Telecom Crash Course
FMT-01

Duration: 5 days
Course description:
The Telecom Crash Course provides an understanding of the concepts, trends, terminology and systems that make up the telecom industry. The course covers the current state of the field and delves into the myriad new technologies shaping the telecom landscape including advances in broadband, VoIP, and wireless.



Who would benefit:
New entrants to the telecom industry and technical personnel


Access Network Technologies
Switching Concepts
Signaling
Transmission Media & Technologies
Data Networks
Telecom Network Management
Enterprise Networks

RF Crash Course
FMT-02

Duration: 3 days
Course description:
The Telecom Crash Course provides an understanding of the concepts, trends, terminology and systems that make up the telecom industry. The course covers the current state of the field and delves into the myriad new technologies shaping the telecom landscape including advances in broadband, VoIP, and wireless.

Who would benefit:
Early-stage RF practitioners and engineers will find this course valuable. The RF Crash Course is the easiest way to get up to quicken the learning curve in this field.


Building Blocks of RF System
Power Level Calculations
Propagation Mechanics
Antennas
Transmission Lines
Analogue Modulation
Digital Modulation

Telecom Electronics
FMT-03

Duration: 5 days
Course description:
The objective of this course is to help transition nontechnical people become literate in the terminology and concepts used by telecom engineers in designing and developing communication systems and products. This course covers fundamental electronic concepts that underlie modern telecom systems



Who would benefit:
Non-Technical or semi-technical personnel who intend to work in the telecom industry


Signals and Waves
Electricity
System Elements
Modulation
Digital Signals
Computers and Data Communications

Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
FMT-04

Duration: 3 days
Course description:
SS7 defined by ITU-T is a global signaling standard for the transfer of signaling information between telecom networks. The course provides a comprehensive treatment of the SS7 network architecture and protocols in terms of network context, applications, interworking with other networks, interpretation of signaling traces and SS7 network dimensioning.

Who would benefit:
Telecom engineers and technical staff handling core networks and those involved in the software development, testing and deployment of SS7 networks.


SS7 Signaling Network
SS7 Protocol Stack
SS7 for INAP
SS7 for Mobile Networks
SS7 over IP
Signaling transport (SIGTRAN)

Fiber Optics Crash Course
FMT-05

Duration: 3 days
Course description:
This course covers the optical networking marketplace, corollary technologies, solutions and applications. Topics include an analysis of fiber types, fiber modes fiber fabrication, loss mechanisms, light-emitting diodes, laser diodes, modulation response, coupling, photo detectors, system design, power budget and wavelength division multiplexing (WDM).

Who would benefit:
New entrants, current and aspiring technical personnel, including IT staff, corporate decision makers, consultants and students will find this course valuable.


Optical Fiber Characteristics
Optical Sources
Optical Detectors
Optical Networks
Fiber Optical Cabling
Cable installation Options
Testing and Measurements
WDM & DWDM

Wireless Technologies
FMT-06

Duration: 3 days
Course description:
Broadband wireless is a key ingredient of the global telecom network. Crucial for those involved in the provisioning of broadband services is the selection of appropriate wireless technology. This course covers the basic working of the wireless network, technologies and applications. Topics include mobile 2G to 4G, fixed and mobile WiMAX, Microwave, VSAT, WiFi and Bluetooth.

Who would benefit:
New entrants, current and aspiring RF professionals, including IT staff, corporate decision makers, consultants and students will find this course valuable.


Wireless Basics
2G Mobile Networks
3G Mobile Networks
4G Mobile Networks
Microwave Radio Systems
Satellite Systems
WMAN
WLAN