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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.
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Teaching Procedures
Not Opinions
Since 1999.
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Tom's 2017 Fiber Optic Training Schedule
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
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
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
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
Private Class:
Week of February 13,
2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
DeKalb, IL
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Thursday - Friday
January 26 - 27, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Saturday - Sunday
January 28 - 29, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Wednesday
January 23 - 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

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

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

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Wednesday
July 15 - 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Thursday - Friday
July 17 - 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Saturday - Sunday
July 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Tuesday
July 21 - 22, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Friday
July 12 - 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Thursday
July 23 - 24, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/H

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Wednesday
September 11 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Thursday - Friday
September 13 - 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Saturday - Sunday
September 15 - 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Tuesday
September 17 - 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Friday
Sept. 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Thursday
September 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/H

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Wednesday
November 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Thursday - Friday
November 9 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Saturday - Sunday
November 11 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Monday - Tuesday
November 13 - 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Friday
November 1 - 3, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Ph: 407-882-0260
Wednesday - Thursday
November 15 - 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/H

Registration
Westchester Community
College Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Monday - Wednesday
June 5 - 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Westchester Community
College Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Thursday - Friday
June 8 - 9, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Lasher
Rodder
Hand Tools
Safety & Protection
Cable Installation
Linesman Training and Certifiation
Westchester Community
College Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Monday - Wednesday
Feb. 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Westchester Community
College Valhalla, NY
Ph: 914-606-6830
press 1
Thursday - Friday
Feb. 9 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Private Class:
Week of May 22 - 24 2017
CFOT
Canonsburg, PA
Big Sandy Community
and Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Monday - Wednesday
March 6 - 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Big Sandy Community
and Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Thursday - Friday
March 9 - 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Big Sandy Community and
Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Saturday - Sunday
March 11 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Big Sandy Community and
Technical College
Hager Hill, KY
Ph: 606-218-1276
Saturday - Sunday
March 11 - 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/O

Registration
Private Class:
Week of March 13, 2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
Florida
Private Class:
Week of May 15, 2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
Alexandria, VA
Private Class:
Week of July 31, 2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
Florida
Sussex County Community
College Newton, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Wednesday - Friday
July 5 - 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT
Sussex County Community
College Newton, NJ
To Register call
908-689-7613
Saturday - Sunday
July 8 - 9, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T
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/T

Registration
Wilkes Community College,  
Wilkesburo, NC
Ph: 336.838.6206
Saturday - Sunday
May 6 - 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/S

Registration
Private Class:
Week of March 29, 2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
Irvine, CA
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Wednesday - Friday
October 18 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Raleigh, NC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Saturday - Sunday
Ocrober 21 - 22, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Myrtle Beach, SC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Friday - Sunday
October 27 - 29, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOT

Registration
Myrtle Beach, SC
Ph: 512-785-9024
Monday - Tuesday
October 30 - 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CFOS/T

Registration
Private Class:
Week of May 8, 2017
CFOT, CFOS/T
Orlando, FL
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/S
Special Schedule