Training and Logistics Manager
Larry Wheeler has been an instructor and course developer with Light Brigade since 2004, and is currently the Training and Logistics Manager. Mr. Wheeler has performed high-level installation and testing projects for a variety of organizations, including Verizon, the U.S. Navy, and Century Link’s (formerly Qwest) Seattle and Tacoma facilities. He has worked extensively in a fiber optic manufacturing and R&D lab. His main areas of focus are the physical plant, installation, termination, splicing, testing, and troubleshooting. Mr. Wheeler is a sustaining member of the IMSA, ITS Florida, and ITS Georgia. His certifications include IMSA’s Fiber Optics for Traffic Systems Level I, II and II Design, ETA Fiber Optic Installer, ETA Fiber Optics Technician – Outside Plant and ETA Fiber Optics Technician.
Light Brigade is a leading provider of fiber optic training through our exceptional team of qualified instructors and content developers. Since 1987, Light Brigade has trained more than 50,000 installers, technicians, engineers, and designers from a wide range of industries. Our seventeen instructor-led training courses benefit all skill levels and cover everything from general maintenance and testing for outside plant, FTTx, and premises/LAN applications to more specialized training for fiber characterization, utilities, broadcast, transportation, oil and gas, and mining applications. Our classes are scheduled regularly in cities throughout North America. We develop and deliver customized fiber optic courses for organizations all over the world. In addition, we produce online training courses and a comprehensive collection of staff development DVDs.