Please wait while message is being sent...

The fibre technician’s basics

This course introduces you to the fibre technician’s daily work. You will achieve the skills needed for working with fibre optic installation techniques.

TARGET GROUP

Those who rapidly would like to adopt established fibre optic installation techniques.

QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED

Some experience from installation in the infrastructure environment of IT.

OBJECTIVES

When the course is completed the attendant should have achieved basic knowledge on the characteristics of the optical fibre and fibre optic cables. Fibresplicing and cable jointing are included as well as measuring and troubleshooting using an OTDR instrument.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Characteristics of optical fibre. Types, fields of application and installation methods.
  • Splicing of loose fibres and fibre ribbons.
  • Splicing in manholes and joint closures.
  • Ribbonising. Choosing tools and cable handling.
  • Critical operations during installation.
  • Documentation of completed jointings, check-ups.
  • Mid span access.
  • The OTDR instrument. Functions, fields of application, potentials and limitations.
  • Technical terms, such as dB and dBm.
  • Measuring transmission attenuation, splice attenuation and length.
  • Analysis of measured curves.
  • Troubleshooting of fibre links and cable breakdown caused by cuble cuts.
  • Documentation of fibre links and networks.
  • Verification of fibre links using a stabilised light source and a detector.

COURSE DURATION

7 days. Theory combined with hands on training.

CERTIFICATION

Will be issued when the course is completed.

 

On request special courses may be provided.

Contact Us

Read Our Privacy Policy