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Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT). Course Description: This course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician. This fiber optic training combines theory and 85% hands-on activities to prepare the student to take the CFOT test that is sanctioned by the Fiber Optics Association (FOA) and given and graded on the final class day. This course also introduces the student to industry standards governing Fiber to the Desk (FTTD), Fiber to the Home (FTTH) and Distribution Cabling. Students will learn how to identify fiber types, recognize various connectors used in fiber installation and install, terminate, splice and properly test fiber cable to existing standards. Anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optics technician should attend this course. Course fee includes study materials, exam fees, test book and CD. Note: Actual number of hours may vary depending on number of students. Prerequisite: Able to see, identify and manipulate small items and be able to read and speak the English language. Call (845)341-9532 for course information.