The Fiber Optic Association has developed curriculum guidelines for training course approval and only approves schools or training organizations meeting our standards. Schools or training organizations which offer training which meets FOA standards are listed on this website and are authorized to offer FOA certifications.
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.
This course teaches the fundamentals of structured cabling. It is designed to provide entry-level technicians with the background knowledge and basic skills needed to function safely and effectively as part of a cabling installation team. The course also covers standards used in premises cabling. It covers copper, Fiber and wireless technologies used and corresponding components for multimode (OM1, OM2, OM3 and OM4) and single mode fibers, copper (UTP Cat 3, 5 and 6), coax and wireless. The Certified Premises Cabling Technician (CPCT) course is the introductory course of the Broadband Fiber Optic Network Cabling Installation Career Path.
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 email@example.com.
The listings on this page represent the most recent information available to the FOA. Contact the individual school for verification.
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