Exam: Fiber Optic Fundamentals

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Code : TE-FOF
Categories Installer Training Exams
Brands FiberOptic.com

This exam must be passed in order to qualify for a certificate in our Fiber Optic Fundamentals course. This exam will consist of a combination of multiple-choice, fill in, diagram drawing, or other similar questions. More information about this specific exam will be given during the Fiber Optic Fundamentals lecture (either online or in person.)

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Preparation Guide for Fiber Optic Fundamentals Written Exam

Measure your ability to comprehend and define fundamental fiber optic systems and components

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  ↓ Objectives
  ↓ Certification Requirements
  ↓ Credit Toward Certification
  ↓ Preparation Tools and Resources
  ↓ Skills Being Measured

Objectives

The Fiber Optic Fundamentals (TR-FOF) Written Exam is designed to measure your ability to comprehend and define fundamental fiber optic systems and components.

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Requirements

To get pass an exam you need to complete the Fiber Optic Fundamentals (TR-FOF) Course Exam consists of multiple choice or true/false questions.

The examinee will be allowed 1 hour to complete the written portion of the exam. In the event the examinee will fail the written exam, the option to retake exam at a later date is available and additional fee will apply.

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Credit Toward Certification

When you pass Fiber Optic Fundamentals Exam you will earn full credit toward the following certifications:

  • Full credit toward FiberOptic.com Fundamentals Certificate (TC-FOF)
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Preparation Tools and Resources

All the material needed to prepare for this exam will be included with the online portion of this course including annotated lecture slides and a written manual.

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Skills Being Measured

KEY:   = The course provides a general introductory overview of this task. You will need to supplement the course with additional work
= The course includes some material to prepare you for this task. You will need to supplement the course with additional work
= The course includes material to prepare you for this task
Skills measured by exam TE-FOF
Knowledge of Fiber Optics solution concepts (Introduction)
Fiber Optic advantages and applications
Characteristics of Singlemode and Multimode fiber
Fiber bandwidth
Fiber manufacturing
Knowledge of Cables
Cable types and construction
Selection criteria
Knowledge of Connectors and Terminations
Temporary and permanent connections
Connector types
Connector loss issues
Splicing applications
Knowledge of Enclosures & Panels
Fiber optic panels: distribution, patch and splice types
Knowledge of Test Equipment
Power Meter and Light Sources
Tools & Equipment
Standards & Methods
OTDR
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Note: This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at FiberOptic.com's sole discretion. FiberOptic.com exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. FiberOptic.com does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use the exam objectives listed in this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.