5G Air Interface Overview (On-Demand)

Duration: 11 Hours / Technical Level: Level 3

Course Code: FG1702

Course Summary

This 5G Air Interface Overview on-demand course is a technical introduction to the 5G New Radio. The course includes the design goals and development schedule for 5G, and the principles, design and implementation of the 5G air interface.

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 engineers either new to, or already working in, mobile radio communications.


Familiarity with telecommunications and general engineering terminology is assumed. Some understanding of LTE cellular systems would be beneficial.

Topic Areas Include:

  • 5G introduction, key features and standardisation
  • Use cases and performance objectives
  • Non-standalone and standalone deployment options
  • Radio spectrum and millimetre wave communications
  • Principles of radio transmission and reception in 5G
  • Multiple antennas in 5G
  • Air interface protocol stack
  • Architecture of the air interface physical layer
  • Procedures for data transmission and reception on the 5G air interface


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.
    Also available as a Live Online Training Programme, learn more.

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    • Regular price £980.00

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