The purpose of this certificate is to prepare the student for work at a communications firm as a lineman, cable splicer, I & R technician, or fiber optic tech. Typically, work is performed outdoors in construction, splicing, troubleshooting and maintaining copper and fiber optic communication lines. Employees will work with voice, data, and video circuits. Employers include telephone companies, CLECs, Cable TV companies, and telecom contractors. PRINT with Descriptions
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Fundamentals of Telecom
Introduction to Fiber Optics
Outside Plant Construction
Basic Cable Splicing
OSP Cable Maintenance
Advanced Cable Splicing
We recommend that you contact an advisor before enrolling in any degree, certificate, or transfer program to ensure all requirements are met including total hours associated with transfer courses.
This is a General Education or Elective course to be selected and therefore has no schedule link.