Design Guidelines for Copper & Fibre Optics solutions

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Organisation profile

RWL Advanced Solutions are specialist distributors in the Information Technology, Security and Telecom industries and have locations in Dublin Cork and London.

RWL have design specalist in the following areas

Fibre Optics Solutions 

Copper solutions Voice, Cat5 Cat6 & Cat6a

Racks and Data Centre containment systems

IP Access Control


Monitored Power Solutions for the Comms Room

Precision A/C Solutions for the DC space. 

Training aim

Design guide lines for Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a and fibre optic backbone installations

Learning objectives

The purpose of this course is to:

Gain knowledge, skills and update your Structured Cabling Solution expertise.

Ensure compliance with the warranty requirements for SCS  and an update on the latest EN50173 & ISO 11801 standards

Course outline

Standards update

Cables Types and Applications

High Speed Networks – 10Gb Ethernet, 40Gb & 100Gb

Cable Stripping and Termination examples

Containment Requirements

Installation Guidelines for Copper & Fibre

TSB 95,Tier 1 & Tier 2 Testing requirements

25 Year Warranties and why they are important

Fibre Optic guidelines 

Trainer's profile

Sean Kirby, Sales Director with RWL,  offers over twenty years experince in designing IT cabling solutions  from a simple Office layout to the most complex Data Centre in Ireland.

Robert Walsh, Managing Director with RWL, is a qualified Electronics/Electrical Engineer and also a BICSI RCDD. 

Course duration

One hour modules & One day System Design module 

Assessment & certification

CPD Hours

Who should attend

The courses are aimed at Electrical Engineers designing ICT networks in all sectors. With the introduction of the intelligent building & POE IT infrastructure is becoming more important.