WIA and Corning to Launch Pre-apprenticeship Program for Fiber Optic Careers Development  

This program offers broadband certification for more information please see:

Workforce development and technician certification with the Fiber Broadband Association

The Fiber Broadband Association offers classes and certification for broadband technicians in several areas around the United States. These certifications fufill some obligations required for many grants.
The classes cover the following topics:

• Applications and Advantages of Fiber
• Fiber Theory, Types, Geometry
• Safety and tools
• Cables and Cable Structures
• Architectures & Topologies
• Connectors, Splicing, and Splitters
• Cable and Fiber Management
• Test Equipment and Testing
• Outdoor and Premise Installation
• Systems Overview
• Optical Network Terminals
• Troubleshooting

For more information on hosting classes near you please see the presentation or visit https://www.fiberbroadband.org