Industry certification, IHE Certificate of Completion
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
This five day class at the Butler Andover Campus will train telephone company technicians on fiber optic technology and outside plant practices. Complete hands-on training in cable and splice closure prep, grounding, splicing, testing, and troubleshooting. FTTH practices will be covered. This class will prepare the student to take the FOA CFOT, CFOS/T & CFOS/S examination.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Butler Community College - Andover Campus
4 - Workforce Investment Area IV
Type of Attainment:
Certificate - CFOT & CFOS/O - Fiber Optic Assoc.
Name of Credential
CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician), Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing (CFOS/T), Certified Specialist in Splicing (CFOS/S)
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Grants, loans and scholarships.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Fiber Optic Association (FOA)
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost