City & Guilds 3667 - 02, Unit 101: Basic Principles of Communications Cabling
This training course provides delegates with a fundamental understanding of cabling media and the basic principles that lie behind communications cabling and the basic workings a a network cabling system are explored.
The applications that harness communications cabling in a modern cabling system are also examined, providing a valuable insight into communications cabling and other media.
The course looks at the different types of copper cabling media including Cat 5e, Cat 6, Cat6a and other high bandwidth copper cabling systems. In addition, the course also takes a look at optical fibre media, otherwise known as fibre optic cabling, to include a summary of single mode (sm) and multimode (mm). As well as common communications cabling definitions and current communications cabling standards, this course gives delegates a comprehensive guide to communications cabling.
Who will benefit?
The Basic Principles of Communications Cabling City and Guilds 3667-02: 101 course is aimed at anyone who is thinking of entering into the communications cabling installation industry.
It also forms part of the newly designated training government led initiatives to increase the skills and underpinning knowledge of candidates who feel they have gaps in their basic knowledge of applying communications technology.
- Introduction to communications cabling - Health and Safety - The application of communications cabling in the networking environment - Current communications cabling terminology and standards - Communications cabling bandwidths and performance - Communications cabling transmission - Common communications cabling components - Communications cabling installation procedures and working practices
All candidates are assessed via 25 multiple choice questions – this is a "closed book” examination and is carried out using the computer based City and Guilds e-volve system.
All candidates are given their results at the end of the examination.
This course leads to a fully accredited level 2 qualification in City and Guilds 3667-02: 101 Basic Principles of Communications Cabling.
Delegates are provided with a comprehensive course manual to work through during the course.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.