About this Event

Tier 1 and Tier 2 Fiber Optic Testing


As smart devices multiply and IT networks proliferate, power and bandwidth demands will continue to strain network infrastructure. Power over Ethernet (PoE) technologies can provide the backbone for these future-ready networks while making buildings more efficient. Superior Essex has been at the forefront of PoE innovation to create better, converged and more sustainable networks that increase performance and reduce the impact of the built environment.  

This webinar was originally presented in June 2022. 


Steve Cowles, RCDD, NTS 

Steve is the product line manager for AEM Precision Cable Test solutions. He has been involved in the voice/data industry for over 30 years, the last 20 focused on test equipment applications for Copper/Fiber Certification, Wi-Fi, PoE, Ethernet and xDSL.

Why should you attend?

Learn about the Tier 1 and Tier 2 testing processes for fiber certification.  

What to expect?

Technical Requirements

All BICSI CONNECT courses require an internet-capable device and internet connection. 

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Additional requirements: 

  • Sound card with speakers/headphones for courses that have an audio component (audio not available for all courses); pop-up blockers disabled. 
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing PDFs for courses with PDF attachments.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for all ICT professionals.

What will I learn?

After this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of Tier 1 and Tier 2 fiber certification testing
  • List the keys to successful certification testing
  • Identify likely causes of failure
  • List the reasons for properly documenting test results 

How long is this course?

One-hour self-paced course with 90 days from the date of purchase to complete.

Can I earn credit?

Earn 1 Continuing Education Credit (CEC) upon successfully completing this program.

What is the cancellation policy?

All BICSI CONNECT courses are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

    Event Details


    Tier 1 and Tier 2 Fiber Optic Testing $65.00


    Start : 8/28/2023 12:00:00 AM

    End :12/31/2028 12:00:00 AM


    BICSI Connect