Programme:Certified Fiber Optic Specialist (CFOS/D)

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Programme Details


Our mission is to expose our students to the rudiment of fiber optic project from Design to implementation & Documentation.


  • What is involved in designing a fiber optic network?
  • How to become a sub-contractor having possessed the skill of writing and defending fiber project proposal
  • How to choose components appropriate for communication systems.
  • How to proposed routing of the cable plant affects component choice and installation, carrying out fiber route survey using Google earth and GPS
  • Using loss budgets to ensure the communications system will work over the fiber optic proposed cable plant
  • How to determine what should be tested and documented: interpreting the Sow, preparing the BoQ, quotation and estimates
  • What paperwork and documentation will be needed for the project
  • How to manage the installation


  • Interpretation of sow
  • Fiber proposed route survey
  • Preparation of BoQ
  • Fiber project implementation skill
  • Documentation skill
  • Drawing interpretation
  • Project management skill
  • Software usage (map source, Google earth, excel, Ms-project etc)
  • Hardware handling (GPS)

A basic understanding of telecommunications and basic fiber optic splicing, termination and testing is required prior to taking this course.


Course Structure

-          Introduction to FO design

-          Overview of FO installation (outside plant  and premises)

-          Planning a fiber network

-          Choosing components

-          Design review (environmental requirement, power budget)

-          Testing and documentation

-          Estimation

-          Writing a project specification and other documentation

-          Exercises

-          Prerequisites: 2 years work experience  at least

-          5 DAYS


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