Initial training

Initial training


Upcoming training dates

October 11 and 12, 2022 – registrations open
November 23 and 24, 2022 – registrations open

The number of participants is limited to 8 per session.

For more information contact us at the following address:

Course duration: 2 days

Course location: Idea Optical’s premises in GUYANCOURT (for other locations, contact us)

Price: contact us

Course objectives:

  • To obtain the Idea Optical certification, which is valid for 3 years.
  • To improve copper and optical fibre cabling infrastructure knowledge and thus be more efficient in the design, installation and repair of passive computer network infrastructure.
  • To access markets in which manufacturer certification is required.

Course programme:

Copper cabling:

  • Copper cabling component standards;
  • Components (twisted pair cables, RJ45 connectors, patch panels, copper patch cords and accessories);
  • Connections;
  • Connection certification and copper cabling audit;
  • Installation repairs (once the problem has been identified and located);
  • Analysis of NEXT, RL, ACR-N, ACR-F, PSACR-N, PSACR-F, IL, Delay, Delay skew, etc. measurements;
  • Installation acceptance document drafting;
  • 1h of practical exercises.

Optical fibre cabling:

  • Standards;
  • Components (the different optical fibre components: cables, connectors, patch cords and accessories);
  • Connections (soldering and crimp connectors);
  • Connection certification and optical fibre cabling audit;
  • Installation repairs (once the problem has been identified and located);
  • Analysis of IL, RL, length etc. measurements;
  • Installation acceptance document drafting;
  • 1hour of practical exercises.

Certificate :

The Idea Optical certification issued at the end of the course validates the knowledge acquired during the course. The certification validity is extended by 3 years.

Download the detailed training sheet :

A day of upgrading is proposed in order to renew the validity of the certification.

Click here to find out more

Have a question ?

Our team is there to help you

by telephone at
+33 (0)2 96 48 36 90

from monday to friday
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
and 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.


Joining Idea Optical means to integrate a human-size company, innovative and growing. We propose career opportunities in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality, Human Resources, Sales & Communication.

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