2G to 4G Mobile Networks

2 Days / 4 Live Online Sessions (0900-1230) / Technical Level: Level 2

Course Code:  MB1404

Course Overview

This 2G to 4G Mobile Networks training course aims to provide a technical overview of the main cellular technologies (2G GSM, GPRS, 3G UMTS and 4G LTE) in one package. It is ideally suited for technical staff who require a good understanding of these technologies but who don’t need to invest the time required to learn each of them separately.

Who Would Benefit

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


This is a technical foundation course. Candidates do not need any specific prerequisites other than the ability to grasp technical information.

Course Contents                                                       

  • PSTN Overview
  • SS7 Signalling Basics
  • Call Control Signalling, ISUP and SCCP
  • 2G Circuit Switched Domain
  • GSM CS Domain Interfaces and Protocols
  • GPRS
  • UMTS Architecture Overview
  • UMTS Air Interface
  • UMTS Circuit Switched Core – Protocols and Procedures
  • UMTS Packet Switched Core – Protocols and Procedures
  • LTE

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