Leading wireless and cable companies in North Carolina are using the fiber-optic technology to improve their long-distance phone, cable television and internet services. Build the skills for employment as a technician in the network cabling industry. Learn about telecommunications and the fundamentals of fiber-optic cable systems, perform a mechanical splice, calculate a system loss budget and construct, test and troubleshoot cabling systems with electronic equipment.
Industry-recognized credential(s): Certified Fiber-optic Technician
Complete course(s) in: Six months or less
Financial assistance available
Don't have enough money to pay for a course? Right now, Wake Tech's Propel program offers scholarships that cover the cost of registration, fees, books, course-specific supplies and credentialing exams.
NOTE: Scholarship applications are currently closed and will reopen July 1.
Course details and registration information
Certified Fiber Optic Technician Training (CFOT)TCT-3102A7
Build the skills for entry-level employment as a technician in a Fiber Optic or Telecommunications company. This course covers the fundamental principles of fiber optics – technology, cable termination, networks, splicing procedures, troubleshooting, and testing equipment. Y...
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