3-Day Training “Standard”

Installation, test and maintenance of optical cable networks

I. THEORETICAL PART (12 lessons)

  • How to work safely.

  • Basic concepts and units in optical communications.

  • Cable optical communication system elements.

  • Optical fiber – structure and operating wavelength range. Attenuation and dispersion.

  • Optical fiber types according to ITU-T.

  • Optical power loss. Calculation of the optical line budget.

  • Wavelength multiplexing (WDM) – CWDM and DWDM.

  • Passive optical networks (PON) – types, topology, and a principle of operation.

  • Designing of passive optical network and active equipment installation.

  • Connecting optical fiber.

  • Fiber optic splicing.

  • Measuring optical power and optical line loss.

  • Working with an optical reflectometer – the principle of operation, operating modes, basic settings, events analysis, and anomalies.

 II. PRACTICAL PART (11 lessons)

  • Arc fusion splicers – a principle of operation and basic settings.

  • Splicer and cleaver maintenance. Common problems.

  • Installation of an optical cable into an optical splice closure and wall-mountable box / ODF.

  • Implementation of cable mid-span access.

  • Arranging optical fibers.

  • Measurement of optical line parameters with OTDR, events analysis.

 III. TEST and COMMENTARY ON MISTAKES (1 lesson)

Installation, test and maintenance of optical cable networks

 

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Price per person* without VAT

* One training group is between 6 and 8 people