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FOA Approved Training

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Note: ONLY schools which are listed here are FOA-Approved and authorized to offer FOA certifications. Schools listed here are required to offer FOA certifications to all students. If you have any questions regarding a school's status with the FOA, contact the FOA staff.


Jon Adrian Williamson, CEO
Big Time Telephone Services
2554 Lincoln Blvd., #695
Marina del Rey, California 90291
United States
Tel: 310-503-6487 , 310-503-6487
Fax: 310-396-8207
Email: j.williamson22@verizon.net

Fiber Optics Cable Technician Course

Location: 3470 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90010

Big Time Telephone Services, Inc. (BTTS) Mission Statement is to "Provide quality, current, relevant and comprehensive curriculum, vocational services and lifelong learning programs administered by professional and culturally sensitive faculty that will serve the needs of the communities within the service area.

Course Frequency: 3 times a year. This course teaches apprentice level fundamentals for those persons seeking employment in the telecommunications/fiber optics cable field. Individuals will learn how to install, terminate, troubleshoot and identify various copper wires, coaxial wires and fiber optic cables. Students will be taught how to follow blueprints for the installation of telecommunication and computer systems.

WEEK ONE: Introduction Test of required abilities

WEEK TWO: Tech Math Test 1 - Tech Math

WEEK THREE: Overview of Cabling The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 1

WEEK FOUR: Cabling Jargon The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 2 Quiz

WEEK FIVE: Communications Networks and Applications The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 3

WEEK SIX: Cooper Cabling The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 4 Test 2

WEEK SEVEN: Fiber Optic Cabling The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 5

WEEK EIGHT: Wireless The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 6 Quiz

WEEK NINE: Designing Premises Cabling Systems The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 7

WEEK TEN: Premises Cabling Installation The FOA Reference Guide to Premises Cabling and Study Guide to FOA Certification Manual Chapter 8 Final Exam

WEEK ELEVEN: Life Skills/Job Readiness

WEEK TWELVE: Life Skills/Job Readiness

WEEK THIRTEEN: Ladder Management

WEEK FOURTEEN: Ladder Management

WEEK FIFTEEN: Ladder Management

WEEK SIXTEEN: Ladder Management

WEEK SEVENTEEN: Ladder Management



CFOT, CPCT, FOA Approved School # 314


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Note:ONLY those schools which are listed on the FOA website are FOA-Approved and authorized to offer FOA certifications. Schools listed here are required to offer FOA certifications to students.  If you have any questions regarding a school's status with the FOA, contact the FOA staff at staff@thefoa.org.

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