Urban League of Central Carolinas

Sunday, August 18, 2019

The Broadband Fiber Optic curriculum is designed to develop skills in the theory and real world application of broadband telecommunication technology, including the use of hand tools, various cable installation techniques, the use of computerized equipment, safety regulations and customer service. This course is specially designed in two phases for both entry level and experienced individuals. Upon completion, participants are prepared to sit for the Certified Premise Cabling Technician and the Certified Fiber Optic Technician exams offered through the Fiber Optic Association (FOA). 

Length: 5 weeks (4 weeks hands-on classroom instruction and 1 week life skills)
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 6 - 10 p.m. 
The City of Charlotte's Economic Development division has partnered with the Urban League of Central Carolinas and Goodwill to sponsor workforce development programs that focus on addressing identified labor market shortages in key industries. This partnership increases employment opportunities among individuals with multiple barriers to employment. Participants will have access to state-of-the-art career centers and services such as mentoring, coaching and intensive case management.