9 Day(s)


This course is the most comrehensive combination of courses leading to the City and Guilds 3666/67 Level 2 certificate in Communications Cabling. In view of its length it is delivered in two parts consisting of units 1 and 4 (basic principles + internal copper cabling) and units 2 and 3 (internal and external fibre). The two parts may be taken in either order


  • Installation technicians and supervisors who will be installing telecoms, CATV, CCTV, fibre optic or copper datacoms systems
  • Managers and engineers who require an introduction to theoretical and practical aspects of fibre optics or copper communications cabling
  • Test engineers who will be required to perform communications system characterisation or acceptance testing
  • Maintenance staff who will be required to perform routine maintenance or emergency fault finding and repair.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

3667-02 Unit 1: Basic Principles of Communication Systems

  • Safe working practices, SI units, dB and symbols, asbestos awareness, optical safety (AORD), communication systems basic theory and datacommunication

3667-02 Unit 2: Internal Fibre Optic Cabling

  • Optical fibre basics, fibre optic cables, ODFs and equipment, fibre preparation, fitting connectors, splicing, internal installation procedures and testing

3667-02 Unit 3: External Fibre Optic Cabling

  • Optical fibre basics, fibre optic cables, enclosures and components, fibre preparation, splicing and completion of enclosures, external installation procedures, optical components and testing

3667-02 Unit 4: Internal Copper Cabling

  • Basic electric theory and datacoms principles, standards and structured cabling, copper cables and components, termination, installation procedures and copper network cable testing.

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
9 2175 £2175 2018-07-16
9 2635 £2635 2017-10-03
9 2635 £2635 2017-09-15
9 2635 £2635 2017-08-25
9 2635 £2635 2017-08-07