TNS Europe

Fibre Optic & Data Cabling Training Specialist

Since our inception some 9 years ago we have become the leading fibre optics & data cabling training specialist focusing on Fibre Optics, Data Communications and associated Telecom training including fibre optic broadband delivery training in fibre to the premises (FTTP), Blown Fibre, and BT Openreach accreditation’s through Telent. TNS Europe are one of the few specialist centres delivering fibre to the home (FTTH) and certified fibre optic technician courses approved by the Fiber Optic Assocation (FOA).

More about Fibre Optic & Data Cabling Training

In the last 9 years we have trained thousands of industry professionals from various backgrounds in basic fibre optics & data cabling through to more advanced technical courses like Emtelle blown fibre, Fibre to the home (FTTH) and fibre to the premises (FTTP), Passive Optical Networks (PON) Design and Planning and optical commissioning and customised training for clients . Fibre optics and data cabling are required in all types of installations and requires engineers and technicians to be trained in fibre optics and data cabling.

We are unique in the fibre optic and data cabling training industry, as we also work in the fibre optic and data cabling industry and this helps us stay ahead of our competition. It enables us to keep our training courses up to date with the latest technology and standards. Our well-equipped training centre provides real work environments and over 70% hands on training, in a real lab environment where you can safely make mistakes.

Our courses are continuously updated to enable delegates to get the maximum benefit from their training courses, ultimately to achieve their goals and progress their careers. TNS uses blended learning techniques which have taken years to perfect, we don’t believe in death by PowerPoint or giving you a book to read at night, our techniques have proven to give us a 99.9% successful first time pass rate!

At TNS we give you the tools and knowledge to succeed.

The training centre is well equipped with state of the art test equipment for those who want to delve deeper into OTDR testing, we can even loan you one of our OTDR simulators to practice at your own pace.

Praised by City & Guilds, and industry employers as well as other leading qualification providers for the way we teach has made TNS Europe the leading training centre for Optical Fibre, Data communications and Telecom courses. Come and see for yourself!

We are approved by the following awarding bodies and vendors:

We deliver a wide spectrum of courses from data communications cabling through specialist training in blown fibre and fibre to the home, not just in the United Kingdom and Europe but also the Middle East and Africa. Below is an impressive clients list who have benefited from attending our training courses:

Remember, all of our staff still work within the industry, many as consultants or lead engineers. They walk the walk and talk the talk. They all hold formal teaching qualifications, and are put through rigorous training themselves to ensure that their skills and knowledge are kept up to date with industry guidelines.

TNS Europe is committed to continuous professional development of its employees. All of our instructors hold PTTLS and A1 Assessor qualifications. We train delegates to industry standards and use problem based learning techniques in a real world environment. Our instructors train you to the highest standards, with over 70% hands on training, with real scenarios. This is why more individuals and organisations are choosing TNS as their training provider.

Fibre Optic Fast Track

This course provides delegates with the correct skills to install, fusion splice, terminate, maintain and fault find fibre optic networks in multiple environments. This course in fibre optics is recognised worldwide and is endorsed by the City and guilds and the Fibre Optics Industry Association (FIA). It is also the UK and European industry standard in fibre optic installation and testing.

Data Cabling Course

This course provides delegates with the correct skills to install, terminate, test and maintain a voice and data communications network that meets the current UK & European standards of installation. The course is designed for anyone wanting to work within the data cabling industry this qualification is endorsed by City and Guilds and the Fibre optic industry association (FIA).

Certified Network Installer

This course provides industry recognised qualification for anyone wanting to start a career in network cabling installation. The certified network installer course from City and Guilds is the industry’s recognised qualification and is approved by the fibre optics association FIA and is recognised worldwide.


This course provides delegates with not only the cabling aspect of networks but arms them with the skills to install, troubleshoot and maintain a fibre optic network. For someone who wants to do more. This qualification is recognised worldwide and also has it own job site for employers looking for qualified technicians to work on projects and telecom fibre networks.

Blown Fibre

As technology advances in fibre optics, blown fibre has become the modern way of installing fibre optic units and cables into a network. Blown fibre systems are being installed around the world and here in the UK. Fibre flow from Emtelle is recognised throughout the industry and has many benefits compared to conventional fibre optic cabling systems.

EUSR Safety Card

EUSR is an independent skills platform which provides recognised standards for the utility sector. It is operated by Energy & Utility Skills, the sector skills body for the gas, power, waste management and water industries. EUSR is designed to support industry employers and add value to the sector.