There is a faster way to get your CFOT

Questions Then you may qualify to challenge the FOA’s CFOT exam and get your CFOT right away. You want this. The Fiber Optic Association realizes that you may already be a seasoned fiber optic expert and all you are missing is that certification card for your wallet. The FOA has made a way for you to obtain your Certified Fiber …

The Canada Saskatchewan Job Grant Program

Can I get financial assistance to take the fiber training courses? Yes you can! The Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant is an employer-driven program that: Through the program, the employer contributes one-third of the training cost, and federal and provincial governments contribute the remaining two-thirds. Training must be provided by an eligible third-party training institution. For full and complete information, please read …

The Canada Alberta Job Grant Program

Can I get financial assistance to take the fiber training courses? Yes you can! The Canada-Alberta Job Grant (CAJG) is a funding program where employers and government share the cost of training new and existing employees to increase their knowledge and skills to meet the needs of Alberta’s changing economy. For full and complete information, please read the Canada-Alberta Job …

Where Can I Find CFOT Exam Questions?

From time to time, I notice people searching the website for any CFOT exam questions. I suppose they are trying to get some sort of advantage as they study for the CFOT exam. My advice is to stop looking online and start studying the textbook because you will not find these exam questions anywhere online. If you did find them …

The Value of Personal Training

Recently, a prospective student emailed me the following message: Hello, I’m just curious what your cfot training covers. I’m interested to see the difference between the course offered at NAIT and yours. The fee you have is significantly more than NAIT. Does the registration fee include the use of the tools we will need during the course. Any info would …

Fiber Cable Pretesting

The FOA recommends that all fiber be tested before installation, after installation and after termination to ensure that it wasn’t damaged during any one phase of handling. WHAT?! I have to pretest all of the spools of fiber optic cable that arrive on the worksite? I didn’t budget time and money to spend on installing connectors that will have to …

Standard Fiber Optic Colour Codes

Do you see this fiber cable? How about these fiber cables? Do you notice something special about there appearance? Hmmmm…. I see a pattern emerging. It almost seems like there is a colour code going on here. No matter what type of fiber cable you are working with, you will notice sooner or later that there are a lot of …