SCTE adds Carrier Ethernet, fiber courses

The SCTE/ISBE has announced new training partnerships with to expand learning and development capabilities in the areas of Carrier Ethernet ...

Apr 24th, 2019
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The SCTE/ISBE has announced new training partnerships with to expand learning and development capabilities in the areas of Carrier Ethernet and fiber-optic structured cabling.

The SCTE/ISBE is offering Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional (CE-CP) 2.0 in partnership with Tech 2000. The SCTE/ISBE is partnering with Wirewerks, a developer and manufacturer of optical fiber and copper structured cabling systems, to offer the Fiber Structured Cabling for Broadband Fiber Installers course. The Fiber Structured Cabling course is available in the CALA region through the SCTE/ISBE's training partners TVC and Wirewerks.

"To meet increased demand for residential and business broadband services, operators are expanding the ranges of technology solutions in their product portfolios," said Steve Harris, executive director, Technical Sales, Learning & Development for the SCTE/ISBE. "By partnering with Tech 2000 and Wirewerks, we are accelerating the availability of training that drives workforce expertise and contributes to operators' bottom lines."

The MEF CE-CP 2.0 is a 12-module online course that covers the technologies, standards, services and applications of Carrier Ethernet. Both Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional and Fiber Structured Cabling for Broadband Fiber Installers will be available online or as blended training boot camps. Both courses are designed to prepare students for certification examinations.

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