About this Course

Code TPLT3602
Duration 3 Days

A detailed technical description of the air interface for LTE radio access. This includes OFDMA principles, access and non-access stratum protocols, channel structures, connectivity and mobility management procedures along with radio link control functions.


  • An engineering background with some knowledge of digital radio systems and general radio principles and techniques is assumed.
  • A basic understanding of LTE and experience of 2G or 3G systems would be beneficial.

Who should attend?

  • Engineers involved with equipment design, operation, optimization or monitoring of the LTE radio link.


  • LTE system architecture
  • E-UTRAN architecture and interfaces
  • OFDMA/SC-FDMA basic principles
  • Defining orthogonality
  • OFDMA features and benefits
  • The Fourier transform
  • OFDMA/SC-FDMA transmitter and receiver chains
  • Modulation and coding, MIMO and the Cyclic Prefix
  • MIMO concepts and implementation
  • Physical layer structures
  • Access and non-access stratum protocols
  • Logical, Transport and Physical channels
  • RRC PDCP MAC and RLC functions
  • Resource allocation and scheduling strategies
  • LTE-Advanced concepts
  • Lower layer procedures
  • Connection establishment
  • Radio resource management procedures

3 Days


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.

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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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