lecture portion of the FOT.
$1500
This course is a self paced lecture portion of the TR-FOT certification course.
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TR-CFI - Fiber Optic Installer Online
Course Synopsis - Theory & Discussion
Requirements: Internet access
1. Introduction to Fiber Optics
Fiber Optic Advantages, applications, terminology and history
The fundamentals of light propagation, scales of measurement and the spectrum
Characteristics of Singlemode and Multimode
2. Cables
Cable types, construction and specifications
Cable Marking
Selection Criteria
3. Connectors and Terminations
Connector Types
Performance Specifications
Connector loss issues
4. Splicing – Fusion and Mechanical
Fusion Splicing
Cable Marking
Mechanical Splicing
5. Enclosures & Panels
Distribution, Patch and Splice Types
Re-Entry and Expansion capabilities
Routing and Preparation
6. Installation
Premise/LAN – Methods
Outside Plant – Methods
Aerial and Burial techniques
7. Test Equipment
Loss Testing, Return Loss, Bandwidth and Dispersion
OTDR Theory and Applications
Loss & System Budget Calculations
8.  Restoration and Maintenance
Practical applications
Time Saving Techniques
Record keeping and documentation
9. System Components and Design Issues
Transmitters and Receivers
Couplers and Splitters
WDM & DWDM Issues
10. System Design Exercise
Tools and Equipment
Practical applications
Time Saving Techniques

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TR-CFI

Certified Fiber Optic Installer (Self Paced- up to 1 year)
- Complete this On-line instruction, then attend any of our 2 day Hands-On practical sessions located anywhere in the world to complete your certification

$1500

TR-CFI

(Lecture Only)

Certified Fiber Optic Installer (Self Paced- up to 1 year)
- Only interested in a higher level of understanding, simply complete this course to receive a certificate of completion on the lecture portion of the CFOI.
$750
This course is a self paced lecture portion of the TR-CFI certification course.
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TR-FOF - Fiber Optic Fundamentals Online
Course Synopsis - Theory & Discussion
Requirements: Internet access
  1. Introduction to Fiber Optics
    • Fiber Optic advantages and applications
    • Terminology and history
    • The fundamentals of light propagation
    • Scales of measurement and the spectrum
    • Characteristics of Singlemode and Multimode
    • Manufacturing, Bandwith, and Linear effects
  2. Cables
    • Cable types, construction and specifications
    • Cable Marking
    • Selection Criteria
  3. Connectors and Terminations
    • Temporary and Permanent Connections
    • Connector Types
    • Mechanical and Environmental considerations
    • Performance Specifications
    • Connector loss issues
    • Splicing applications


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TR-FOF Fiber Optic Fundamentals Online (Self Paced- up to 1 year)
- Only interested in understanding the basics, this course is designed to provide students with the information necessary to understand and discuss fiber optic theory.
$600
  1. Enclosures & Panels
    • Panels
    • Distribution, Patch, and Splice Types
    • Application issues and selection criteria
    • Enclosures - Aerial, Burial
    • Re-Entry and Expansion capabilities
    • Routing and Preparation
  2. Test Equipment
    • Loss Testing - Tools & Equipment
    • Standards & Methods
    • Return Loss, Bandwidth and Dispersion
    • OTDR Theory and Applications
    • Loss & System Budget Calculations



This course is a self paced lecture portion of the TR-FOF certification course.
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TR-PWSF - Premise Wiring Systems Fundamentals Online
Course Description
Requirements: Internet access

Premise Wiring Systems Fundamentals is designed for new or experienced personnel who desire a fundamental knowledge of copper and fiber optic theory, codes, standards and practices widely accepted in the Telecommunications Industry today. Excellent for those who install, supervise, design and\or oversee the installation of copper and fiber premise wiring systems.

  • Understand the telecommunication-wiring standards for category rated cabling.
  • Understand a category rated wiring structure (basic link and channel Link).
  • Know how to analyze the performance parameters for category rated cabling systems.
  • Know the performance specifications for the high performance Twisted Pair Media.
  • Understand Premise Wiring Test Equipment.
  • Understand distance limitations, attenuation, near-end cross talk, wire mapping and how to test these measurable electrical properties of copper and fiber media.
  • Understand the current Telecommunication wiring standards.
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TR-PWSF Premise Wiring Systems
Fundamentals Online
$600
This course is a self paced lecture portion of the TR-PWSF certification course.
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TR-FCB - Fiber Characterization Introduction Online
Objective
Requirements: Internet access

This 1 day course will provide you with all the knowledge and requirements that are needed to effectively characterize your optical infrastructure. You will learn about all the requirements for engineering and for qualifying the optical fiber links that utilize specific bit rates in regards to both metro and long haul spans.

 

Course Synopsis

 

  • Learn about tests that are required for fiber characterization
  • Learn about transmission limits as a function of bit rate and applications
  • Learn about the effects of Chromatic Mode Dispersion and Polarization Mode Dispersion on high speed signals such as 10G, 40G, and 100G
  • Learn about OTDR theory and Bi-directional splice characterization
  • Learn about ORL and the consequences of high ORL
  1. Introduction to Fiber Characterization
    • What is Fiber Characterization?
    • Why is it needed?
    • Legacy networks and today's networks
  2. Fiber Optic Basic Review
    • Transmission basics
    • Light propagation
    • Causes of optical loss
    • Types of fiber
  3. Inspection and Cleaning of Fibers
    • Inspection tools
    • Proper cleaning practices
    • Inspection assessment
  4. End to End Loss
    • Connector loss
    • Splice loss
    • Power budget calculations
    • Test methodologies
    • OTLS functionality
  5. Optical Return Loss
    • Consequences of High ORL
    • ORL limits
    • ORL test tools
    • ORL testing
  1. OTDR
    • How an OTDR works
    • Reflectance
    • Dead Zones
    • Setting up the OTDR
    • Manual measurements
  2. Chromatic Dispersion
    • Causes of Chromatic Dispersion
    • Limits of Chromatic Dispersion
    • Chromatic Dispersion testing
    • Compensation
  3. Polarization Mode Dispersion
    • Causes of PMD
    • Mode coupling
    • PMD limits
    • PMD testing
    • Isolating high PMD areas
  4. Bi-Directional Trace Analysis
    • Post analysis software
    • Creating templates
    • Applying templates
    • Generating splice reports
  5. Reports
    • Transferring data
    • Compiling data
    • Generate report
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FOT-FCB Fiber Characterization - Introduction Level
Online
$600
This course is a self paced lecture portion of the TR-FCB certification course.
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