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FTTx Connectivity for the ODN [WR9426]

This course helps the student understand the optical connectivity systems used for ODN portion of FTTx networks, including Outside Plant (OSP) solutions, and the infrastructure components such as closures, terminals and cabinets involved.

Estimated study time: 26 minutes

Overall content duration: 26 minutes


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

plus additional languages available for assessments.


Recommended for any student involved in design, installation and project management of infrastructures for Broadband Access, HFC, FTTx and PON solutions

Pre-requisite experience:

The SP4420 Fiber Optic Infrastructure Specialist course is recommended to students in conjunction with this course.


  • Understand the optical connectivity solutions that support FTTx
  • Discover the ways of connecting and splitting fibers in field closures
  • Consider hardened and other innovative connectivity options
  • Take a look at solutions for Multi Dwelling Unit (MDU) and Single Family Unit (SFU) architectures

Key Topics:

  • OSP Connectivity in the ODN
  • Splice Cabinets and Splitters
  • Fiber closures​
  • OSP Cables
  • Hardened MST connectivity
  • MDU Connectivity

How will I learn?

You will study this course online in a self- paced format. The course is made up of a number of webinar videos.

Successful completion will require:

Viewing of the complete webinar videos.

Upon successful completion you will:

Receive a certificate which is valid for 1 year.​

Is this the right course for me?

If you are involved in the design or installation of FTTx solutions and wish to improve your knowledge and working practices, this course is for you.

Course information:

Certificate valid for 1 year

Estimated study time: 26 minutes

Overall content duration: 26 minutes