T-BERD/MTS-2000 Training

The T-BERD/MTS-2000 is a handheld modular test set for the installation, turn-up and maintenance of optical fibers across Enterprise, Metro and FTTx/Access point-to-point or point-to-multipoint networks (PONs).

The T-BERD/MTS-2000 is a handheld modular test set for the installation, turn-up and maintenance of optical fibers across Enterprise, Metro and FTTx/Access point-to-point or point-to-multipoint networks (PONs).

Featured Courses

On-Site Classroom and Live Lab Workshops with Certifications On-Site Classroom

Fiber Optic Testing with the T-BERD/MTS-2000

This course presents a detailed overview of testing and troubleshooting using the product, including how to navigate the GUI and menus. Learn to characterize and certify fiber using three key fiber tests, fiber inspection, connectivity/continuity and OTDR for FTTx, FTTP, and FTTA. Utilize the test set to confidently troubleshoot network faults and locate problems in xWDM and PON networks. 
Course Number: TT-TB2000

Course Highlights
  • Navigate the product GUI and menus to configure for Fiber Optic testing
  • Perform fiber optic connectivity/continuity and OTDR tests: inspection and cleaning of all optical connections, optical insertion loss (OIL) and optical return loss (ORL), end-to-end loss testing with optical power meter (OPM) and optical light source (OLS), OTDR cable analysis
  • Save and restore test configurations, using StrataSync and MobileTech App
Duration

1 Day

Location

United States, Germany

Language

Taught in English, German, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: Yes
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: N/A

Fiber Optic & OTDR Testing with the T-BERD/MTS-2000

This course presents a detailed overview of technology fundamentals, testing, and troubleshooting using the product, including how to navigate the GUI and menus. Learn to characterize and certify fiber using three key fiber tests, fiber inspection, connectivity/continuity and OTDR for FTTx, FTTP, and FTTA. Utilize the test set to confidently troubleshoot network faults and locate problems in xWDM and PON networks. 
Course Number: TT-TB2000-FIBER

Course Highlights
  • Understand light propagation, network components and architecture, connectors and cable types, fiber losses and attenuation process
  •  Navigate the product GUI and menus to configure for Fiber Optic testing
  • Perform fiber optic connectivity/continuity and OTDR tests: inspection and cleaning of all optical connections, optical insertion loss (OIL) and optical return loss (ORL), end-to-end loss testing with optical power meter (OPM) and optical light source (OLS), OTDR cable analysis
  • Save and restore test configurations, using StrataSync and MobileTech App
Duration

2 Day

Location

United States, German

Language

Taught in English, German, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: Yes
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: N/A

VIAVI Certified T-BERD/MTS-2000 FTTA Technician Program

This 1-day technician certification program presents a detailed examination of the skills required for performing Fiber To The Antenna (FTTA) testing and troubleshooting techniques. Participants should already be familiar with the product, including how to navigate the GUI and menus. Learn to characterize and certify fiber using three key fiber tests, fiber inspection, connectivity/continuity and OTDR for FTTA and how to verify the installation of cell site front-haul and rooftop towers using VIAVI fiber test equipment anf following the FTTA testing procedure. Learning is reinforced with hands-on exercises and the VFTTA exam, requiring successful completion in order to receive a VFTTA certificate.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-VFTTA-1DAY

Course Highlights
  • Navigate the product GUI and menus to configure for Fiber Optic testing
  • Perform the FTTA testing process, including fiber optic connectivity/continuity and OTDR tests: inspection and cleaning of all optical connections, optical insertion loss (OIL) and optical return loss (ORL), end-to-end loss testing with optical power meter (OPM) and optical light source (OLS), OTDR cable analysis
  • Save and restore test configurations, using StrataSync and MobileTech App
  • Complete all hands-on exercises and written exam requirements to receive the VFTTA certification 
Duration

1 Day

Location

United States

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: Yes
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: N/A

VIAVI Certified TB/MTS-2000 Fiber & FTTA Technician Program

This 2-day technician certification program presents a detailed examination of the technology fundamentals and skills required for understanding and performing Fiber To The Antenna (FTTA) testing and troubleshooting techniques. Participants will become familiar with the product, including how to navigate the GUI and menus. Learn to characterize and certify fiber using three key fiber tests, fiber inspection, connectivity/continuity and OTDR for FTTA and how to verify the installation of cell site front-haul and rooftop towers using VIAVI fiber test equipment anf following the FTTA testing procedure. Learning is reinforced with hands-on exercises and the VFFTTA exam, requiring successful completion in order to receive a VFFTTA certificate.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-VFFTTA-CERT

Course Highlights
  • Understand light propagation, network components and architecture, connectors and cable types, fiber losses and attenuation process
  • Navigate the product GUI and menus to configure for Fiber Optic testing
  • Perform the FTTA testing process, including fiber optic connectivity/continuity and OTDR tests: inspection and cleaning of all optical connections, optical insertion loss (OIL) and optical return loss (ORL), end-to-end loss testing with optical power meter (OPM) and optical light source (OLS), OTDR cable analysis
  • Save and restore test configurations, using StrataSync and MobileTech App
  • Complete all hands-on exercises and written exam requirements to receive the VFFTTA certification 
Duration

2 Day

Location

United States

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: Yes
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: N/A

 Self-Paced Online Training and CertificationVirtual Classroom

Fiber Optic Testing with the T-BERD/MTS-2000

Self-Paced Online Training

TB/MTS-2000 Platform Overview

This course presents an overview of the MTS/T-BERD 2000 platform. Learn how to set up the test set upon first use out-of-the-box and how to navigate the GUI and menus.  
Course Number: TT-TB/MTS2000-OVRVW-SP

Duration

24 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 FiberComplete Setup, IL/ORL Reference, and Testing

This course presents an overview of performing the FiberComplete test with the TB/MTS-2000. Learn how to configure the FiberComplete test, perform the IL/ORL Reference, launch and run the test, and manage test setup and results files.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-FIBERCOMPLETE-SP 

Duration

25 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 Configuring the Light Source & Power Meter

This course presents an overview of the light source and the power meter on the TB/MTS-2000. Learn how to configure and use both for basic testing operations.  
Course Number: TT-TB2000-LS/PM-SP

Duration

10 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 OTDR Easy Mode Testing

This course presents an overview of performing the OTDR Easy Mode test with the T-BERD/MTS 2000. Learn how to launch this autoTest from the SmartTest mode, and locate and manage test results. Ideal for non-expert experience level.   
Course Number: TT-TB2000-OTDR-EASY-SP

Duration

10 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes 

TB/MTS-2000 OTDR Expert Mode Testing

This course presents an overview of how to perform Expert Mode OTDR tests using the T-BERD/MTS 2000. Learn how to configure the Expert Mode test parameters, launch the test, and locate, analyze, and save the test results.  
Course Number: TT-TB2000-OTDR-XPRT-SP

Duration

12 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 OTDR Real Time Mode Testing

This course presents an overview of performing an OTDR test in Real Time Mode using the TB/MTS 2000. Learn how to configure and launch this OTDR test, and how measure splice loss.  
Course Number: TT-TB2000-OTDR-REAL-SP

Duration

11 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 Fiber Inspection w/the P5000i

This course presents an overview of fiber inspection testing using the P5000i with the MTS/TB-2000. Learn how to navigate the 2000 GUI and menus to configure and perform fiber inspection procedures and locate the results. 
Course Number: TT-TB2000-P5000i-SP

Duration

11 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 Using SmartTest Assistant

This course presents an overview for performing a basic OTDR test with the TB/MTS-2000 using the SmartTest Assistant feature. Learn how to quickly and easily configure and run the OTDR SmartTest, and locate and manage test results.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-SMART-SP

Duration

12 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 Transferring Files & Updating Software

This course presents an overview of the processes for transferring files and updating software on the T-BERD/MTS 2000. Learn how to perform software updates via Ethernet or USB  stick and how to transfer files.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-SOFTWARE-SP

Duration

25 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 Tier 2 Setup & Testing for Simplex Fiber (Enterprise-SLM OTDR)

This course presents an overview for how to perform a Tier 2 test (OTDR) for simplex fiber on the TB/MTS-2000 using the Enterprise-SLM OTDR mode. Learn how to load preset configuration profiles, manage test menus, launch and perform the Enterprise-SLM mode OTDR test, locate and switch OTDR results views and diagnose OTDR events. 
Course Number: TT-TB2000-TIER2-SLM-SP

Duration

25 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

MTS/TB-2000 Fiber & FTTA Testing Technician Certification Exam

This course presents an assessment of the knowledge and skills possessed for performing the FTTA testing process using the TB/MTS-2000 and fiber inspection probe to achieve the VIAVI Fiber and FTTA (VFFTTA) Testing Technician Certification.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-Fiber-FTTA-EXAM-SP

Duration

90 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 COSA-4055 CWDM OCC Testing

This course presents an overview of how to navigate the TB/MTS-2000 GUI and menus to configure and perform CWDM testing with the COSA-4055 Optical Channel Checker (OCC). Learn how to locate and understand the COSA-4055 OCC test results.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-COSA-4055OCC-SP

Duration

13 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 FTTA Mode OTDR Testing

This course presents an overview of how to configure and perform the FTTA Mode OTDR test application using the T-BERD/MTS 2000. Learn how to locate, analyze, and save the FTTA OTDR test results.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-FTTA-OTDR-SP

Duration

18 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 DWDM OTDR SmartTest Assistant

This course presents an overview for how to use the SmartTest Assistant for basic DWDM OTDR testing with the TB/MTS-2000 test set.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-DWDM-OTDR-SP

Duration

12 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB-2000 CWDM OTDR SmartTest Assistant

This course presents an overview for how to use the SmartTest Assistant for basic CWDM OTDR testing with the TB/MTS-2000 test set.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-CWDM-OTDR-SP

Duration

13 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

TB/MTS-2000 OCC-4056 DWDM Optical Channel Checker Testing 

This course presents an overview of how to navigate the TB/MTS-2000 GUI and menus to configure and perform DWDM testing with the OCC-4056 Optical Channel Checker (OCC), and how to locate and understand the OCC-4056 DWDM test results.
Course Number: TT-TB2000-DWDM-4056OCC-SP

Duration

25 minutes

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

Onsite Classroom: N/A
Virtual Classroom: N/A
Online/Self-Paced: Yes

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T-BERD/MTS-2000 Handheld Modular Test Set

We recommend that you take a self-paced course before ordering an onsite course to make the best of your certification process