Certified Fiber Optic Specialist/Testing (CFOS/Testing)

Two Day Course

$789.00 Plus applicable taxes

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Course Description

This two day program will introduce the student to standards governing the installation, testing, and troubleshooting of OSP fiber optics cable systems.

Duration: Two Days (16 hours)
Prerequisite: Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT)

On completion, students receive the CFOS Testing Certification from the FOA.

CFOS/Testing – is the FOA certification for specialist certification covering fiber optic testing intended for technicians involved in the design, installation, testing, troubleshooting or maintenance of fiber networks.
A comprehensive course covering testing and measurement of fiber optic networks. Each student will gain the required knowledge to test and troubleshoot a fiber optic network. Using different test procedures and equipment, the student will gain valuable knowledge in the art of testing, troubleshooting and maintaining a fiber optic system.



What to Expect In Training Programs For Testing Specialist Certification FOA-Approved training

for Certified Fiber Optic Specialist/Testing certification meets the following requirements:

• Classroom sessions covering all test equipment, methods and standards
• Inspecting and cleaning connectors correctly
• Training in both insertion loss testing and optical time domain reflectometry (OTDR testing)
• Include testing of both singlemode and multimode fibers
• Understanding of measurement errors in tests
• Instructor verification of achievement of advanced skills in testing
• Course includes 50% lab time
The Student will have the ability to go back to the job and do this work.

Every Effort Is Made To Tailor This Course and Labs To The Particular Needs Of The Group.

Note ! ! ! This Is Not An Engineering Or Design Course. It Is A Technician’s Course – Taught At The Technician Level.


Course Registration


To register for this course, click on the button below to submit payment via PayPal. After payment you will be redirected to the course registration page. Please note: Course tuition is due at the time of scheduling. Please allow a minimum of 72 hours notice to cancel or reschedule your seat. A $200 cancellation fee may apply for short notice.
No shows and cancellations not made within the specified cancellation period will incur the full cost of registration.

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