Working with your hands can be a rewarding career choice. Do you want to apply your mechanical skills, make good money; and learn a unique, complex and ever-changing trade job? Fiber splicing combines your mechanical aptitude, science and the newest telecommunications knowledge into a rewarding career.
You will be at the forefront of building the infrastructure that supports Fiber Optic initiatives. Telecommunications consistently evolves, so you can learn a skill and progress in a field of study that always requires skilled technicians.
Fiber Optic Splicing Technicians master the equipment, tools and technology necessary to splice fine loose tube and ribbon fiber optic cable that is used in the construction of fiber to home, business and commercial sites. As an apprentice, your goal will be to jump in and learn the trade inside and out, becoming a Master Fiber Optic Splicing Technician:
You will learn and understand these principles to Fiber Splicing:
As an apprentice, you will obtain initial certifications then learn on the job with experienced Splicers. The senior technician on your team will look and verify your skill level in these areas: