ELT 103 Information Systems External Installation (8)
Prerequisite(s): Approval for enrollment from the Army Training and Doctrine Command, including secret security clearance.
Recommended Preparation: Qualification in the Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) 31L.
A theoretical and practical study of basic splicing operations for outside cable plants, focusing on installation of commercial and fiber optic communication cables on telephone poles, in manholes and underground structures, and as buried installations. Successful course completers will be certified in basic pole climbing, fiber optics and communication cable installation and connectorization.
3 hours lecture, 12.5 hours laboratory.