Wi-Fi Engineering Overview

We also have Wi-Fi Engineering Overview (On-Demand).

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

Course Code: WR1501

Course Summary

This course presents an overview of the 802.11 family of wireless LAN technologies that are more commonly known as Wi-Fi. The course introduces the various forms of Wi-Fi currently in use and looks in detail at the structure, operation and functionality of Wi-Fi connections. It then examines the security mechanisms required to protect a Wi-Fi network. Consideration is also given to identifying common Wi-Fi problems and how to correct those issues in a Wi-Fi network.

Who would benefit

This course is suitable for communications professionals that will engaged in Wi-Fi network design and administration, and also those involved in deploying and maintaining Wi-Fi-based systems.


Delegates should ideally have a background in telecommunications or Information Technology with an interest in technology.

Topic Areas Include

  • Wireless LAN Technologies and Standards

  • 802.11 PHY

  • MAC Frame Structures

  • MAC Procedures

  • Security

  • Wi-Fi Troubleshooting