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For Fiber Optic Professionals

Fiber Optic Training Overview


• You will learn in a straightforward relaxed atmosphere.
• Hands on with actual tools used in the field.
• Learn to connect & splice fiber optic cable.
• Learn by doing. Strip, cleave & clean fiber.

Day 1: Fiber Optics
Basic Fiber Optic Theory

• Advantages of Fiber Optics
• Components in a Link
• Layers of a Simplex Cable
• Singlemode vs. Multimode
• Multifiber Cable Configurations
• Fiber Optic Connectors

FIS SC, LC Connectorization Workshop

• Cable Preparation
• Curing and Scribing
• Polishing

Microscope Operation & Connector Polish Analysis

Day 2: Advance Fiber Optics - Review and Self Test
Power Meter & Light Source Theory and Workshop

• PM & LS Operation
• Hands-On Instruction OTDR Theory and Workshop
• How an OTDR Works
• Events and Trace Analysis
• Reflections & ORL
• OTDR Workshop

Mechanical Splicing Theory & Workshop

• Assembly of SC Bobtail Quick Term Connector

Microscope Operation & Connector Polish Analysis

• Assembly of SC Bobtail Quick Term Connector

Fusion Splicing Theory & Workshop

• Hands-On Instruction / Troubleshooting

Cheetah Splice-On Connector Certification


Fiber Optic Training is offered by FIS University, which is the training division of Fiber Instrument Sales, Inc. (FIS). Depending on the specific course, classes run from two to three days in length, providing technicians with a solid foundation upon which to build their careers in fiber optics. The hands-on training covers such topics as connectorization techniques, test equipment operation, fusion splicing, OTDR operation, network cabling installation and restoration, LAN applications and more. Courses are recognized by leading industry organizations, including BICSI and ETA, and course certificates are awarded upon graduation.

• Fiber Optics I and II is great for beginners as well as seasoned professionals who want to sharpen their skills.
• Classroom sessions provide hands-on instruction with theory, giving students the knowledge needed in today’s fiber optic applications.
• In two consecutive days, students will gain experience with the essential tools used by network installers and technicians. Classes cover fiber optic splicing, termination methods, network testing and more.

Are you looking for fiber optic training uniquely geared for your organization?

FIS University has developed and delivered thousands of customized courses, DVDs, videos, and other training materials for organizations around the world, each geared specifically to the skill levels and subject matters unique to your organization.

Focus, Flexibility and Efficiency: We can design and deliver a custom course geared specifically for your needs, objectives, and staff skill-levels. We can bring our training programs directly to your site(s) and schedule it to meet your business needs.

• Eliminate costly time, travel and accommodations expenses for multiple participants.
• Select a time & location convenient for you.
• Schedule session different corporate locations, over a defined time period.

We can train you on your own equipment, or we can bring the entire program to you….including equip-ment and supplies.

To learn more about FIS University’s Corporate Training Program, contact Grace Edel.




John Bruno
Vice President Of Training
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Robert Licari
Instructor, Sales Engineer
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