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SYSTIMAX Installation & Maintenance Recertification [SP3361R]

Re-certifies 3361 Installation and Maintenance only

This I&M recertification course contains new product & standards updates, new termination procedures & revised sections covering testing for both fiber & copper ensuring the correct reporting procedures are followed. This is an interactive course requiring on screen participation from the student. Points achieved from the interaction and lesson assessments gives the student the opportunity to achieve up to a potential gold pass.

Estimated study time: 6 hours 30 minutes

Webcast duration: 4 hours 20 minutes


The webcasts for this course are available in the following languages:

 Chinese Danish Dutch Finnish French German Hungarian Italian Japanese Korean Portuguese Russian Spanish Swedish Turkish

plus additional languages available for asssessments.


This course is specifically designed for installers and students as a recertification course for those who have completed the classroom based ND3361 or FC3361 SYSTIMAX Installation and Maintenance course, or the online SP3361. If you prefer an instructor led I&M recertification option, then a good alternative is the 'in-house' FC3361 or re-sitting the full ND3361 I&M class. Students who hold BOTH D&E and I&M qualifications should recertify using the SP3351 SYSTIMAX Masterclass course.

Pre-requisite experience:

You must be currently certified in I&M as a prerequisite to taking this course.


Installation related objectives:

  • Understand the basics of copper transmission and relate that to testing and fault finding
  • Cover latest product updates
  • Review cable handling procedures, containment  and power separation
  • Review latest copper installation practices
  • Look at latest copper and fiber testing methods
  • Review fiber transmission and new technology updates

Key Topics:

  • Copper transmission and fault finding
  • Cable handling, containment, use of cable ties & fire-stopping
  • Power separation, earthing, bonding and grounding
  • SYSTIMAX copper products
  • Copper installation including outlets, and patch panels
  • Copper high density panels and shielded solutions
  • Copper testing and setting correct parameters
  • Fiber transmission, calculating losses and technology updates
  • Pre-terminated copper and fiber solutions
  • Fiber testing and setting of parameters for warranty purposes

How will I learn?

You will study this course online in a self-paced format spoken in English but with 'language assist script conversion'

The course is made up of a number of animated webcast lessons, supplemented by many new videos and additional support material.

This course uses a 'Credit Based Course Completion' system which is designed to take the pressure off, so you can relax and enjoy studying the content. Simply by playing and downloading all of the course material, for example - Webcasts, Downloads & Videos, will get you to a Bronze medal Pass. In addition, there will be fun quiz questions within the webcast which can gain you additional credits. Finally, you will need to attempt multiple choice questions and successful answers will gain you still further credits to rise above the Bronze level award.

Successful completion will require

At a minimum you will need to download and study the course content of all lessons - providing a Bronze level pass. Doing well in the quizzes and multiple choice assessments will raise your score level to Silver and Gold.

Is this the right course for me?

If you hold a current SYSTIMAX I&M qualification and looking for re-certification, this online recertification course will provide you an update on the latest SYSTIMAX products and Installation practices.

Upon successful completion you will:

Receive a certificate which can be self-printed. If you are a CommScope Partner you’ll be entered on the CommScope certification database and a badge is available to you via the Infrastructure Academy App.

Effective Mar26th 2020, BICSI recognizes SP3361R - SYSTIMAX Installation and Maintenance Recertification training for BICSI continuing Education Credits (CECs).

Course information:

BICSI CECs: 4 Event ID: OV-COMM-OC-0320-2

Certificate valid for 2 years

Estimated study time: 6 hours 30 minutes

Webcast duration: 4 hours 20 minutes

Course Benefits

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Effective learning
  • Learn on the go and on-site
  • Cost effective
  • Consistent training globally
  • Available in many languages
  • Access latest material

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