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ISE EXPO and SCTE Announce Inaugural Hands-on Fiber Training

June 28, 2023
In-person Fiber Training launches at ISE EXPO 2023, August 28-29, at the Kansas City Convention Center, Missouri.

ISE EXPO, owned and operated by Endeavor Business Media, and the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) announce the inaugural Hands-on Fiber Training to take place on August 28-29, 2023, at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Hands-on Fiber Training will provide attendees with the fundamental knowledge needed for working on fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) networks being deployed by MSOs, and provide in-person, hands-on experience with equipment to install, test and troubleshoot fiber optic networks. Participants who finish the program and final exam will earn an SCTE Broadband Fiber Installation Certificate Level I and Level II. Level III is Certified. All participants will be offered a discount on the SCTE Broadband Fiber Installation professional certification exam to get certified for three years.

Hands-on Classroom Activities Include:

  • Fiber Scope and ISO/IES Cleaning
    • Mechanical Fiber Microscopes
    • Digital Fiber Microscopes
  • VFLs and Vendor CPE
    • Visual Fault Locator
    • CPE, Cabinets, etc.
  • Strip, Clean and Cleave
    • Safety, Hand Stripping, Mini Cleaver
    • Straight Splice
  • All-in-One Splice & Connectorization
    • All-in-One Splice
    • SC/APC Connector
  • Calculating Optical Power Budgets
  • Optical Power Meter, OLS & OTDR

Registration is now open and limited to 50 participants and includes two days of classroom and hands-on activities, coffee and refreshment breaks, Welcome Reception food and beverage, Tuesday lunch, SCTE Broadband Fiber Installation Level I & II Certificate, one year access to online materials, discount on SCTE professional certification exam and discount on ISE EXPO full conference pass. Early-bird registration is valid through July 28, 2023 and saves attendees $250 on registration fees.

“We are excited to partner with SCTE to deliver an intimate, in-person Hands-on Fiber Training experience” said Janice Olivia, VP, Group Publisher, Lighting & Digital Infrastructure at Endeavor Business Media. “I cannot think of a more perfect place than ISE EXPO to jump-start your fiber career and make connections with leading decision-makers.”

For more information on Hands-on Fiber Training, ISE EXPO, and to register, visit www.handsonfiber.com.

ISE EXPO, owned and operated by Endeavor Business Media, returns August 29-31 to Kansas City, Missouri, for its 31st annual conference and expo, and will showcase the next wave of disruptive products, technologies and solutions that solve your network pain points. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, ISE EXPO offers a valuable opportunity to learn, network, and explore the latest innovations in ICT. Learn more about ISE EXPO at iseexpo.com.
The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) is envisioning the future of connectivity, today. Through technological leadership and innovation, SCTE has served as the applied science leader for the cable telecommunication industry for more than five decades. As a not-for-profit member organization, SCTE moves member companies forward through continuous training for the workforce of tomorrow and by putting leaders into the conversations that matter. SCTE is the force behind the annual SCTE Cable-Tec Expo®, the largest cable telecommunications and technology tradeshow in the Americas. SCTE is a subsidiary of CableLabs®. Learn more about SCTE at scte.org.
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