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Fiber Optic & OTDR Certification

OTDR Fiber Optic

Effective 7/19/2016, BICSI recognizes Fiber Optic & OTDR Certification training for the following BICSI Continuing Education Credits (CECs): 7 BICSI CECs. Event ID OV-ANRIT-CA-0716-1

Anritsu Certification is only available through instructor-led training.

Access Master Fiber Optic & OTDR Certification class is an intense one-day course that focuses on Fiber Optic and OTDR theory and technology and its practical applications.

Fiber Optic & OTDR Certification Class Brochure

Price: $895 per student

Private, on-site classes in the contiguous U.S. start at $7,160 for up to 8 students.

Fill out our Training and Education Inquiry Form with details about your requirements, and we'll be in touch with you personally to discuss options.


Who Should Attend
  • Wireless Carriers
  • Base Station OEMs
  • Tower Companies
  • Field Engineers
  • Installers
  • Site Managers
How You Will Benefit
  • Gain valuable Fiber Optic and OTDR test skills
  • Learn proper Optical Connector cleaning and inspection techniques
  • Master your career as an Anritsu Certified Technician!
What You Will Cover

Fiber Optic Theory

  • Light propagation
  • Fiber types
  • Connectors, splices, stresses

Optical Connector Cleaning and Inspection

  • Cleaning methods
  • Microscope use and analysis (based on IEC 61300-3-35)
  • Examples of bad connectors

OTDR Theory and Operation

  • How does an OTDR work
  • Setting up an OTDR
  • OTDR vs. Loss Test Set testing
  • Testing tower cables application
  • Hands-on: student will need to set up the OTDR, perform the OTDR test and generate the pdf close-out report with Fiber Visualizer
Why Anritsu Training
  • Hands-on: Learn by doing the task and not just by watching.
  • Critical Emphasis: Fine tune the points and techniques that are of particular importance to your operations. Our skilled instructors and staff can tailor the module to meet your requirements.
  • Schedule: Training sessions can be easily scheduled months in advance. Get more specific details regarding class location or having a dedicated training session at your company site by contacting us directly at, or by registering for a class online.
Additional Information


  • Classes will be canceled if minimum registration of 6 students is not met two weeks prior to the class dates.
  • Credit card orders are authorized but not charged until the class is confirmed.


  • Once a class is confirmed, any student wishing to cancel must provide written notice to at least 14 days prior to the class date or be subject to a cancelation fee up to 100% of the registration price.
3/10/2017 - 3/10/2017


PHOENIX, AZ: Hosted by Anritsu @ Location TBD

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3/17/2017 - 3/17/2017


PINE BROOK, NJ: Hosted by Anritsu @ @ 10 New Maple Ave., Unit 305, Pine Brook, NJ 07058

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