Washington, D.C. (February 20, 2018) — The Fiber Broadband Association (FBA) is pleased to share that the annual Fiber Connect conference has been approved by BICSI as a Continuing Education Credits (CEC) opportunity. Those who attend the 2018 FIber Connect will be eligible to earn ten CECs.
“Offering these credits is one way that we help professionals in the fiber industry stay at the top of their game,” said Heather Burnett Gold, CEO and President of the Fiber Broadband Association. “In an industry as dynamic as ours, we all have to keep learning and getting better at what we do. We thank BICSI for their shared commitment to excellence for all of us working in information and communications, and are looking forward to the 2018 Fiber Connect.”
About the Fiber Broadband Association
The Fiber Broadband Association—formerly the Fiber to the Home Council Americas—is the largest and only trade association in the Americas dedicated to the pursuit of all fiber optic network infrastructure to the home, to the business and to everywhere. The Fiber Broadband Association helps providers make informed decisions about how, where, and why to build better broadband networks with fiber optics while counting on its members to lead the organization forward, collaborate with industry allies and propel fiber optic deployment forward. Since 2001, these companies, organizations and people have worked with our communities and consumers in mind to build a better broadband future here and around the world. Learn more at fiberbroadband.org.
BICSI is a professional association supporting advancing the information and communications
technology (ICT) community. ICT covers the spectrum of voice, data, electronic safety & security, project management and audio & video technologies. It encompasses the design, integration and installation of pathways, spaces, optical fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and infrastructure that supports the transportation of information and associated signaling between and among communications and information gathering devices.
BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the
ITS industry. We serve more than 23,000 ICT professionals, including designers, installers and
technicians. These individuals provide the fundamental infrastructure for telecommunications,
audio/video, life safety and automation systems. Through courses, conferences, publications and
professional registration programs, BICSI staff and volunteers assist ICT professionals in delivering
critical products and services, and offer opportunities for continual improvement and enhanced
Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, USA, BICSI membership spans nearly 100 countries.