About this Course

Code TPMB1404
Duration 1 Day

This course aims to provide a technical overview of the main cellular technologies (2G GSM, GPRS, 3G UMTS and 4G LTE) in one package. It is ideally suited for technical staff who require a good understanding of these technologies but who don't need to invest the time required to learn each of them separately.


This is a technical foundation course. Candidates do not need any specific prerequisites other than the ability to grasp technical information.

Who would benefit

This course is suitable for engineering, technical sales, technical management and other staff who require a general technical overview of modern technologies but who do not need to invest the time necessary to learn about each technology in depth.


  • PSTN Overview

  • SS7 Signalling Basics

  • Call Control Signalling, ISUP and SCCP

  • 2G Circuit Switched Domain

  • GSM CS Domain Interfaces and Protocols


  • GPRS

  • UMTS Architecture Overview

  • UMTS Air Interface

  • UMTS Circuit Switched Core - Protocols and Procedures

  • UMTS Packet Switched Core - Protocols and Procedures

  • LTE

1 Day


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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