GSM-R Engineering Overview (On-Demand)

UIC Rail Academy

Duration: 22 Hours

Course Code: MB2803

Part of the UIC Rail Academy, this detailed course provides network engineers with an in depth study that covers all principles of GSM-R networks and operation.

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

Who would benefit

Those in or entering technical roles within the GSM-R industry who require a broad overview of the services, features and technology of GSM-R.


A basic understanding of cellular radio networks and railway signalling, as well as the ability to comprehend technical subjects, would be useful.

Topic Areas Include

  • Introduction to GSM and GSM-R Networks
  • GSM Network Architecture
  • GPRS Network Architecture
  • GSM-R Network Architecture
  • GSM-R Services
    • GSM-R Identities
    • GSM-R Coverage
    • Network Access
    • GSM-R Procedures
    • European Train Control System

      On-Demand Online Training

      On-Demand Online Telecoms TrainingOur self-paced on-demand distance learning programmes are accessible on any device 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 books.
      • 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 £1,820.00

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