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Data Cabling Installer Certification (DCIC)

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Department of Fibre Optics And Wireless Technologies Engineering

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Course Level: Certificate

Duration: 12 Weeks

Pre Requisites: Mature Entry (21years) with 3 years related work experience / 5 CXC certificates (Math and English mandatory) / certifications relevant to subject matter

Course Description

Data Cabling Installers are expected to know the basic concepts of copper cabling installation and service—which are then applicable to all the procedures required to safely and competently install communications cabling. Basic electricity and safety; data communications basics; definitions, symbols and abbreviations; cable construction and types; cable performance characteristics; cabling standards; basic network topologies; basic network architectures; National Electrical Code (NEC®); cabling system components; DCIC installation tools; connectors and outlets; cabling system design; cabling installation; connector installation; cabling testing and certification; cabling troubleshooting; documentation.

Course Outline

  • BASIC ELECTRICITY
  • DATA COMMUNICATIONS BASICS
  • DEFINITIONS, SYMBOLS, AND ABBREVIATIONS
  • CABLE CONSTRUCTION
  • CABLE PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS
  • CABLING STANDARDS
  • BASIC NETWORK TOPOLOGIES
  • BASIC NETWORK ARCHITECTURES
  • NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE - NEC and UL requirements
  • CABLING SYSTEM COMPONENTS
  • DCIC INSTALLATION TOOLS
  • CONNECTORS AND OUTLETS
  • CABLING SYSTEM DESIGN
  • CABLING INSTALLATIONCONNECTOR INSTALLATION
  • CABLING TESTING AND CERTIFICATION
  • CABLING TROUBLESHOOTING
  • DOCUMENTATION

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Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies
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