Certifications and Credits
These courses are sanctioned by the Fiber
Optic Association (FOA), the largest
professional society of fiber optics in the

       FOA Sanctioned

       Student Certificates
Unlike some fiber optic training companies, BDI DataLynk does
not charge extra for taking the Certification Exams if they are
taken the same day of class.  In addition, we pay for the student's
initial application fee to the FOA.  This fee includes 1-year
membership to the Fiber Optic Association.

After you have completed a BDI DataLynk Fiber Optic Training
Course and have passed the exams, you have earned an industry
recognized Fiber Optic Technician Certification from the
Fiber Optic Association
Fiber Optic Association
Just Who Is the Fiber Optic Association?

The FOA is an international non-profit educational
organization that is dedicated to promoting
professionalism in the field of fiber optics.  Founded
in  1999 by a dozen prominent fiber optics instructors
and industry personnel, it has grown to now being the
leader in:

  • Promoting Fiber Optics Applications and

  • Participating in Fiber Optics Industry Forums
Since 1999, over 50,000 techs have
successfully completed FOA Sanctioned
Fiber Optic Technician certification.
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