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Certified Fiber Optic Specialist Design

Categories: Fiber Optics, Networking
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This FOA Accredited and Certified Fiber Optic Network Design – CFOS/D – Fiber Optic Network Design Specialist – is the FOA certification for network owners, IT personnel, facilities managers, network designers, estimators or technicians involved in the design or installation of fiber networks. The objective is to design a fiber optic cable plant for communications systems or construction projects such as computer LANS, CATV, municipal wireless, intelligent highways, and cellular phone towers.


The CFOS/D certification qualifies a fiber optic network designer in creating a plan and a documentation necessary to facilitate the actual network construction. The training includes: planning the network, starting the documentation, choosing equipment, understanding power and loss budgets, planning and supervising the installation process, planning for operation and restoration, and hands-on case studies.


Getting certified as a Fiber Optic Network Design Specialist levels up your acumen and competence as a fiber optic technician. Moreover, it’s a strong indication of your extensive knowledge and experience in the said profession. The CFOS/D certification solidifies your credentials and makes you a cut above the rest.

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Course Content

Introduction to fiber optic design

Overview of Fiber Optic Installations both outside plant and premises

Planning a Fiber Optic Network

Components Selections

Testing And documentation

Estimating Writing a Project Specification and other documentation

Hands-On Session and Case Studies:
Design Case Studies Fiber To The Home

Project design estimation and design Review

CFOSD Exam (Fiber Optic Association Exam)