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The Light Brigade Introduces New YouTube Channel


The Light Brigade has launched a new YouTube Channel that provides customers with the opportunity to view short clips from The Light Brigade's fiber optic training media library prior to purchase. The YouTube Channel offers clips from the following topics:
  • A Brief History
  • Light Basics
  • Fiber Optic Cable
  • Fiber Optic Splicing
  • Fiber Optic Connectors
  • Fiber Optic Patch Panels, Closures and Pedestals
  • Fiber Optic Testing
  • Troubleshooting a Fiber Optic Link
  • OTDR Theory and Operation
  • Fiber Optic Active Devices
  • Fiber Optic Passive Devices
  • System Loss Budgets

"Access to these videos on YouTube allows viewers to sample The Light Brigade's training media, making it easier for customers to select the video most appropriate for their needs," stated Dario DePaolis, vice president and general manager of The Light Brigade. "The training videos teach proper fiber techniques and disciplines, while providing the practical theory and application of various topics."

The Light Brigade, a division of AFL, produces high-quality DVDs and CDs filmed by professional cinematographers. Courses are technology-based and teach techniques applicable to many fiber optic products. In addition, The Light Brigade offers standardized courses that can be scheduled around the world as well as at their state-of-the-art training facility outside of Seattle, Washington. The Light Brigade also offers educational development services in which courses can be customized to a desired skill level or to focus on a specific subject matter.

For additional information on The Light Brigade, visit, email or call 1 (800) 451­7128.

About The Light Brigade
Since 1987, The Light Brigade has instructed 43,000 attendees in its public and custom classes on fiber optic design, maintenance, and testing, including advanced topics such as FTTx, DWDM, and PMD/CD. In addition to creating custom courses tailored to any need or skill level, the company produces educational DVDs and CDs.

Dario DePaolis
Vice President/General Manager, The Light Brigade
1(206) 575-0404