Course Code: RP1301
Through attendance on this course, delegates will build an understanding of how radio works and how this impacts manufacturers, users and operators of radio technology.
Those requiring an understanding of the principles and concepts of radio that underpin today’s radio technologies.
Some experience in telecommunications engineering is beneficial but the course is also suitable for delegates with an aptitude for technical subjects.
The use and management of the radio spectrum
Waveform fundamentals and baseband information
Power levels and measurements
Analogue and digital modulation techniques
Simplex, semi-duplex and duplex - FDD and TDD
Multiplexing – FDMA, TDMA, CDMA and OFDMA
Transmitters and receivers
Antennas and transmission lines
Radio propagation mechanisms
Introduction to coverage prediction
Principles of cellular coverage techniques
Diversity and MIMO
An overview of fixed and mobile radio technologies in use today
Includes practical exercises and demonstrations.