The Fiber Optic Association, Inc.

the international professional society of fiber optics


Help Page

Fiber Optic Association

Contact Us 
Sign up to receive the FOA eMail Newsletter .
Fiber Optic Training:
FOA Approved Training Schools

Fiber Optic News:
FOA Online Newsletter
Technical Information:
The FOA Online Fiber Optic Reference Guide
User's Guide To Fiber Optics
Learn More About The FOA:
About the FOA
FOA Certification Programs
FOA CFOT Renewal Form (pdf)
Renew Online

Join FOA on

 Find us on Facebook    
FOA on LinkedIn    
FOA videos    

FOA is a member of:




The FOA Website has a lot of information - so much in fact, it's sometimes hard to find what you need. So let's see if we can make it easier.

Search the FOA website

Search the FOA website with DuckDuckGo including hundreds of pages of technical information in the FOA Guide and all back issues of the FOA Newsletter.

What are you looking for?

Want to know more about the FOA?
Need technical information: The FOA Online Fiber Optic Reference Guide - ~1,000 pages of technical information

Want to take an online course: Fiber U has over two dozen free self-study courses.

Looking for a training course: FOA Approved Training Schools
Interested in getting certified: FOA Certification Programs

If you are looking for a job in fiber optics, start here at the FOA's guide to jobs

If you are a teacher in K-12, teaching fiber for  STEM and advising students about jobs in fiber optics

Time to renew your CFOT:  Renew online    Download the renewal form.
Looking for installers, contractors or employees? Send a message to the FOA and we will notify our CFOTs through our newsletters and social media. If you are a CFOT, join the FOA LinkedIn groups.

And if you need help on something not listed here, including technical assistance, contact The FOA:

Office Hours 10AM-5 PM Pacific Time
Telephone: 1-760-451-3655
Fax: 1-781-207-2421

The Fiber Optic Association has been organized as a international non-profit educational association  for the fiber optic industry.
Its charter is to promote fiber optics through education, certification and standards.

To Contact The FOA:
The Fiber Optic Association
Office Hours 10AM-5 PM Pacific Time
Telephone: 1-760-451-3655
Fax: 1-781-207-2421

(C)1999-2021, The Fiber Optic Association, Inc.