One Day Training

FIS Blue is proud to now offer a comprehensive 1-day hands-on training. Students will be able to learn about the basics and theory of fiber optics. Then, move right into the handling, cleaning and testing of fiber optic cables that use Military and Broadcast style connectors.

Minimum class is 10 students. Classes are limited to a maximum of 20 students per class. If more than 20 students need to be trained, multiple 1-day trainings will be provided.

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Course Curriculum

Morning Session

Basic Fiber Optic Theory

  • History of Fiber Optics
  • Advantages
  • Components of a Link

Materials and Standards

  • Layers of Fiber Optic Cable
  • Singlemode vs. Multimode
  • Multi-fiber Cable Configurations
  • Standard Fiber Optic Connectors

Standard Telcom Connectors

  • Obsolete Connectors
  • FC, ST, SC, LC & MTP Connectors

Cleaning & Handling

  • General Handling and
  • Cleaning of Connectors

Afternoon Session

SMPTE 304 Connectors (LEMO)

  • Connector Breakdown
  • Handling & Cleaning
  • Continuity Testing

Military Connectors (TFOCA-II & Delphi)

  • Connector Breakdown
  • Handling & Cleaning
  • Continuity Testing

Expanded Beam Connectors (Stratos)

  • Connector Breakdown
  • Handling & Cleaning
  • Continuity Testing

Power Meter and Light Source

  • Testing of Standard ST & LC Patchcords
  • Testing SMPTE 304 Cables
  • Testing of TFOCA-II & Delphi Cables
  • Testing of Expanded Beam Cables