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Broadband Infrastructure Program

Are you interested in a career in Broadband Infrastructure?

OhioMeansJobs | Columbus-Franklin County can assist eligible individuals with funding to support training.

The broadband infrastructure program prepares students for careers as:

  • Fiber optic cable installer
  • Broadband equipment installation technician
  • Fiber optic splicing technician trainee
  • Broadband equipment troubleshooter

Students Receive:

  • Certified Premises Cabling Technician (CPCT®)
  • Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT®)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Association 10 hour
  • CPR/First Aid

Training is Available at Multiple Locations:

Training Provider Program Start Date Program End Date Program Days Program Time
Columbus City Schools 11/04/24 4/19/25 Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
C-TEC 08/05/24 10/7/24 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Delaware Area Career Center 09/03/24 12/12/24 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Eastland-Fairfield 08/05/24 11/14/24 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Goodwill Columbus Training Center 07/29/24 9/19/24 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Pickaway Ross Fall 2024 Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South-Western City 09/17/24 2/6/25 Monday and Wednesday 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tolles 07/16/24 9/26/24 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
TriRivers 09/10/24 3/20/25 Tuesday and Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

To Be Considered for Training:

  • Candidates must be 18+ years of age and have a diploma/equivalent.
  • Candidates must be able to distinguish between colors.
  • Candidates must be able to navigate small enclosures.

If you are interested in training, please complete the online application. Once training is completed our recruiters will assist you in securing employment.