The CFOT course is an internationally recognized certification in the field of Fiber Optics
deployments. Our Facilitators are a mix of highly experienced Tutors and acclaimed
professionals with considerable theoretical backgrounds as well as extensive industrial
experience related to fiber optic technology.
The FOA which accredits the CFOT course is a widely respected international non-profit
educational organization that is dedicated to promoting professionalism in the field of fiber
Founded in 1995 by several prominent fiber optics trainers and industry personnel,
it has grown and is now being involved in : Setting standards for administering programs,
Evaluating schools and Developing courses and training programs for Training and
certifying instructors, Participating in industry standards activities, Publishing industry
news and Promoting fiber optics applications and education.
To date, the FOA has approved over 150 training programs worldwide, including technical
schools and colleges, professional training organizations and companies offering
employee training programs. Over 20,000 students have successfully completed
requirements for the FOA CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician) certification. The FOA
also maintains an online database of certified fiber-optic installers and consultants from all
over the world.
No previous experience is necessary. This training program is not limited to installers or
technicians, it is an excellent credential for manufacturing, sales and marketing personnel,
indicating their comprehensive knowledge of the industry and building confidence in their
assistance to their customers.
The course has two components: a theory component and
a hands-on component where emphasis is placed on the practical aspects of working with
fiber optic cables. Optical fiber installation, splicing, connectorization, troubleshooting
and acceptance testing are taught with extensive hands-on practice. Also covered is
the use of transceivers, switching gear, splice enclosure hardware, and procedures
pertaining to installing and testing them.
Bluescripts Infotech Institute is providing you with following certification in CFOT :