Enterprise Fundamentals Technologies | Corning

Enterprise Fundamentals Technologies

Enterprise Fundamentals Technologies

Course Description

Enterprise Fundamentals Technologies provides cabling professionals with a sound foundation on the basics of optical communications and copper technologies. Moreover, it is designed for those who professionals who wish to specialize in pre-terminated cabling solutions for the data centers. No matter what your role may be, our seminars offer content for everyone. It combines the real‐world experience of Corning experts and Corning´s latest technology to address the needs of installers.

The blended learning approach provides a mix of online theoretical study and practical hands-on training in a classroom environment. It has been developed following instructional design guidelines that encourage both interactivity interactive and practical learning. The hands-on training allows students to work directly with equipment and materials ideal for installation, termination, troubleshooting, and system design.

This training course is organised as 1 day e‐learning and 2 days classroom. The online element of this training is only available in English, German, Spanish, French and Portuguese languages. In order to complete the online training courses, please register on our Corning See The Light® Platform and complete Corning Fibre Fundamentals Theory (CFFT) program.


  • It provides an overview of structured cabling concepts and components for local area networks whether on premise or across campus. Participants gain the knowledge of Corning products, their application, and the relevant optical fiber standards.
  • It provides the fundamental skills to install and test a passive communication network. The online content is complemented with in‐person class.
  • It serves as a key component of Corning’s NPI membership programme.


In-Building Networks

  • Fibre Basics
  • Fibre Cables
  • Fibre Termination
  • Fibre Hardware
  • Fibre Standards
  • Fibre Measurement
  • Fibre Troubleshooting
  • Copper Basics
  • Cable Constructions and 10GBASE-T
  • Copper Systems & Standards

Data Center

  • Data centre Environment​
  • Overview & Evolution​
  • Standardization EN 50600 & EN 50173-5​
  • Fibre Optics & Components​
  • Fibre technology, categories, innovations & standardisation updates​
  • Connectivity & Modules​
  • TAP Modules & Application​
  • Optical interfaces in the data centre and connection​
  • Optical Interfaces & Planning Parameters​
  • CWDM & DWDM​
  • Trends & Developments
  • Test and Measurement Techniques

Benefits after training completion:

Training certificate will be valid for 2 years. Students will be able to offer Corning’s 20-year warranty to their end-customer and serves as a prerequisite to on-board with the Network of Preferred Installers (NPI) programme which installers will be able to offer Corning’s 25-year warranty.

To register for training, click on the Register Now button and you will be redirected to the training calendar with our latest offerings. You can also request the training if it does not appear in the training calendar. The cost of the training will appear in the training description in the training calendar. For training requests, we will provide you with a quote with the cost according to the request.