Training Course
Fibre to the Home (FFTH) &
Optical Time Domain Reflectometer Course (OTDR)

Fibre from Home

About the Course:
This course enables you to cater to South Africa’s growing demand of access to fast internet. The FTTX course is a combination of theoretical and practical aspects related to the demand of the market.

Who will benefit from this course:

  • Qualified optic fibre technicians

  • Engineers

What will you learn:

  • Optic fibre links,
  • Network Distribution Points (NDP),
  • Central Distribution Points (CDP),
  • Optic splitters,
  • Fibre deployment in complexes,
  • Poling,
  • Ducting,
  • Digging,
  • Link testing,
  • Site management, site survey and site safety,
  • Optic fibre dome installation,
  • Piping and channeling installation,
  • Offsite optic fibre link installation from the pole to home or office

Optical Time Domain Reflectometer Course (OTDR)

About the Course:
In the optic fibre industry, the Time Domain Optical Reflectometer (OTDR) is used for the specific purpose of testing the integrity of optic fibre cables in a given network or optic fibre links. This 1-day course has been designed to help managers and optic fibre technicians understand the complexities of an OTDR trace.

Who will benefit from this course:

  • Project managers

  • Technicians

What will you learn:

  • OTDR basics – what it measures and its features,
  • OTDR working principle,
  • OTDR trace,
  • OTDR Setting parameters: Range, Pulse Width, Sampling Time
  • Understanding events: Non-reflective, Reflective, Gainers, Ghosts
  • Optical return loss
  • Effects of a launch cables
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Duration:  5 Days from 8:00 am – 16:00 pm
R11,500.00 incl. VAT.

Contact us today:
Rhouna Malefane
Tel: +27 10 020 3779
Mobile: +27 72 591 4573

Course dates:

  • 09 – 13 March 2020

  • 22 – 26 June 2020

  • 28 September – 2 October 2020

  • 09 – 13 November 2020

Endorsed by:

  • University of Johannesburg,