FiberChek Sidewinder

"All-in-one" handheld inspection and analysis solution for multifiber connectors such as MPO.

"All-in-one" handheld inspection and analysis solution for multifiber connectors such as MPO.

Featured Courses

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

Fiber Optic Key Concepts & Inspection Using the Sidewinder Probe

This course presents a detailed overview of the technology fundamentals and proper fiber inspection, cleaning, and handling techniques for MPO fibers and connectors. Learn the recommended techniques for using the product to properly analyze MPO fiber end-faces, including becoming familiar with the controls and menus and how to prepare it for fiber inspection tests. Utilize the product to confidently analyze MPO fiber end-faces.
Course Number: TT-SIDEWINDER

Course Highlights
  • Understand light propagation, network components and architecture, connectors and cable types, fiber losses and attenuation process
  • Describe the causes of loss in fiber networks and the types of contamination on fiber end-faces
  • Understand the recommended fiber inspection and cleaning techniques and describe the proper process to perform
  • Navigate the product menus and controls to prepare for MPO fiber inspection tests
  • Perform proper fiber optic inspection and cleaning of MPO optical connections
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

 Self-Paced Online Training and CertificationVirtual Classroom

Fiber Optic Key Concepts & Inspection Using the Sidewinder Probe

This course presents a detailed overview of the technology fundamentals and proper fiber inspection, cleaning, and handling techniques for MPO fibers and connectors. Learn the recommended techniques for using the product to properly analyze MPO fiber end-faces, including becoming familiar with the controls and menus and how to prepare it for fiber inspection tests. Utilize the product to confidently analyze MPO fiber end-faces.
Course Number: TT-SIDEWINDER-VC

Course Highlights
  • Understand light propagation, network components and architecture, connectors and cable types, fiber losses and attenuation process
  • Describe the causes of loss in fiber networks and the types of contamination on fiber end-faces
  • Understand the recommended fiber inspection and cleaning techniques and describe the proper process to perform
  • Navigate the product menus and controls to prepare for MPO fiber inspection tests
  • Perform proper fiber optic inspection and cleaning of MPO optical connections
Duration

1 Day

Location

Global

Language

Taught in English, other languages available upon request

Type of Training Available

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

Self-Paced Online Training

FiberChek Sidewinder Device Overview: Basic Controls

This course presents an overview of the physical layout and features of the FiberChek Sidewinder Inspection Microscope. Learn how to use the device buttons, controls, and connectors.
Course Number: TT-FC-SIDEWNDR-CNTRLS-SP

Duration

13 mimutes

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

FiberChek Sidewinder Device Overview: Menu Navigation

This course presents an overview of how to navigate the various menus to set up and use the FiberChek Sidewinder Inspection Microscope.
Course Number: TT-FC-SIDEWNDR-MENUS-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

FiberChek Sidewinder Multi-Fiber Testing

This course presents an overview of how to set up and perform a Multi-Fiber connector test using the FiberChek Sidewinder Inspection Microscope.
Course Number: TT-FC-SIDEWNDR-TEST-SP

Duration

21 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

FiberChek Sidewinder: Using FiberChek Mobile

This course presents an overview of how to use the FiberChek Mobile app on a iOS or Android device to connect to and run fiber inspection tests with the the FiberChek Sidewinder Inspection Microscope.
Course Number: TT-FC-SIDEWNDR-FCMOBILE-SP

Duration

14 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

FiberChek Sidewinder Customizing Test Workflow and Screen Orientation

This course presents an overview of how to customize the test workflow and the display screen orientation using the FiberChek Sidewinder Inspection Microscope.
Course Number: TT-FC-SIDEWNDR-CUSTOMIZE-SP

Duration

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