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Flying Drones for Business Applications (WPG551-68)

$399

with Larry Harman

Calendar Jul 10, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 8 weeks

This program is for individuals who wish to earn the FAA Remote Pilot Certification, with a focus on all the content required for the FAA’s Remote Pilot Test — regulations, the National Airspace System, weather, aircraft loading and performance, flight operations, and more including:

  • The expanding role of drones in commercial and government applications
  • Commercial systems available for budget operations
  • Knowledge of approaches to applying sUAS in transportation safety, security, and emergency response
  • Mission planning and goal assessment
  • Imagery analysis skills
  • Safety practices advocated by insurance companies and risk managers
  • Imagery analysis using commercial mapping programs

This course is offered in-person. College social distancing guidelines will be followed and masks are required in the building and on-campus at all times.

 

Certified Fiber Optic Technician - CFOT (WPG041-68)

$850
Calendar Jul 12, 2021 at 8 am

This introductory 3-day, 24-hour (*Approx.) fiber optic technician course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician. This Fiber Optic Training combines theory and 85% hands-on activities to prepare the student to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician) test that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optic Association) and given and graded the final class day.

This course also introduces the student to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home), and Distribution Cabling. Students will learn how to identify fiber types, recognize various connectors used in fiber installation; and install, terminate, splice, and properly test installed fiber cable to existing standards. This program explores the history and future of fiber optics and fiber optics capabilities, and basic testing and troubleshooting. Anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician should attend this class.

Note: The student must pass both the written and hands on exams to successfully pass this course.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk

Payment plan available: $425 deposit plus 2 payments of $212.50, paid weekly.

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance - CFOS/T (WPG042-68)

$775
Calendar Jul 15, 2021 at 8 am

This 2-day, 16-hour (actual hours may vary depending on number of students) program is designed to offer advanced training to anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optic networks. A focal point in the program is to offer a general, easy to understand, approach to fiber optics testing standards with little theory and considerable hands on activities. This comprehensive program explains the variety of testing standards, equipment and technological approaches used in fiber network testing and splicing and how to choose among them. This 85% hands on course explores the overall spectrum of testing and maintenance of singlemode fiber optic networks, and provides a detailed overview and demonstration of various pieces of equipment used in testing and maintenance. Subject matter includes a detailed study of ANSI/TIA/EIA-526-(7)A, OTDR fundamentals and uses, OTDR vs. Insertion Loss Testing, Return Loss Testing, and Attenuation testing using the Power Source and Light Meter.

This course is recognized by The US Department of Labor and is sanctioned by the Fiber Optic Association (FOA).

Prerequisite: FOA CFOT course. As of January 1, 2015, the student MUST have successfully passed the basic CFOT course within the preceding 12 months or have renewed their FOA membership within that time frame prior to attending the CFOS/T, CFOS/S, and/or the CFOS/O FOA Specialist courses offered by BDI Datalynk. There are no exceptions. Students are encouraged to register for all courses being offered at the individual locations with the understanding that the CFOT is the prerequisite for all other courses and it must be successfully completed first prior to attending any of the other specialist courses.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk

Payment plan available: $387.50 deposit plus 2 payments of $193.75, paid weekly.

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Splicing - CFOS/S (WPG043-68)

$775
Calendar Jul 17, 2021 at 8 am

This 2-day, 16 hour (actual hours may vary depending on number of students) Splicing Specialist Training includes a complete PowerPoint presentation explaining the importance of high performance splicing and further details the points necessary to achieve these splices. The depth of this presentation is much greater than most textbooks and provides background information about splicing that is very important to the student. An overview of OTDR functions and trace understanding is also provided during this presentation. 85% hands-on classroom activities will provide training in both fusion and mechanical splicing of either single or multimode fiber optic cables.

Inside or outside plant fiber optic cable types will be utilized at instructor's discretion during these hands-on sessions along with fiber optics enclosures and splice trays. The student will be responsible for successfully making and testing both mechanical and fusion splices. In addition to the basic splicing activities outlined above, the student will further be required to correctly and efficiently install spliced fibers into splice trays and enclosures. The student will further be required to achieve a splice loss of less than 0.15 dB for all splices and demonstrate proficiency in interpretation of splice loss using OTDR splice traces.

This course is recognized by The US Department of Labor and is sanctioned by the Fiber Optic Association (FOA).

Prerequisite: FOA CFOT course. As of January 1, 2015, the student MUST have successfully passed the basic CFOT course within the preceding 12 months or have renewed their FOA membership within that time frame prior to attending the CFOS/T, CFOS/S, and/or the CFOS/O FOA Specialist courses offered by BDI Datalynk. There are no exceptions. Students are encouraged to register for all courses being offered at the individual locations with the understanding that the CFOT is the prerequisite for all other courses and it must be successfully completed first prior to attending any of the other specialist courses.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk

Payment plan available: $387.50 deposit plus 2 payments of $129.16, paid weekly. Final payment of $129.18.

Blueprint Reading for the Trades (WPG394-62)

$299

with Frank Sesto

Calendar Sep 21, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Date: Tuesdays, 9/21/21-10/12/21, 4 sessions
Time: 5-8pm
Format: In Person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This course will provide an overview of the construction sequence and the design, construction, and jurisdictional professionals involved. Students will learn to identify and understand design and construction drawings and how they are created. Students will also learn about drawing scale and how to use an Architects/Engineering scale as well as the drawing standards and conventions used in construction documents.

Text book required and to be purchased seperately by students.

Who Should Attend:

If you work in manufacturing or one of the skilled trades, you could benefit from a baseline knowledge of reading blueprints. Our course will help you learn the skills you need to explore new career paths or improve your job performance in this field.

About the Instructor:

Frank Sesto is a subject matter expert in manufacturing and machining with nearly 30 years of teaching experience, including a decade at the community college level. Prior to his teaching career, Sesto worked as a tool and die maker for a variety of organizations in New England. He has been teaching manufacturing programs at 4Cs for several years. 

Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Exam Prep (WPG078-62)

$429

with Douglas Reichwein

Calendar Nov 1, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Date: Mondays, 11/1/21-12/13/2021, 7 sessions
Time: 6-9 pm
Format: Hybrid - In person and remote
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This course is for those who wish to be licensed for construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, removal, or demolition involving any activity regulated by the code. This license includes all of the Specialty Licenses. With this Unrestricted CSL, building permits can be applied for and obtained through the Building Departments in Massachusetts towns.

This course is 7 weeks of intense training and testing to equip students to take and pass the exam. A comprehensive review and examination of the Mass State Building Code will be provided to prepare construction professionals for the state license exam. Candidates must have proof of at least three plus years of construction experience required for eligibility to take state exam.

Note: MA State Building Code Books required.

Who Should Attend?

Construction workers with at least three years of documented construction industry work experience who would like to sit for the state Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Exam.

About the Instructor:

Coming soon!

OSHA 40-Hour for Construction Safety (WET015-62)

$699

with Fran Kittridge

Calendar Nov 15, 2021 at 8:30 am

Date: Monday-Friday, 11/15/21-11/19/21, 5 sessions
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Format: In person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This 40-hour course contains the 29 CFR 1910.120 regulatory overview, site and safety health plan, job hazard analysis, waste characterization, site investigation/audit, personal protective equipment, air monitoring, decontamination, SCBA use, basic principles of emergency response, introduction to confined space, and chemical hazards vs. physical hazards.

Who Should Attend? 

This safety program is for workers that are new to uncontrolled hazardous waste or emergency response operations, or that perform activities that expose or potentially expose them to hazardous substances.

About the Instructor:

Coming soon!





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