Broadband Fiber Optics Technician

CERT - Occupational Certificate

This certificate prepares the student for a career as an entry-level telecommunications technician specializing in fiber optics. Students will learn to install, terminate, test, and troubleshoot single-mode and multimode fiber optic cabling systems in a variety of building foundations.

Program Purpose

Prepare students for employment as a Broadband Fiber Optic Technician.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of fiber optics theory and principles, broadband technologies, installation and termination techniques, and splicing and repair procedures.
  • Install, operate, and maintain fiber optic cable plants used in broadband telecommunications networks using industry-standard fiber optics equipment.
  • Describe the various foundation and framing materials and terminology.
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform basic foundation and framing construction.

Additional Information

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.  Rev. 10/2022