Broadband Telecommunications: Field Operations


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This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Broadband Telecommunications: Field Operations program is designed to provide students with training required for employment in the broadband telecommunications industry. Courses focus on field operations in the various areas of broadband telecommunications including drop service initiation, planning, and maintenance as well as high speed internet procedures.


Field of Interest
Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Degree Type
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Academic Plan
Broadband Telecommunications: Field Operations (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total credits required
Effective Term
Spring 2013
Admissions criteria

This program is offered through an educational partnership. Employment by the partnership organization is required for admission.


This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Explain drop connection procedures. (TLT142, TLT144)
  • Complete customer cable digital video signal reception establishment procedures. (TLT142, TLT143, TLT144)
  • Practice planning and installation procedures for Community Antenna Television (CATV) service to a customer address. (TLT142, TLT143, TLT144)
  • Explain basic CATV system operation information. (TLT142, TLT143, TLT144)
  • Demonstrate procedures for completing telephone network installation procedures. (TLT149
  • . Explain component connection and basic electronics principles. (TLT149)
  • Summarize various high speed internet products and services. (TLT162, TLT163)
  • Demonstrate procedures for completing high speed internet installation and networking. (TLT162)
  • Demonstrate navigation of operating systems and troubleshooting common problems and procedures. (TLT163)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
TLT142Drop Connections1
TLT143Digital Video Systems2
TLT144Drop Planning and Maintenance2
TLT149Digital Phone Network Installation2
TLT162High Speed Internet/Networking3
TLT163High Speed Internet Technical Training2

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