About this Course

Code TPLT1320
Duration 1 Day

This course discusses the concept of a Self-Organizing Network (SON) with a look at the key features and procedures that enable self-configuration in a SON. This course will also examine the issues surrounding femtocell deployment with a discussion around potential interference issues and techniques for controlling uplink and downlink interference.


This course assumes existing knowledge of cell planning principles in a mobile environment.

Who would benefit
This course would benefit those with a keen interest in the issues surrounding the deployment of small cells and femtocells in particular. This might include those working in planning-related roles for network operators or as individual consultants


  • SON - Drivers
  • Self-Configuration
  • Automatic Neighbour Relation (ANR)
  • Automatic PCI Configuration
  • Inter-Cell interference Co-ordination (ISIC)
  • Mobility Robustness Optimization
  • Mobility Load Balancing
  • Energy Saving
  • Deployment Configurations
  • Control of Downlink Interference

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.

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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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