Allen, TX. 10/11/2005 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – On September 15, 2005 the Electronics Technicians Association (ETA) certified Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI) to offer the M28876 training. The approval of the program has qualified AFSI as an ETA Approved training provider for the Fiber Optics Installer (FOI) and the Fiber Optics Technician (FOT) certifications.

Fiber Optic Installers (FIO) are expected to obtain knowledge of basic concepts of fiber optics installation and service which are applicable to all the functions required to safely and competently install fiber optics communications cabling.

Fiber Optic Technicians (FOT) are expected to obtain knowledge of fiber optics concepts that will allow them to be involved with designing, configuring, installing, and maintaining fiber optic systems.

Since 1978, ETA has certified thousands of electronics technicians worldwide. ETA certified technicians excel in areas of electronics equipment service and support. An electronics technician who successfully passes an ETA certification exam is professionally recognized as having the necessary knowledge and technical skills to meet international de facto electronics service industry standards.