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.
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AFRALTI jointly with The Fiber Optics Association (FOA) is offering four certificate courses as follows:
Certified Fiber Optics Technician (CFOT), Certified Premises Cabling Technician (CPCT), Certified Fiber To The Home – FTTH (CFOS/H) and Certified Fiber Optic Network Design Specialist (CFOS/D).
Both Theory and Hands-On Training will conducted in all the courses. You will have opportunity to be taught by highly qualified Certified Fiber Optics Specialists/Instructors (CFOS/I).
AFRALTI is committed to equip technicians and engineers with technical and theoretic skills who will then be ready to be deployed in the ongoing broadband initiatives in East Africa and beyond. We are aware of the submarine cables landing in Mombasa, Dar es salaam and the other coastal Cities in Africa. There is massive national backbone Fiber rollouts in different African Countries. A number of Countries have developed a Broadband Strategy, e-Government; e-Health and e-Education are some of the prime examples of applications being launched.
Potential participants in the course are Voice, Data and Video (VDV) and FTTx Technicians; IT and Telecommunications Engineers. High School leavers who are inspiring to be Fiber Optics Technicians are welcome. Tuition Fee is flexible depending on the size of the group.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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