Course Objectives

Fiber 03 is for technicians who want to test and troubleshoot fiber optic systems. It will examine the measurement and troubleshooting tools that are commonly used to test system. Learners will learn how to take and interpret loss and Optical Time Domain Relfectometer (OTDR) measurements.

You will be able to:

1) determine scenarios to use a Visual Fault Locator

2) make measurements using an optical source and power meter

3) make and interpret OTDR traces

Contents

Module 1: Fiber Testing Tools

Module 2: Optical Loss testing

Module 3: The OTDR 

FAQ

  • What is included in the course?

    The course comes with a course workbook, videos, and interactive activities. At the end of the course, there will be a short comprehension test.

  • Is there a hands-on portion to the course?

    The course can be done with a hands-on component or not. The hands-on component can be done internally at your company or we can arrange an instructor to come in to help after the online course is completed.

Technology Partners

www.viavisolutions.com
www.fitel.com
www.uclswiftna.com
www.telonix.ca
www.gapwireless.com

Interested in the Fiber Techician bundle

Includes three courses:

Fiber 1: Fiber and the Internet
Fiber 2: Fiber Cable, Splicing and Connectors
Fiber 3: Fiber Troubleshooting
Fiber 4: Optical Link Design