Fiber Optics For Utilities Level 1 

This three-day instructor-led course teaches basic fiber optic theory and the products used in fiber networks, focusing on the proper installation and maintenance of aerial and underground utility fiber optic systems. Hands-on skills training includes splicing, termination, testing, and troubleshooting to increase efficiency, reliability, and deployment speed in the field.


Audience: Installers and technicians in the utility telecom industry

Prerequisite: Fiber Foundations are recommended, but not required

Course Level: Introductory to intermediate. Beginners to experienced fiber technicians find the class and extensive hands-on skills training beneficial


Course Length: 3 days: 1.5 days of classroom learning and 1.5 days of hands-on skills training


Certification (Optional): UTC Fiber Optic Professional Level 1 Technician


Course Content: Detailed Course Outline - Course Overview