• 3-day course
US$ 950 (AED 3,496) per Candidate
Who Should Attend
Persons with minimum one year of design or implementation experience in network / telecom / cabling field – contractors, installers, consultants, network engineers, estimators and trainers.
What’s In It For Me?
Theory and practical knowledge on fiber optic cabling system. The course carries CFOT certification by FOA.

CFOT Training Brochure

Become knowledgeable in fiber optic technology

The Fiber Optic Cabling Training is designed to provide technicians, network engineers and project managers with the latest in optical fiber industry standards, design guidelines, installation practices, connector terminations, splicing, testing and troubleshooting. This course is vendor-neutral and will follow the latest standards in structured cabling and fiber optic cabling and show how they relate to installation requirements, optical transmissions, cable design options, termination and splicing, testing and safety. The course will provide hands-on fiber optic termination, splicing and testing practices to the students.

Class Room Session (1½ days)

  • Basic concepts and terminology
  • Networking fundamentals
  • Principles of transmission – Optical fiber
  • Optical fiber cabling systems components:
  • Multimode and Single mode
  • Standards
  • Horizontal cabling design
  • Backbone cabling design
  • Telecommunications Entrance Facilities
  • Optical fiber installation: Termination and Splicing
  • Optical fiber testing: Power Meter and OTDR
  • Application of fiber optics
  • Installation practices and Recommendations
  • Cable preparation

Hands-on Session (1½ days)

    • Dressing cable into cabinets and outlets
    • Connector Termination :

– Anaerobic adhesive and polish, and pre-polish

    • Splicing: Mechanical and Fusion
    • Testing

– Visual fault locator
– Light source/power meter testing
– OTDR testing

  • Certification testing and documentation
  • Technician safety practices

Written Exam