Education And Training
Many companies provide on-the-job training to high school graduates who have a strong background in math and physics. Community colleges and technical institutes offer programs in the field. The armed forces also offer training in laser installation and operation. There are also online training courses in fiber optics which are endorsed by fiber-optic associations and can lead to certification. As in all technological fields, the technician must be prepared to keep learning.
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