Due to the massive increase of cells needed for 5G as opposed to 4G, techs that can climb tall towers and install equipment is highly sought after.
CFOT (Certified Fiber Optics Technician)
Splicing Specialist - OTDR functions and trace, fusion and mechanical splicing, single or multimode fiber
Testing Specialist - ANSI/TIA/EIA-526-(7)A, OTDR fundamentals and uses, OTDR vs. Insertion Loss Testing, Return Loss Testing, and Attenuation testing using the Power Source and Light Meter.
Fiber To The Home - splitters/couplers and wavelength-division multiplexers and the requirements for cables, connectors, splices, and associated hardware
Certified Fiber Optics Technician (FOT)
Certified Fiber Optics Designer (FOD)
Data Cabling Installer Certification (DCIC)
Certified Military Fiber Optics Installation Professional (MFOI)