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.
Our training courses are designed to provide fundamental and advanced knowledge and skills in fiber optic networks and enable technicians to perform in general fiber installation, splicing, and testing activities. Our trainings are recommended for anyone entering the fiber optics field, techs that may need to improve or gain specialized skills, and/or obtain US Department of Labor recognized certification for professional development or fulfill project qualification requirements. Our courses meet Fiber Optic Association (FOA) training criteria and prepare students seeking FOA certification. Certification will be awarded upon successful completion of all course requirements and obtaining minimum passing scores on final tests.
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.
The listings on this page represent the most recent information available to the FOA. Contact the individual school for verification.
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