Spartanburg, S.C. – May 24, 2023 | AFL, an industry-leading manufacturer of fiber optic cable, connectivity, accessories and equipment, announces the launch of its cutting-edge AFL Classroom today. This innovative digital learning environment will provide customers with expert instruction and knowledge on AFL's extensive product line, empowering them to make informed decisions when utilizing the company's solutions. As a leader in connecting the world with innovative fiber optic technology, AFL is proud to introduce the AFL Classroom as yet another way of empowering customers with knowledge and tools for success in the ever-evolving digital landscape.
“We are thrilled to introduce this innovative resource to our customers. The AFL Classroom's launch marks a major milestone in establishing AFL as an educational leader within the industries we serve,” expressed Mary Ellen Grom, Executive Director of Customer Experience Solutions at AFL. “This valuable content is designed to empower our customers with a more comprehensive view of AFL's products and solutions,” Grom added.
In collaboration with advertising agency, EP+Co, AFL has created a transformative learning environment tailored to optimize the pre- and post-production process while increasing AFL's ability to continuously generate branded content year-round. Located in South Carolina’s historic Taylors Mill, this contemporary-styled classroom is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and is dedicated to producing educational and instructional materials that will elevate the customer experience.
“Our aim is to deliver a best-in-class customer experience that builds a connection with our customers in the best way possible", said Harrison Andrews, Interactive Video Specialist. “Through the AFL Classroom, we are able to create easy-to-comprehend technical and how-to content in the most efficient manner,” Andrews explained.
The expert-led classes will provide comprehensive instruction on a variety of topics related to fiber optic technology. The first series begins with an introduction to fusion splicing, followed by an exploration of Fujikura Fusion Splicing Systems for practical field applications. In each episode, viewers will learn operation techniques and invaluable tips to help master the equipment.
- Episode 1: Fusion Splicing 101
- Episode 2: Splicing 102: Fujikura 90S+
- Episode 3: Splicing 103: Fujikura 90R
- Episode 4: Splicing 104: Fujikura 41S+
AFL plans to expand its digital learning offerings throughout the year with additional content and resources that customers can access on-demand.
To learn more about AFL, its products and services, visit www.AFLglobal.com.
Founded in 1984, AFL is an international manufacturer providing end-to-end solutions to the energy, service provider, enterprise, hyperscale and industrial markets. The company’s products are in use in over 130 countries and include fiber optic cable and hardware, transmission and substation accessories, outside plant equipment, connectivity, test and inspection equipment, fusion splicers and training. AFL also offers a wide variety of services supporting data center, enterprise, wireless and outside plant applications.
Headquartered in Spartanburg, SC, AFL has operations in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujikura Ltd. of Japan. For more information, visit www.AFLglobal.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and read our blog.
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