This program is designed for workers who want to work as fiber optics technician on fiber optic cable systems. They will install the cables following precise schematics, locate and repair defects in existing systems. They are usually employed by telecommunications companies and work in a multitude of settings applying their knowledge of fiber optics operation, networking and routing integrity. Besides that, they are responsible for maintaining fiber optic cable quality as well as pulling, terminating and repairing telecommunication cables. Thus, proper training is essential to provide students with theoretical knowledge as well as operational skills for installing, jointing, testing and maintaining the fiber optic cable network.
Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM)
1,960 hours (lecture, practical, soft skills and exam)
Technical crew / Technician / Installer