Certified Fiber Optic Specialist – Distributed Antenna System (CFOS/DAS)

The Certified Fiber Optic Specialist Course in Distributed Antenna System (DAS) Cabling Certification is a 2-day application specialist certification which covers how fiber optics and coax cable are used to connect antennas to electronics for DAS systems in buildings, large public facilities like sports stadiums, etc. where large crowds of users need multiple antennas for proper service as well as buildings, tunnels or other locations where cell phone signals are weak.

What you’ll learn

To qualify for Certified Fiber Optic Specialist – Distributed Antenna System (DAS) certification, a specialist training program must cover at least the following topics:

  • DAS cellular wireless antenna options
  • Combinations of cell and WiFi systems
  • DAS cabling architectures and component choice
  • Installation of fiber optics for the DAS (cables and hardware)
  • Testing the components and installed cable plant

 

Typical Field Experience and competencies For Direct DAS Specialist Certification
To qualify for the certification, two years field experience designing and installing DAS systems is required. Training by manufacturers or vendors of cabling products will be recognized as part of the experience requirements. The applicant must provide data supporting their experience and a recommendation from a client or customer.

Prerequisites: Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT)

Who should attend: The Certified Fiber Optic Specialist Course in Distributed Antenna System (DAS) is intended for anyone interested in private cellular and WiFi wireless networks.

Exam: Pass the Certified Fiber Optic Specialist – Distributed Antenna System (DAS)

Fiber Optic Training School: African eDevelopment Resource Centre is an approved Fiber Optic School by the Fiber Optic Association (FOA). We deliver Fiber Optic certification training in Nairobi (Kenya) and cities in Africa.