The Fiber Optic Troubleshooting course introduces participants to the fundamentals of troubleshooting fiber optic systems. During the course, students are provided with several hands-on opportunities to work through real-life scenarios using various types of fiber optic test equipment to locate, analyze, and correct trouble related to a fiber optic network.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsCable acceptance +Causes of loss in fiber optic systems +End-to-end attenuation testing +Fault location +Fiber identifier +Fiber optic system components +Fiber optic system troubleshooting techniques +Fiber optic troubleshooting equipment +History and theory of fiber optics +How to test and measure cables and connectors +How to troubleshoot a system +Light source +Locating faults with an OTDR +OTDR +Power meter +Transmitter and receiver level testing +Troubleshooting a system with a power meter and light source
- Industry professionals responsible for installing and maintaining a fiber optic network
- Fiber Installers
- Fiber Troubleshooters
Government Programs, Certifications and AccreditationsGSA contract number: GS-02F-0003P. GSA customers, to register please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 723-3811
Continuing Education & Professional Credits