Introduction to Modern Telecoms

Telecoms & Tech Academy
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3 days
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Course description

Introduction to Modern Telecoms- 3-day Programme

This programme was created to give participants a firm grounding in the basics of modern telecommunications using a clear format that is easy to understand. The course will cover current and evolving services, applications, technologies and networks within the fixed, mobile and data/internet environments.

The programme begins with review of some telecoms basics including services and applications, transmission, switching and routing, signalling, and control and supporting systems. These concepts are then examined in the context of fixed, mobile and data communications. This information is intended to give participants a complete overview of the telecoms industry and its evolution. The course additionally covers the conception, evolution and structure of modern data communications which will give participants an understanding of data in the digital space. They will also examine internet protocol, the internet and the worldwide web.

The programme uses examples, demonstrations, exercises and additional topics to look at the industry along with some of the major issues that it faces. This overview will give participants an understanding of the relevance of what they have learned as well as the direction the industry is likely to take in the future.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This Introduction to Modern Telecoms training course is suitable for those who are in non technical roles or new to the telecoms industry and it assumes no prior knowledge. The course is presented in a clear and easy to understand format and Telecoms Academy trainers are experts in making technical issues accessible to those without technical knowledge.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

On completion of this highly regarded three-day foundation level programme participants will be able to:

  • Chart the evolution of telecoms and iunderstand global trends in service development
  • Describe the basic requirements of networks and discuss the role of applications and services
  • Understand the advantages of various transmission systems including copper, radio, fibre optics
  • Describe current and future fixed-network concepts
  • Discuss Mobile Networks and their migration paths (1G, 2G, 2.5G, 3G and LTE)
  • Explain the fundamentals of IP, Data Communications and the operation of the Internet
  • Understand modern radio systems including Bluetooth, WiFI, WiMAX, TETRA and Satellite-based systems
  • Discuss the evolving world of telecoms

Course Content

This Introduction to Modern Telecoms training course is designed to cover the following areas:

  • Introducing the Basics
  • Services and Applications
  • Transmission Systems
  • Switching Systems
  • Signalling Systems
  • Supporting systems
  • Techniques used in Modern Fixed Networks
  • Techniques used in Mobile Networks
  • Techniques used in Data Communications
  • Introduction to IP and the Internet
  • Introduction to Radio Systems


The cost of this programme is £1635 + VAT per participant

Early bird and multi-booking discounts are available for all of Telecoms Academy's courses.

In House Training

This programme can be tailored and customised to your company and delivered In House by our expert team of trainers for your organisation.

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Telecoms and Tech Academy

Telecoms & Tech Academy (formally Telecoms Academy) is part of KNect365 Learning. We are borne out of Informa’s rich history enhancing individuals and businesses with knowledge. Our global network allows us to tap into unique resources and networks. We provides the...

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30-32 Mortimer Stree
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Average rating 5

Based on 4 reviews

Telecoms Traders
Trainer was a very nice guy and very knowledgeable, would definitely recommend
Scottish Futures Trust
Very good, Alan has a very nice way of bringing training to life
Econet Wireless
The course was good and very helpful, the teacher was well up to the task!
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