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IN101: BICSI Installer 1 Training

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is designed to provide entry-level installers with the background, knowledge and basic skills needed to function safely and effectively as part of a cabling installation team. The BICSI Installer 1 Training course is the introductory course of the Installation Program series.

Why you should attend?

Learn the background knowledge and basic skills to function safely and effectively as part of a cabling installation team.

Learn the best practices and methods outlined in the Information Technology systems Installation Methods Manual (ITSIMM), 7th edition.

Complete modules and activities which incorporate codes, standards and best practices.

What to expect?

Please note: The Installer 1 (INST1) exam is not included in the course fee. You must register for the exam separately.

Apply for the Installer 1 Exam



Material Requirements
E-Book or hard copy: Information Technology Systems Installation Methods Manual (ITSIMM).

Order the ITSIMM online at bicsi.org/publications. The manual is not included in the course fee.

Laptop or mobile device

Personal or prescription safety glasses are recommended.

Pre-work Recommendations

Read the ITSIMM before coming to class and/or taking the exam. In addition, some students may benefit from completing the online ICT Fundamentals series through BICSI CONNECT prior to attending. For students who plan to take the exam, examinees should spend at least 50 hours studying the ITSIMM.

Who should attend?

This course is designed to provide entry-level installers with the background, knowledge and basic skills needed to function safely and effectively as part of a cabling installation team. This course will greatly benefit anyone planning to take the BICSI Installer 1 exam to include individuals with little or no cabling experience, anyone wishing to pursue a career in ICT cabling distribution and individuals needing basic knowledge of and skills in cabling installation.

Participants must be able to:

  • Distinguish between different colors
  • Possess manual dexterity to complete fine motor tasks
  • Climb ladders
  • Stand for extended periods of time (e.g., 30 minutes)
  • Lift and carry items weighing ≈22.7 kg (50 lb)

What will I learn?

After this course you will have knowledge in the following areas:

  • Describe the professional expectations for an installer
  • Describe how information is transmitted over telecommunication media
  • Describe the primary characteristics of copper cabling media
  • Describe the primary characteristics of optical fiber cabling media
  • Ensure that work is performed in accordance with applicable codes, standards, and regulations
  • Describe the basic configuration of a structured cabling system
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures
  • Pull horizontal cable, terminate and copper cabling media
  • Explain an installer's role in the firestopping process

How long is this course?

This class takes place over a period of 4.5 days; 5 days for students planning to take the hands-on exam to earn the certification. After successful completion of the hands-on exam, examinees will be required to take and pass the written exam at a Pearson Vue testing center of their choosing to earn certification.


Can I earn credit?

Earn 35 Continuing Education Credits (CECs) upon successfully completing this program.

What is the cancellation policy?

Class registration fees are refundable if a written cancellation request is received by BICSI no later than 11 business days prior to the first day of class. All subsequent cancellation requests will be subject to a cancellation fee of 25% of the class registration fee. Any cancellation request received within 11 business days prior to the first day of class will be subject to a late cancellation fee of 25% of the class registration fee.

Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing by email to bicsi@bicsi.org or by fax to +1 813.971.4311.

Please note: The Installer 1 (INST1) exam is not included in the course fee. You must register for the exam separately.

Apply for the Installer 1 Exam

The online exam application and a non-refundable application fee deadline is 15 business days prior to the exam date.An exam application may be expedited if received 5-14 business days prior to the exam date.

The final exam application and fee deadline is five business days prior to the exam date.Exam applications will not be processed after the deadline.

After the exam application is approved, it is valid for one year.



    Event Details

    Event

    IN101: BICSI ICT Installer 1 Training $1,734.00

    Dates

    Start : 11/4/2019 8:00:00 AM

    End :11/8/2019 5:00:00 PM

    Location

    BICSI Classroom A

    8610 Hidden River Parkway

    Tampa ,FL - 33637-1000

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