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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

EdTech Institute, LLC (formerly The Sage Group, LLC) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Data Center Cabling (363)


15 hours (5 weeks). 

Various approved locations throughout the United States.

August 2015 - December 2019. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: describe Data Center operations; define Data Center cabling requirements; discuss industry cabling standards for Data Centers; demonstate various media capabilities and uses; define connectors and fiber types used in Data Centers; discuss Data Center cable testing and documentation requirements; and describe Data Center security issues. 


Instruction is offered via traditional classroom format consisting of interactive lectures, in-class demonstrations, proctored skills applications/lab activities, and proctored testing. Topics include: data center cabling requirements, documentation requirements, testing, and troubleshooting. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate degree/certificate degree category, 1 semester hour in Fiber Optic Technology, Fiber Optic Installation, Computer Networking, Computer Science, or Communications Technology (8/15).