Online: Introduction to Structured Cabling - Half Day

Half Day Introduction to Structured Cabling

Upcoming Courses: 9th Aug 2021

This introduction course is ideal for those who wish to plan, design and install a Structured cabling network. Are you involved in the design or installations and wish to understand a little better for your role? No experience necessary…

Are you or your team tasked with planning a structured cabling networks and need to understand the importance of the installation and testing. Wish to upskill, a Data/ Electrical or Network engineer / manager. Involved in selling structured cabling systems or components and want a better understanding of your customers’ requirements. A manager, architect, builder, company owner, or engineer, looking for a concise overview this is for you.

  • Introduction to Data Comms cabling
  • Evaluate the benefits of installing correctly and drawbacks that can incur
  • Discuss the latest trends in Structured cabling- Current datacomms cabling terminology and standards, brief overview of Cabling standard 5e,6,6A,7
  • Datacomms cabling bandwidths and performance -UTP v FTP v STP etc
  • Definitions & jargon busting – Overview of ways of testing
  • Cabling components Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6A, Cat7 – what is the difference?
  • Communications cabling installation procedures and working practices
  • Datacomms Testing overview

On completion of this online course you automatically qualify for our ( Half day) practical course at our purpose built facility. 


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City & Guilds, 3 Day Level 2 Certificate in Communications Cabling

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3rd December 2019

1 Day Introduction to Structured Cabling

Upcoming Courses: Dates TBC - if you are interested in attending classroom training courses please email to be added to our waiting list for when courses resume.

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Wood Communications have a purpose built modern training facility, which can successfully deliver a comprehensive range of Certified training and tailor-made product introduction courses.

Our level of training caters for all subject areas including Fibre,  Copper Cat5e/6/6a, Wireless, Data Centre,  Portable Appliance Testing  & IP CCTV. Everything from “how to install Cat6a structured cabling” through to advanced networking and electrical testing, our portfolio of courses is virtually unlimited.

Wood Communications have provided training for many clients over the years from household names such as Eir, Virgin Media, Three Mobile, Vodafone, An Garda Siochana, Irish Rail, Interxion, Google, Apple and lots more.

To arrange onsite training please call:  +353 (0) 1 426 4000

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Fibre Optic

Here at Wood Communications Ltd we offer a full range of Fibre Optic courses, helping to gain your knowledge and skills to become a qualified Fibre Optics Installation Engineer.

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The Registered Communications Distribution Designer Course (RCDD) is to gain advanced understanding of telecommunication systems.

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Wireless / IP CCTV

If you are a sales personnel who wants to find out more information on how wireless can benefit the end user then a course at Wood Communications Ltd is ideal for you.

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Data Centre Design

With our partners Capitoline offer data centre training that focuses on the best practices and specifications for working in a data centre environment.

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