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Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Main (CFOS/T) is a Course

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Main (CFOS/T)


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This 2-day, 16-hour course is designed to offer advanced training to anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optics networks. Participants gain the knowledge and skills needed to use the overall spectrum of testing and maintenance of single mode fiber optics networks and gain a detailed overview and of the various pieces of equipment used in testing and maintenance.Prerequisite: Participants must have successfully passed the basic CFOT course within the preceding 12 months or have renewed their FOA membership within that time frame prior to attending this course.

Program Structure

The course is is synchronous live instruction and held Monday and Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Test & Main

April 19-20, 2021 October 11-12, 2021

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April 5-9, 2021 September 27-October 1, 2021

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Course Instructors

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Steven Hudson

With over 25 years in the technology industry, Steven has worked on various fiber projects including working as an onsite project manager for Lowe’s fiber to the desktop project, and was involved with the Arkansas Department of Education as it expanded the fiber optic network for hundreds of school campuses throughout Arkansas. Steven also has experience serving as Network Administrator at Arkansas School for Mathematics, Science & Arts, and as Senior Network Engineer helping to expand LAN & WAN connectivity. Steven also a veteran of the United States Air Force/Air National Guard, served as an adjunct professor at the College of the Ouachitas and is a certified instructor for the FOA.

Cost $749
16 Hour Course