Fiber Optics Training Company The Light Brigade Announces 2006 Schedule

New courses offer hands-on training in design, installation and testing


The Light Brigade announces its complete training schedule for 2006. The schedule lists the national dates and locations for The Light Brigade's one-, two-, and four-day courses, with both classroom and hands-on options.

The Fiber Optics 1-2-3 course focuses on how to design, install, test and maintain fiber optic communication systems for voice, video and data applications. This class features a comprehensive manual, excerpts from Light Brigade DVDs and intensive hands-on training stations. This course is offered with optional ETA Fiber Optic Installer (FOI) certification and is available in two-day or four-day formats.

The Hands-on Fiber Technician Modular courses are one-day advanced training classes that focus on a specific fiber optic discipline.

The Advanced "On The Road" course focuses on the specifics of singlemode fiber from a hands-on perspective and offers the new Fiber Optic Technician-Outside Plant (FOT-OSP) certification.

The new Fiber To The Home For Installers And Planners course focuses on challenges specific to FTTH/PON and offers optional ETA FOT-OSP certification.

The catalog also features information on The Light Brigade's series of staff development DVDs. Six titles have been released to date, with more planned for release every three to four months.

Over 30,000 attendees have participated in The Light Brigade's instructor-led fiber optic training courses worldwide. In addition, The Light Brigade has a wide variety of fiber optic training DVDs, videotapes, CD-ROMs, and computer-based training available. You can visit The Light Brigade on the web at www.lightbrigade.com.