Telecom Workforce development series

FOA CFOT Prep Course

In this expert-led flexible delivery fiber optic course for "closed groups only", learners will gain the essential knowledge and skills to work in technical fiber optic roles. Completion of the full course and passing the final test, will grant learners the Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT) credential by the Fiber Optic Association Inc. (FOA).

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Get your Globally Recognized FOA's Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT) credential and digital badge!

Pre-requisite for enrollment in this FiberWizards prep course:
"FiberU Basic Fiber Optics" Online Coursework and Completion Certificate

Complimentary virtual instructor-led guidance is offered for customers while completing the FiberU pre-requisite.

This pre-requisite has been set exclusively by the FiberWizards training school to ensure that all participants come with baseline preparation, minimize lectures and maximize hands-on time during the on-site phase, as well as to facilitate the FOA CFOT testing and certification process.

This course is 100% based on FOA specified KSA's and curriculum for the CFOT certification.

Click to learn more about the CFOT certification from the FOA's website

The FOA FiberU - Free Online Self-Study Courses

Fiber U "Basic Fiber Optics" Self-Study Program (FREE)

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Join the FiberWizards Discord server for Complimentary Fiber U study support

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Ready to become a fiberwizard?

Flexible Spaced Delivery💡🚀

Diverse Flexible Methods and Duration for Enhanced Learning Outcomes.

Online Prep

Guided online courseware delivered over 4 weeks to learn, practice, and prepare for the certification test.


4 instructor-led virtual meetings during online phase for a focused learning experience with more personalized guidance and coaching.


Immersive 3-day hands-on experience onsite focused on best practices for fiber preparation, splicing, termination, and testing.
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Designed for Organizations Seeking Globally Recognized Certification

  • Onsite training element delivered at customer site anywhere in US (CONUS)
  • LMS dashboard access for managers for viewing employee progress
  • Flexible access to online coursework to avoid work disruptions
  • Flexible scheduling of instructor-led group touchpoints
  • FOA certification and testing fees included
  • US Dept. of Labor Recognized Certification
  • Delivered in English or Spanish
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Accelerated skill development with coaching and practical insights from seasoned practitioners.

Modern EdTech

Increase flexibility, transparency, assessment, and reporting with modern EdTech.

Performance and ROI

Improve knowledge retention and organizational performance through alignment and customization.
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Closed Groups Only
Up to 12 Participants per Group
Large-scale Program Options 

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Choose Your Options

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Begin your journey towards becoming a FiberWizard!

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We will help you unlock your inner potential so you can excel in a career in fiber optics 🚀

Why the FiberWizards Essentials FOA-CFOT Prep course? 🤔

This course is designed for organizations seeking to equip and empower their employees with fundamental knowledge and professional-level skills in fiber optics, along with providing professional development opportunities through the nationally recognized Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT) certification by The Fiber Optic Association.

All of our courses adhere to industry standards and are vendor-neutral, providing learners with the skills that are in high demand in the telecommunications field, and setting them on the path to becoming FiberWizards! ⚡️🚀

Learn without limits

Our expert instructors will guide you to discover your strengths and passions and help you develop a plan to achieve your goals. They will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to become an expert in your field.

We help you reach your goals

 We provide online courses that prepare everyone for the real world.
We offer an array of courses that cover everything from the business and telecommunication sectors, helping our students gain knowledge and practice their skills at the same time.

FiberWizards Tailored Programs

Get in touch with us for training programs tailored to meet your network and organizational needs.
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FIberwizards Essentials

Everything you need to get started in the fiber optics field!

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Check our FiberWizards Homepage for Custom Kits, Splicing / Testing Equipment, Fiber Tools, and other Essentials for Fiber Techs!
Course created by:

Jerry Morla - MBA, MSL, PMP®
FOA Master Instructor

As a Master Instructor, my ultimate goal is to develop people and create leaders ❤️‍🔥

I've worked in technology, business, and education for decades, serving customers and stakeholders in approximately 30 countries worldwide. I've designed and implemented award-winning fiber optic workforce programs for corporate and large telecom service providers. Now, I am eager to share curated knowledge and lessons learned with the next generation of Telecom Professionals.

My experience with large-scale training and development programs, coupled with my academic background and experience as a higher-ed instructor in business management, organizational leadership and development, EdTech, and Online Instruction, equips me with insights that can help your organization gain a competitive edge through our workforce development and organizational performance-focused programs 🚀