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Data, Cabling & Telecommunication

Data communication is prevalent in the form of copper, fiber and/or wireless in business and industry today. Fox Valley Technical College offers a series of courses and customized training that will provide an introduction into the telecommunications sector, including cable building and testing, wireless computer communication and fiber optic-related technology.

Telecommunication services are offered in:

  • [BICSI Information Technology Systems Cabling Installation](
  • Voice, data and video communication
  • Telephone and data networking
  • Home display systems
  • Communication signals
  • Home wiring and termination practices
  • Electrical safety

Additional Information

Benefits & Outcomes
  • Provides training for individuals involved with engineering technology, industrial trades or science-related positions seeking training in the implementation, maintenance, testing, troubleshooting and verification of fiber-optic cabling, photonic devices, fiber-based systems and networks
  • Provides introduction to wireless networks pertaining to personal computers
  • Provides training to obtain employment requiring data cabling skills
  • Develop a strong skill set relative to the technical aspects of fiber-optic cabling, photonic devices, and the testing and troubleshooting of fiber-based devices and systems
Target Audience
  • People working in electronic-related careers who would like an emphasis in the electronic communications and data cabling area.
  • Those looking for a quick entrance into copper and fiber data cabling, testing, certification and documentation, or for those already working in the field needing periodic courses to maintain eligibility.
  • Technicians and those seeking professional certification through programs such as the [BICSI Information Technology Systems Cabling Installation]( program.
Learn About
  • Data cabling skills
  • Telecommunication technologies
  • Implementation
  • Maintenance
  • Testing
  • Troubleshooting systems
Business and Industry Services

Fox Valley Technical College
Business & Industry Services (BIS)
D. J. Bordini Center
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655
View BIS Calendar

P: 888-458-0449
P: 920-735-2525
F: 920-735-4771

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