FREE Technology Day – The latest in RF & Optical Test

Date 16th November. 8.30am


CityWest Hotel

Who should attend?

Engineers and Technicians who use RF test equipment such as Site Masters or Optical test equipment such as OTDRs. Managers and Team Leaders who need to understand what this equipment does and understand the reports they produce.

How Much?

Free to attendees who register. A light lunch and refreshments will be included.

Deadline for Booking?

12th November.
Give me a call today on 2866777 or email me at to get more details and make a booking.


9.00am Understanding Cable & Antenna Analysis –
Using frequency domain technology (FDR vs TDR)
Return loss/VSWR measurements
Cable loss and the effects on system return loss
Understanding DTF (Distance to Fault)
Interpreting DTF measurements
Understanding Interferance Analysis
Hands-on fault finding workshop
12.00 Antenna Alignment demo.
1.00pm – Lunch
2.00pm – Optical Testing
Introduction to installing and testing Fiber links.
Introduction to PON (Passive Optical Networks)
Health and Safety – a useful guide.
Key optical measurements.
Powermeters, sources, loss test sets – where are they used.
Fiber Inspection & Cleaning
Fiber Identifiers
Making Optical Fiber Splices -Demonstration of Fusion Splicer.
Hands-on Interpreting OTDR traces workshop

5.00pm – End