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

Note: Additional logistics fees may apply. The available locations for this course are visible in the Schedule section.

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/Quakertown, PA
Jan 7 – Jan 9, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Feb 4 – Feb 6, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Mar 3 – Mar 5, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Apr 7 – Apr 9, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Apr 28 – Apr 30, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Jun 2 – Jun 4, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Jul 7 – Jul 9, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Jul 28 – Jul 30, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Sep 1 – Sep 3, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Sep 29 – Oct 1, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Nov 4 – Nov 6, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Dec 1 – Dec 3, 2020 Quakertown, PA $1,750.00
Schedule – USA Locations
Jan 21 – Jan 23, 2020 Baltimore, MD $1,750.00
Jan 28 – Jan 30, 2020 Dallas, TX $1,750.00
Jan 28 – Jan 30, 2020 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Feb 11 – Feb 13, 2020 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Feb 18 – Feb 20, 2020 Philadelphia, PA $1,750.00
Feb 25 – Feb 27, 2020 Atlanta, GA $1,750.00
Mar 17 – Mar 19, 2020 Houston, TX $1,750.00
Mar 17 – Mar 19, 2020 Rochester, NY $1,750.00
Mar 24 – Mar 26, 2020 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
Mar 24 – Mar 26, 2020 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Mar 31 – Apr 2, 2020 Raleigh, NC $1,750.00
Mar 31 – Apr 2, 2020 San Diego, CA $1,750.00
Apr 21 – Apr 23, 2020 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Apr 21 – Apr 23, 2020 Pittsburgh, PA $1,750.00
Apr 28 – Apr 30, 2020 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
May 12 – May 14, 2020 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
May 12 – May 14, 2020 Indianapolis, IN $1,750.00
May 19 – May 21, 2020 San Antonio, TX $1,750.00
Jun 16 – Jun 18, 2020 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Jun 23 – Jun 25, 2020 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Jun 23 – Jun 25, 2020 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Jun 30 – Jul 2, 2020 Anchorage, AK $1,750.00
Jun 30 – Jul 2, 2020 Kansas City, MO $1,750.00
Jul 14 – Jul 16, 2020 Atlanta, GA $1,750.00
Jul 14 – Jul 16, 2020 Portland, OR $1,750.00
Jul 21 – Jul 23, 2020 Philadelphia, PA $1,750.00
Jul 28 – Jul 30, 2020 Dallas, TX $1,750.00
Aug 4 – Aug 6, 2020 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Aug 18 – Aug 20, 2020 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
Aug 25 – Aug 27, 2020 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Sep 1 – Sep 3, 2020 Rochester, NY $1,750.00
Sep 9 – Sep 11, 2020 Mahwah, NJ $1,750.00
Sep 15 – Sep 17, 2020 San Francisco, CA $1,750.00
Sep 22 – Sep 24, 2020 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
Sep 22 – Sep 24, 2020 Houston, TX $1,750.00
Sep 22 – Sep 24, 2020 Raleigh, NC $1,750.00
Sep 29 – Oct 1, 2020 Boston, MA $1,750.00
Oct 6 – Oct 8, 2020 Las Vegas, NV $1,750.00
Oct 27 – Oct 29, 2020 New Orleans, LA $1,750.00
Oct 27 – Oct 29, 2020 Pittsburgh, PA $1,750.00
Nov 4 – Nov 6, 2020 San Antonio, TX $1,750.00
Nov 10 – Nov 12, 2020 Kansas City, MO $1,750.00
Nov 17 – Nov 19, 2020 Denver, CO $1,750.00
Nov 24 – Nov 26, 2020 Phoenix, AZ $1,750.00
Dec 15 – Dec 17, 2020 Brooklyn, NY $1,750.00
Dec 15 – Dec 17, 2020 Orlando, FL $1,750.00
Schedule – International Locations
Feb 25 – Feb 27, 2020 Panama City, Panama $2,100.00
Mar 10 – Mar 12, 2020 Dubai, UAE $2,100.00
Apr 7 – Apr 9, 2020 Rome, Italy $2,100.00
Apr 14 – Apr 16, 2020 Sydney, Australia $2,100.00
Apr 28 – Apr 30, 2020 Queretaro, Mexico $2,100.00
May 26 – May 28, 2020 St. Martin, Caribbean $2,100.00
May 26 – May 28, 2020 Talofofo, Guam $2,100.00
Jun 23 – Jun 25, 2020 Saskatoon, SK $2,100.00
Jul 7 – Jul 9, 2020 Sao Paulo, Brazil $2,100.00
Jul 21 – Jul 23, 2020 Copenhagen, Denmark $2,100.00
Aug 18 – Aug 20, 2020 Calgary, Alberta $2,100.00
Aug 25 – Aug 27, 2020 Istanbul, Turkey $2,100.00
Sep 9 – Sep 11, 2020 Bogota, Colombia $2,100.00
Sep 15 – Sep 17, 2020 Sydney, Australia $2,100.00
Oct 6 – Oct 8, 2020 Panama City, Panama $2,100.00
Oct 19 – Oct 21, 2020 Dubai, UAE $2,100.00
Nov 4 – Nov 6, 2020 Santiago, Chile $2,100.00
Nov 24 – Nov 26, 2020 Cape Town, South Africa $2,100.00

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On-Site Training

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