Nikos Chatzinikolaou

FOA Certified CPCT Instructor

Professor of Electronic science (ASPETE), Electronics Engineer (ASPETE),
English Teacher, Broadband Mechanical.

Mr. Nikos K. Chatzinikolaou was born in Athens, Greece, in 1983.

He is a motivated, target oriented engineer with academic background in telecommunications as well in education. Always trying to extend its knowledge through training and certifications. Employed by contractors for all major private ISP’s in Greece.

He has received academic and pedagogical training and he is licensed to work in public Education Institutes.

Education

Mr. Chatzinikolaou has received a B.Sc. Degree in Electronics Engineering, in 2007, from ASPETE (School of Pedagogical and Technological Education), Greece.

Work Experience

He is working since 2009 in Combotech for various ISPs projects. He is part of the team that interconnects Forthnet’s Fiber Optic access Network with business clients. (Interamerican, Bayer, Delta, Unisystems, HSBC, National Bank OF Greece, Orange, Verizon, LG, Samsung and more). Autopsies for FttH potential sites.

He is also an Instructor in the SCHOOL OF TELECOMS training center (registered FOA training school).

Knowledge:

He has an excellent knowledge in:

  • Sumitomo and Fuikura splicers,
  • Exfo OTDR-IOLM-OLTS,
  • Terminating Opticam prepolished connectors,
  • Troubleshooting local loops for Corporate and Retail Customers in ADSL, VDSL, ISDN Voip and,
  • Leased circuits as TAC Field.
  • Combined visits with OTE (National ISP) for advanced cases in copper network and with ISPs technicians for Ftt-x cases (Over 20.000 customer cases)

He has also worked in English Learning institute as a teacher for 4 years (2004-2008).

Seminars:

Mr. Chatzinikolaou attended seminars in Methodology in English Learning through Hellenic-American Union whose goal is to achieve a more efficient transmission of English to students.

Licenses:

  • Practice of Radio electrical installations,
  • English Teaching from the Greek Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs.

Certifications:

Mr. Chatzinikolaou is certified in many technological fields.

  • CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician),
  • CPCT (Certified Premises Cabling Technician) certifications by FOA, (CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate, (currently towards CCNP Route certification),
  • Completed full CCNP course in INTERLEI, MTCNA (MikroTik Certified Network Associate),
  • Executive education seminar in Project Management from Ath/ TECH college,
  • Broadband services,
  • NOVA/satellite internet services FORTHNET SA certification.
  • Certificate of attendance in Linux server administration (Red Hat) from Hellas Network.