Northwest Occupational Training

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Northwest Occupational Training

NWOT is one of the leading training facilities in the Pacific Northwest. With over 30 years of dedicated service; We are the training center of choice for thousands of professional contractors and customers nationwide. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to exceeding your expectations.

Our experienced instructors offer safety training that leverage a proven curriculum; All our classes have a series of trade-related simulators and props to provide students with a hands-on approach to on the job and safety training. Certifications and Wallet Cards are provided upon course completion.

We have two training facilities, they are located in Milton, WA and Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. We service the entire Seattle, and Tacoma region. Both facilities offer a wide range of hands-on simulated training options; Cellular Tower, Pole Top Rescue Pole, Communication Hut, and a Confined Space Vault. The max occupancy at the Milton facility is 60 students and 30 students at JBLM.


See a list of our class offerings below:

**Courses marked with (**) Are Also Available ONLINE!

Both facilities are open to 3rd party companies for advance education.
Rental Rates:

  • $300.00/Day
  • $200.00/4hrs

Contact us for our current class schedule, prices, and group rates.

Fill out the form below or call (253) 922-2787


Jun 1 2018 @ 7:00 am – Oct 31 2019 @ 4:00 pm
IN250 – BICSI Installer 2, Optical Fiber Training @ Milton Training Center
Oct 15 – Oct 19 all-day
IN250 – BICSI Installer 2, Optical Fiber Training @ Milton Training Center | Milton | Washington | United States

IN250 is a five-day course setting the groundwork for optical fiber-based structured cabling system installation. The course will open with an overview of fiber transmission principles, professionalism, life safety and industry best practices, as related to fiber. A significant amount of course time will then be spent on installation, splicing, termination, testing and retrofitting of optical fiber cable. Additional topics covered will include pathways and spaces, firestopping and an introduction to field coordination.

Course Highlights:

  • Codes and standards & industry best practices
  • Optical fiber transmission principles
  • Safety
  • Professionalism
  • Telecommunication pathways
  • Telecommunication spaces
  • Firestopping
  • Installation/pulling optical fiber cable
  • Termination of optical fiber cable
  • Testing/troubleshooting of optical fiber cable
  • Retrofits
  • Field coordination


Who Should Attend
ICT installers who wish to expand their knowledge of the industry, learn new skills and continue to advance professionally.

This course builds on the lessons taught in the IN101 course. Students of this class may wish to first attend IN101 or gain equivalent experience and knowledge through on-the-job training. BICSI strongly recommends reading the Information Technology Systems Installation Methods Manual (ITSIMM) before coming to class and/or taking the exam.

Knowledge and Skills
Must be able to distinguish between different colors and possess manual dexterity to complete fine motor tasks. Topics taught in class build upon what is taught in IN101.

Course Materials
Students must bring a print version of the ITSIMM to class, along with any errata sheets. Please reference the course confirmation letter as to which edition is appropriate. The manual is not included in the course fee. For more information or to place an order click here. Personal or prescription safety glasses are also recommended.

What’s In It For Me?
As optical fiber systems become more common, your need to be recognized for your knowledge and expertise of  emerging installation practices.

Review Course CEC Policy
In addition to earning CECs toward renewal of your existing credentials, all students who complete IN250 and pass the Installer 2, Optical Fiber exam within seven days will receive 35 CECs for the review course toward Installer 2, Optical Fiber, renewal. This means that all Installation Program students who take this course and pass the exam within the seven-day time period will recieve All of the CECs needed for their first renewal period. Click here for more information. Click here for more information.

EM 385-1-1 Fall Protection Competent Person (24hr) **Enrolling Now @ Milton Training Center
Oct 24 @ 7:00 am – Oct 26 @ 3:00 pm



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