Online Course

Fiber Restoration


The SCTE Fiber Restoration course is designed to provide the knowledge required for restoring optical

services in a safe and timely manner. Topics include optical safety, restoration techniques, responding to

optical outages, preparing the fiber and splices. The final portion of the course will explore the equipment

used to perform optical testing to verify optical restoration.

Included in the Course

  • Engaging and Interactive LightningMod™ to prepare the learner for training
  • In-depth interactive eBook modules
  • Apply eBook knowledge with real-life experiences in a simulated environment; 1 NetworkSim® module included
  • Module assessments
  • Course final exam

Requirements for Successful Course Completion

  • Module quizzes 70% or higher
  • Course final test 70% or higher
  • Completion of SCTE course feedback form

You may take the course final test up to 3 times


  • Self-paced interactive Online Course: Learners start the SCTE VirtuLearn® course at any time, study at their own pace, and have access to dynamic online content after they register. On average, learners will spend approximately 4 hours per week over 12 weeks completing course activities. SCTE provides access to the course for 1 year from date of purchase. System Requirements: A high speed Internet (HSI) connection, Internet browser with HTML5 support. For tablet or smartphone access, HTML5 may be used for online eBook content.
  • Instructor-Led Onsite Boot Camp Course: The SCTE VirtuLearn course may be delivered as an onsite boot camp over 4 days.

Course access information will be emailed when the course is purchased.

Target Audience

  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Outside Plant Personnel

Recommended Prerequisites

SCTE Broadband Distribution Specialist or equivalent

Upon Successful Completion

  • SCTE course completion certificate
  • 1 recertification unit (RU) towards SCTE certification renewal