The Fiber Optic Association

The Fiber Optic Association, Inc.

The Non-Profit Professional Society of Fiber Optics
1119 S. Mission Road, #355, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Email: [email protected]

Reference Guide to Fiber Optics

BDI DataLynk, LLC offers low cost, Advanced and Basic Fiber Optic Training Courses provides real world, hands on student activities. We believe a student should install, terminate, and test an actual fiber optics network during any fiber optic course. We put the Power of Light within your finger tips.

We are sanctioned by the Fiber Optics Association (FOA), the largest Fiber Optics Related Organization in the world – NOT electronics (ETA) people, but fiber optics people.

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Application Notes

Fiber Optics Network Application Profiles

Myths of Fiber Optics Cabling

How to Design a Fiber Optics Network

Installing a Fiber Optics Network

Testing Installed Multimode Fiber Optics Cabling

How to Test Installed Singlemode Fiber Optics Cabling

Fiber Optics Training

CFOT – Certified Fiber Optic Technician

CFOS/T – Certified Fiber Optic Specialist in Testing & Maintenance

CFOS/S – Certified Fiber Optic Specialist in Splicing

CFOS/O – Outside Plant Specialist

CFOS/H – Fiber to the Home Technician

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