Second Communications Cabling introduction course

Event date : 12/04/2023 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tickets: €0.00

Due to popular demand ITS Ireland is organising a second course

Some places are already reserved, book now to ensure your place

ITS Ireland is hosting an online Communications Cabling introduction course presented by www.totalcommstraining.com, covering Fiber optic and structured cabling.

Numbers are limited to ten participants.

Course contents


  • Introduction to datacomms cabling
  • Health and Safety
  • Application of datacomms cabling in the networking environment
  • Current datacomms cabling terminology and standards
  • Datacomms cabling bandwidths and performance
  • Datacomms cabling components
  • Communications cabling installation procedures and working practices
  • Datacomms Testing overview


  • The theory of Light
  • Fibre optic transmission
  • The ‘how’ and ‘why’ fibre optic cabling is used in a datacomms environment
  • How optical fibres work
  • Current standards and terminologies
  • Identification of fibre optic components
  • Working safely with optical fibres
  • Installation procedures and working practices
  • Fibre optic cabling fusion splicing overview
  • Testing overview, including ILS and OTDR’s
  • Interpreting test results

Break times:

Morning Coffee:  11:00

Lunch break:  12:30 – 13:30

Afternoon coffee:  15:00

Attendees will receive their link via e-mail from the trainer


Bookings are closed for this event.

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