John Dron graduated from Montana State University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing. He soon gained work as a fiber optic technician with a small fiber optic services firm. For over seventeen years, John has worked as a technician, consultant, instructor, project manager, and business owner in locations as widely varied as Thule Air Force Base in Greenland and the tunnels beneath the City of Chicago. John has been an instructor with Light Brigade since 2015.
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.