Contact Tom: 732-241-7845
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The Fiber Optic Training
Professionals
Tom Rauch
CFOT, CFOI
FOA Master Instructor
Our courses are sanctioned
by a Fiber Optic Association
(FOA) -
NOT an Electronics
Association (ETA).
Tom retired from Verizon Communications as Manager, Network Operations.  He was responsible for installation and
maintenance field work groups throughout New Jersey.  During his 30 year career with Verizon, Tom was involved in
POTS (installation and maintenance), Digital, T1, T3, DSL/ADSL, Special Services (analog/digital), Safety, Training,
Sales Generation and Public Affairs.  

After his retirement Tom has worked as a training consultant teaching FTTH (voice, data and video), Fiber Splicing
and Fiber CO/Distribution Network Applications to broadband technicians throughout the country.  He has also worked
as a consultant providing computer training at community colleges in NJ, MD and VA.

Tom is a Certified Fiber Optics Instructor and Fiber Optics Network Testing & Maintenance Specialist certified by the
Fiber Optic Association (FOA).

Hobbies – Biking, Camping, Water Sports, Traveling, Sports Enthusiast.
Tom's 2016 Fiber Optic Training Schedule
Volunteer State
Community College
Gallatin, TN
Ph: (615) 230-3360
Monday - Wednesday
October 24 - 26, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Volunteer State
Community College
Gallatin, TN
Ph: (615) 230-3360
Thursday - Friday
October 27 - 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Volunteer State
Community College
Gallatin, TN
Ph: (615) 230-3360
Saturday - Sunday
October 29 - 30, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Monday - Wednesday
November 14 - 16, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Thursday - Friday
November 17 - 18, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Saturday - Sunday
November 19 - 20, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Monday - Wednesday
Sept. 19 - 21, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Thursday - Friday
Sept. 22 - 23, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T
Learn to Hold the Power of Light Within Your
Finger Tips!
BDI DataLynk Fiber Optics Training With Tom Rauch
...
teaching you to gear up before you show up.
Teaching Procedures
Not Opinions
Since 1999.
Prepare to Learn.
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Private Class:
Week of August 15, 2016
CFOT, CFOS/O
Private Class:
Week of
August 29,
2016
CFOT, CFOS/S
Orlando, FL
Private Class:
Week of
October 3, 2016
CFOT, CFOS/S
Phoenix, AZ
Big Sandy Community
and Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Monday - Wednesday
December 5 - 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Big Sandy Community
and Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Thursday - Friday
December 8 - 9, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Big Sandy Community and
Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Saturday - Sunday
December 10 - 11, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
March 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
March 9 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
October 16 - 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
October 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Tom's 2017 Fiber Optic Training Schedule
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
Feb. 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
Feb. 9 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
June 5 - 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
June 8 - 9, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
Sept. 18 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
Sept. 21 - 22, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Monday - Wednesday
January 9 - 11, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Thursday - Friday
January 12 - 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Saturday - Sunday
January 14 - 15, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Monday - Wednesday
September 11 - 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Thursday - Friday
September 14 - 15, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Saturday - Sunday
September 16 - 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Monday - Wednesday
April 3 - 5, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Thursday - Friday
April 6 - 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod, MA
Ph: 508-375-5010
Saturday - Sunday
April 8 - 9, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Monday - Wednesday
Jan. 23 - 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Thursday - Friday
Jan. 26 - 27, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Monday - Wednesday
August 28 - 30, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Thursday - Friday
August 31 - Sept. 1, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Monday - Wednesday
April 24 - 26, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Thursday - Friday
April 27 - 28, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Monday - Wednesday
December 4 - 6, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Warren County Community
College Washington, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Thursday - Friday
December 7 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Monday - Wednesday
February 20 - 22, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Thursday - Friday
February 23 - 24, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Tri-County Technical College
Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Monday - Wednesday
Feb. 27 - March 1, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Tri-County Technical College
Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Thursday  - Friday
March 2 - 3, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Tri-County Technical College
Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Saturday  - Sunday
March 4 - 5, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Monday - Wednesday
May 1- 3, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Thursday - Friday
May 4 - 5, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Monday - Wednesday
May 8 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Thursday - Friday
May 11 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Saturday - Sunday
May 13 - 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Monday - Wednesday
May 15 - 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Thursday  - Friday
May 18 - 19, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Saturday - Sunday
May 20 -21, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
August 7 - 9, 2017
Monday - Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOT

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
August 10 - 11, 2017
Thursday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
August 12 - 13, 2017
Saturday - Sunday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Baltimore, MD
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Wednesday
July 10 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Baltimore, MD
Ph: 512-785-9024
Thursday - Friday
July 13 - 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Monday - Wednesday
August 14 - 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Thursday - Friday
August 17 - 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Saturday - Sunday
August 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Monday - Wednesday
August 21 - 23, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Thursday - Friday
August 24 - 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Monday - Wednesday
October 2 - 4, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Thursday  - Friday
October 5 - 6, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Tri-County Technical
College Pendleton, SC
Ph: (864) 646-1700
Saturday - Sunday
October 7 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Monday - Wednesday
October 9 - 11, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Thursday - Friday
October 12 - 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Georgia Southern University
Savannah, GA
Ph: 912-478-5551
Saturday - Sunday
October 14 - 15, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
Nov. 13 - 15, 2017
Monday - Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOT

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
Nov. 16 - 17, 2017
Thursday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Northeast Alabama
Community College
Rainsville, AL
Ph: (256) 638-4418
Nov. 18 - 19, 2017
Saturday - Sunday
8:00 AM - 5:00PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Westchester
Community College
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Monday - Wednesday
Oct. 17 - 19, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Westchester
Community College
Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Thursday - Friday
Oct. 20 - 21, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Sussex County Community
College, Newton, NJ
To Register call
(908) 835-4029
Monday - Wednesday
October 24 - 26, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Sussex County Community
College, Newton, NJ
To Register call
(908) 835-4029
Thursday - Friday
October 27 - 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T