FIBER OPTICS CLASS
This course focuses on designing, testing, installing, and troubleshooting fiber optic cable
plants and networks. Participants will benefit from interactive lecture, video presentations,
and fiber optic lab kits designed to reinforce the fundamentals of fiber optic technology.
This course also prepares participants for the Certified Fiber Optic Technician (CFOT)
exam. Certification exam is offered at the end of the course. 30 Hour class
- ***Student Must be a Regular Full-time or Regular Part-time non-management employee of AT&T Southeast,
Utility Workers, NDA/CA, and Internet Services.
- ***TEMPORARY, TERM, WIRE TECH and MANAGEMENT employees,
and employees of Cingular Wireless are not eligible for customized courses
The membership meeting for December has been rescheduled from the first Tuesday (12/2) to the second Tuesday (12/9). The membership meal and the HQ Job Stewards meeting have also been rescheduled to December 9th. Times of all meetings remain as usual.
Please make a note of this change that is necessary due to a conflict with attendees at Leadership School being held out of town.
Here is the amount of the HRA’s that AT&T is giving the retirees that are being moved to the Aon Retiree Health Exchange. The amount is $2,700 for the retiree and $1,500 for a dependent. This account is able to be rolled over.
Encourage, your retired members to keep their appointments to speak with the Aon Hewitt representative, they are very knowledgeable and will help them during this change.
Remember the retiree must take a plan though Aon Retiree Health Exchange to get the HRA.
The 2015 Open Enrollment will be starting soon, here are the dates:
October 6-17 is annual enrollment for Bellsouth/Southeast retirees, and eligible surviving spouse/dependents. This is also the annual enrollment for retirees who are 65 or older and retired after 1-1-1992 to enroll in Careplus
October 13-24 is annual enrollment for BellSouth/Southeast active.
October 1 through December 31st retirees who retired after 1-1-1992 and are 65 and on Medicare will have their open enrollment into the exchanges though Aon Hewitt.