Course Description

Are you ready to become an expert in testing structured cabling? Join our comprehensive online course, designed for professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and skills in this critical field. In just 75 minutes, you will gain the expertise required to excel in structured cabling testing, using cutting-edge equipment from industry leaders AEM Test and Viavi.

This course provides a deep dive into structured cabling architectures, covering the latest industry standards and best practices. You'll learn the intricacies of copper cable testing, common troubleshooting common issues, and conducting accurate performance evaluations. The copper cabling testing sections covers crosstalk, return loss, alien crosstalk, PoE testing and building reports. Additionally, you'll explore how to identify faults in fiber cable runs.

Led by industry experts, this course combines theoretical concepts with practical demonstrations to ensure a comprehensive learning experience. By the end of the course, you'll be equipped with the skills and knowledge to confidently test and validate structured cabling systems, ensuring optimal performance and reliability.

Enroll now and unlock the key to success in the ever-evolving world of structured cabling testing!

Course curriculum

  1. 1
  2. 2
    • Module 1 introduction to Structured Cabling

    • Network Cabling Architectures

    • Copper Structured Cabling used today

    • Quiz #1

    • Fiber Structured Cabling

    • Test locations and Terms

    • Copper Cable Connection standards

    • Copper Cable connection Types

    • Power over Ethernet (PoE) Overview

    • Quiz #2

  3. 3
    • Copper Cable Testing Introduction

    • Tests and Tools Overview

    • Test Tools: Verification

    • Test Tools: Qualification

    • Test Tools: Certification

    • Tests: Basic Wiremap

    • Tests: Advanced Wiremaps

    • Tests: Toning

    • Tests: Length and NVP

    • Tests: Bandwidth and VLAN's

    • Tests: Power over Ethernet (PoE)

    • Quiz #3

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: Loss, length, delay

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: CrossTalk

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: Return Loss

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: Alien Crosstalk

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: Tester Overview

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: Link, channel and MPTL demo

    • Tests: Copper Cable Certification: NEXT and RL Locators

    • Testers: Copper Cable Certification: Testing for PoE capability

    • Copper Cabling Certification Test Reports

    • Quiz #4

  4. 4
    • Introduction to Inside plant Fiber Testing

    • Fiber Testing: Cleaning and setting limits

    • Fiber testing: Setting references

    • Fiber Testing: Test results and Visual Fault Finding

  5. 5
    • The importance of testers: Thanks to our Partners

    • Final Quiz

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