Course Objectives

This course is for everyone who wants to learn anything about fiber.  It covers the vocabulary and loos at the work processes and equipment necessary to complete fiber work or build fiber systems.  

Fiber 01 is appropriate whether you want to become a fiber technician, or you work in sales and management dealing with fiber networks.  

It is the first stepping stone to becoming a fiber technician. Fiber technicians are responsible for installing fiber optics on premises and out in the field. You will learn...

1) how the internet is distributed.

2) components necessary to install fiber connections.


Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: The Internet

Module 3: Fiber 101

Module 4: Fiber Components

Technology Partners

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


  • 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.

Lecture 1: How the Internet Works