IN250: BICSI ITS Installer 2 Optical Fiber
IN250 ITS Installer 2, Optical Fiber is a 5 day course setting the groundwork for optical fiber based structured cabling system installation. The course will open with an overview of fiber transmission principles, professionalism, life safety and industry best practices, as related to fiber optics. A significant amount of course time will then be spent on installation, splicing, termination, testing and retrofitting of optical fiber cable. Additional topics covered will include pathways and spaces, firestopping, and an introduction to field coordination.
Who Should Attend?
ITS Installers who wish to expand their knowledge of the fiber optics industry, learn new skills and continue to advance professionally. Individuals preparing to sit for the ITS Installer 2, Optical Fiber exam must possess at least two years of current and verifiable ITS industry installation experience.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Participants sitting for the ITS Installer 2, Optical Fiber exam must be able to distinguish between different colors and possess manual dexterity to complete fine motor tasks. It is recommended to attend an IN250: BICSI ITS Installer 2, Optical Fiber Training course, as well as independent or group study of BICSI’s Information Transport Systems Installation Methods Manual (ITSIMM). Statistically, 87% of those that have taken an Installation course in the prior program have passed the Installation exam.