FTTx Splicer Specialist (FSS)
Course Category: Tower Technician
The FTTx Splicer Specialist course will provide learners with the benefits of working with fiber to the premises (FTTP)/FTTx and Fiber Deep (Node + 0) networks to service cable customers. Learners will be able describe the types of passive optical networks (PON) used by cable operators and differentiate these networks from an HFC and Fiber Deep access network. The course also addresses the topics fiber prep, fusion / mechanical splicing, fiber cleaning and testing.
-SCTE Understanding Cable Technology or equivalent
-SCTE Broadband Premises Installation or SCTE Broadband Distribution Specialist
-SCTE Coax Splicer Specialist
Upon successful completion
-SCTE Course Completion Certificate
-2 Recertification Units (RUs) toward SCTE certification renewal
*This course is discounted for NATE members.