2G to 5G Mobile Technologies (On-Demand)

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Duration: 22 Hours

Course Code:  MB1101

Course Summary

This 2G to 5G Mobile Technologies on-demand course aims to provide a technical overview of the main cellular technologies 2G (GSM), 3G (UMTS), 4G (LTE) and 5G in one package. It provides a clear view of the most important aspects of cellular communication technologies and how the principles are applied within the different generations as networks evolve from providing basic GSM services, through to supporting an increasingly complex set of connection requirements and services.

This self-paced on-demand distance learning course features illustrated course books, videos, tests and full tutor support.

Who would benefit

This course is suitable for engineering, technical sales, technical management and other staff who require a general technical overview of mobile technologies but who do not need to invest the time necessary to learn about each technology in depth.

Prerequisites

A basic understanding of telecoms principles would be beneficial.

Topic Areas Include:

  • An overview of basic radio and cellular techniques and technologies
  • Network Generations from 2G to 5G
  • 3GPP Release programme
  • An overview of 2G (GSM) network architecture and functionality
  • GSM TDMA air interface operating principles
  • GPRS and EDGE upgrades to GSM
  • GSM services
  • TETRA networks
  • An overview of 3G (UMTS) network architecture and functionality
  • UMTS WCDMA air interface operating principles
  • HSPA and HSPA+ upgrades to UMTS
  • An overview of 4G (LTE) network architecture and functionality
  • LTE OFDMA air interface operating principles
  • Evolved Packet Core (EPC) operation
  • Small cells and heterogeneous networks
  • Self Organising Networks (SON)
  • LTE voice options
  • LTE Advanced and LTE Advanced Pro
  • Wi-Fi/Cellular interworking
  • LTE operation in unlicensed frequency bands
  • Machine Type Communications (MTC)
  • LTE for public safety
  • Introduction to 5G
  • 3GPP use cases for 5G
  • Performance targets for 5G
  • Radio Spectrum for 5G
  • 5G OFDMA air interface
  • 5G System Architecture
  • Non Standalone (NSA) and Standalone (SA) New Radio (NR)
  • 5G Core Network Functions

 

On-Demand Online Training

On-Demand Online Telecoms 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.

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    • Regular price £1,500.00