The certified network installer course provides delegates with the correct skills to install, fusion splice, terminate, maintain and fault find network cabling networks in multiple environments. The certified network installer course in network cabling is recognised worldwide and is endorsed by the City & guilds and the Fibre Optics Industry Association (FIA). The certified network installer course arms you with the right qualification and skills for installation and testing of fibre optics and network data cabling whether this be in a telecommunications environment like external fibre optic jointing, splicing and testing of fibre to the premises (FTTP) or long fibre optic trunk networks or passive optical networks (PON), or network data cabling in offices and buildings or fibre optics in data centres or optical local area networks (Optical LAN). Network installers are in high demand especially in fibre to the premises and passive optical networks.

The certified network installer course is delivered over seven days and provides the knowledge and expertise to install communications network cabling. Certified Network Installers are in high demand having the right skills and qualifications go a long way when applying for a job.

  • Qualification: City and Guilds 3667-02 Full award all units
  • Awarding Body: City and Guilds
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Course Duration: 7 Days
  • Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
  • Instructor Ratio: 8:1
  • Cost: £1595.00 +vat
  • Payment Plans: Yes with various finance options 3-36 months available

This eight day intense course provides you with the skills and expertise to install network cabling the course is broken down into four modules

  1. Communication Principles
  2. Fibre Optic Cabling Internal Networks
  3. Fibre Optic cabling External Networks (Telecoms)
  4. Structured Cabling Internal

This course is taught by qualified industry instructors who have been in the industry for over 20 years since and are approved by City & Guilds, Edexcel BTEC and the Fibre Optics Association (FOA). Our instructors also work within the industry so their skills are kept up to date.

About the certified network installer course

Our training centre has been designed and modified to ensure it matches real life scenarios, for you to learn in a real world environment, not at a desk, the centre has a 10km singlemode fibre network with faults so you can learn to diagnose and rectify faults in a network, as well as having a fibre network the copper network includes Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a and telephony network, we are one of the only centres to offer practical hands on training of Cat6a installation, termination and testing.

We make the training fun and enjoyable so you learn in a friendly environment. Extra tuition is always available if required.On completion of the course you will be able install, test and maintain fibre optic network cabling. This includes the following key skills

  • Fusion splicing 
  • Data network cabling installation
  • OTDR Testing
  • Data cabling testing
  • Installation procedures for fibre and copper
  • Identify fibre optic cables
  • And much more.

This course is suitable for anyone wishing to start a career in fibre optics, with a recognised industry qualification normally from city and guilds. The City & Guilds 3667-02 communications cabling course was designed for the industry by industry experts. You will learn the correct procedures of installation and testing of fibre network installation and carry out network testing using specialist test equipment including OTDR’s, insertion loss testing and much more.

We are one of a few selected training providers in the UK authorised to deliver the City and Guilds qualification. We have over 20 years experience in the industry teaching leading edge qualifications this qualification forms part of the QCF programme, the courses are regularly updated to ensure it is kept up to date, the course refers to the industry standards for installation and testing these include ISO 11801, BS EN 50173, BS EN 50174 and many other installation standards

The course is delivered at our training centre in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire over 8 days over 2 weeks, where you will get 70-80% hands on training, in our purpose built training centre, where you will learn the skills required to install, maintain and test fibre optic systems and use the latest test equipment. This four day course provides you with the skills and expertise to install and maintain fibre optic networks both internal and external, this qualification is recognised worldwide. You will be taught in our purpose built training centre giving you 70-80% hands on practical experience

Throughout this course you will taught by industry leading instructors and consultants, you will learn the correct procedures for installations and testing for the following:

  • Fibre Optic Installation
  • Fibre optic termination
  • Fusion splicing
  • Copper Cabling installation
  • Data Network cabling termination
  • Fibre Optic & Copper Maintenance Procedures
  • Insertion Loss Testing
  • Copper Network Testing
  • OTDR Testing
  • Basic design principles

After completion you will be able to proficiently do the following:

  • Use an OTDR and other specialist testers
  • Identify faults
  • Use continuity testers
  • Carry out optical budget calculations
  • Certify cabling to the correct industry standard
  • Correctly terminate a variety of optical connectors
  • Terminate and Splice fibre optic cabling
  • Identify and terminate the correct optical fibres
  • Carry out site survey and estimate costings for an install
  • Compile test results
  • Carry out basic design of an fibre optic infrastructure

We have a 100% first time pass rate on all our course even though they are closed book exams.

At the end of the course you will be required to pass a practical examination and two online City & Guilds exams using Evolve test platform, on successful completion you will be awarded the City & Guilds 3667-02 Fibre Optic certificate.

Qualification awarded

  • City and Guilds 3667-02 Full Award
  • C&G 3667-02 Communications Cabling
  • C&G 3667-02 Fibre Optic Cabling Internal
  • C&G 3667-02 Fibre Optic Cabling External Telecoms
  • C&G 3667-02 Copper Cabling internal

Finance and payment plans can be arranged this will allow you to spread the cost of your training course from 6 months up to 3 years this option is subject to you passing a credit check and obtaining finance to pay for the course.

more information can be found on the payment plan page here