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Jones/NCTI® to Host Light Brigade® Fiber Optic Training Sessions in Colorado

12/16/2014
Jones/NCTI and the Light Brigade, the education and training division of AFL, have expanded their joint relationship by bringing Light Brigade’s premier fiber optic training programs closer to front-line employees. In 2015, Jones/NCTI will host all nine Light Brigade training courses which are scheduled for the Denver area beginning in January.


Light Brigade® Releases New 2015 Training Catalog

10/8/2014
Light Brigade is pleased to announce the publication of their 2015 Training Catalog. This new 30-page brochure details Light Brigade’s training courses, DVDs, and fiber optic tool kits.


Light Brigade® Announces 2015 Courses in Canada

9/30/2014
Light Brigade, the world’s leading fiber optic training provider, has announced that it will provide thirteen public training sessions scheduled in nine cities across Canada throughout 2015. The courses to be featured this year include Fiber Optics 1-2-3, Advanced Hands-on Training, FTTx for Installers and Technicians, Fiber Optics for Oil/Gas, Fiber Optics for Mining Applications, and Fiber Op...


Light Brigade® Introduces High-speed Fiber Optic Systems Training DVD

7/23/2014
The Light Brigade introduces its newest menu-based staff training DVD titled, “High-speed Fiber Optic Systems.” The DVD examines the rapid improvement of spectral efficiency within the fiber optic system and addresses how advanced modulation formats work to help meet the demand for higher speed data transmission.


Light Brigade® Releases Fiber Optic Patch Panels, Closures and Pedestals Training DVD

6/3/2014
The Light Brigade is releasing its newest menu-based DVD titled Fiber Optic Patch Panels, Closures, and Pedestals. This updated release to the company’s popular Staff Development Series of instructional videos examines the various categories of cross-connect products typically used in metropolitan, wide, local and storage area networks.


Light Brigade® Reaches Major Fiber Optic Training Milestone

5/16/2014
The Light Brigade has reached a major milestone of training more than 50,000 people worldwide through its public and customized classes, e-learning programs, and educational webinars.


Light Brigade® and Lightwave Partner to Offer Optical Innovation Summit in Austin, Texas, July 14-16, 2014

5/14/2014
Lightwave, for 30 years the premier source of information on optical technology development and applications, has scheduled the Lightwave Optical Innovation Summit to launch in Austin, July 14-16, 2014. Lightwave partner Light Brigade will provide two workshops to kick off the event, one for each of the two tracks.


Light Brigade® and USTelecom Partner to Offer Network Engineering and Outside Plant Training

5/1/2014
Light Brigade and US Telecom, the nation’s premiere trade association representing service providers and suppliers for the telecom industry, are partnering to offer fiber optic delivery training encompassing network engineering and outside plant (OSP).


Light Brigade® and UTC Partner to Provide Fiber Optic Training at UTC Telecom 2014 Conference

4/10/2014
The Light Brigade and Utilities Telecom Council (UTC) have partnered to provide professionals in the growing utility fiber optic network industry with the opportunity to become officially certified in fiber optic network technologies. Training will be held in Phoenix, AZ at the annual UTC Telecom Conference, May 6-9.


Light Brigade® and FTTH Council Asia-Pacific Join for FTTx Training

4/3/2014
Light Brigade has been endorsed by FTTH Council Asia-Pacific to enhance fiber-to-the-home (FTTx) training programs in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The training initiative will improve workforce skills, productivity and FTTH uptake through FTTH training in the region.


Light Brigade® and NeST Institute of Fiber Optic Technology Pvt. Ltd. Partner to Form India-based Training Center

3/21/2014
Light Brigade, and NeST Institute of Fiber Optic Technology Pvt. Ltd. (NIFOT), a NeST Group Company and leading ODM company for fiber optic products and fiber-to-the-home solutions, are partnering to form an India-based training center that will provide world-class training on fiber optic technology.


Light Brigade® Updates Oil and Gas Training Program

3/14/2014
Light Brigade has updated its oil and gas training program, increasing classroom and hands-on training to four days and featuring new chapters on fiber optic sensing theory and sensing applications.


Light Brigade® Launches 2014 Webinar Series

3/4/2014
Light Brigade will release free, live webinars each month covering relevant topics for the fiber optics industry, including fiber optic safety, fiber and cable management products, FTTx—outside plant design and multimode bandwidth for Pro A/V applications.


Light Brigade® and Dover Telecommunications Partner on Training for Fiber Optic and Wireless Markets

1/21/2014
The Light Brigade, AFL’s education and training division, and Dover Telecommunication Services (DTS), a service provider that offers skills training to telecommunications professionals, have partnered to offer a comprehensive array of new instructor-led and online training programs encompassing both fiber optic and wireless applications.