The heart of any cell planning process begins with coverage and capacity estimations, this course will guide you through the variables that impact both coverage and capacity and provides practical worked examples for a variety of scenarios.
As well as the planning process it is also important to understand the RF KPIs and measurements that determine link performance, the essential signals and measurement techniques of the NR are covered in this training as well as a detailed look at parameters that affect the random access process, location management and PCI planning.
At the conclusion of this training the student will be well versed in the theory and practice of 5G cell planning with a good understanding of both the principles and application of planning techniques.
This self-paced on-demand distance learning course features illustrated course books, videos, tests and full tutor support.
Who Would Benefit
This course is intended for network planning engineers, who wish to learn about the issues that are involved when planning radio access networks for 5G.
The course assumes familiarity with telecommunication systems and with the principles of radio network planning. Some understanding of radio network planning for LTE, and of the 5G air interface, would be beneficial.
Topic Areas Include
Fundamentals of the 5G Air Interface
Link Budget Estimation
RSRP, RSRQ and SINR
On-Demand Online Training
Our self-paced on-demand distance learning programmes are accessible on any computer, tablet or smartphone and allow you to study at a time and location that is convenient to you.
Each course includes:
Illustrated Course Books- featuring leading edge knowledge from subject matter experts.
Videos- Detailed videos expand the points covered in the course books, discussing topics in greater depth.
Tutor Support– Dedicated course tutors are available to answer any questions you might have throughout your studies.
Formative Assessment- Modules include regular quizzes to support learning by testing your knowledge of the subject matter.
Certification– Successfully complete the end of module tests to earn Digital Badges to demonstrate the depth of your knowledge of the topic.