This certified fiber to the antenna / tower installer training course is designed for those who install and test fiber optic cables installed within antenna towers. It identifies you as a tower installer with practical knowledge of fiber optic theory, codes, standards and practices widely accepted in the wireless telecommunications industry. In addition, this training incorporates a three-day hands-on lab, validating installer skills, including fiber cable installation, OTDR testing, connector cleaning and loss prevention. These skills are applicable to all the requirements to safely and competently install, maintain, and test fiber optic antenna systems. Course lectures must be taken on line.
Upon successful completion of the required on-line lectures and exams, the student will then attend the TR-FTAI Hands-on training sessions scheduled. The hands-on training session is required to complete the Fiber to the Antenna Installer Certification.