Is 5G Training Worth it?

two engineers undergoing 5G training

Professional development is important for anyone aiming to succeed in their industry, and the field of wireless communication is no different. As 5G begins to transform the digital world and how we operate on a personal and professional level, it is important to stay up-to-date on the latest technology so you can ensure you provide the best service for your customers.

In this article, we discuss what 5G training is, why you should consider it for yourself or your team, and how you can receive 5G training with industry-leading engineers at Qualcomm Technologies.

What is 5G Training?

5G training is a way for individuals and companies to expand their 5G knowledge and technical skills. Whether the training is conducted online, in-person, or through a pre-recorded eLearning platform, the goal of the training is to teach students how to take advantage of the latest 5G technology to achieve their goals.

5G training can cover several different topics, depending the goal of the course. While some trainings cover an overview of 5G and wireless communication in general, others dive deep into specific topics, such as 5G NR, 5G NR Call Processing, 5G NR Network Slicing, 5G and Industrial IoT, and more.

Why Receive 5G Training?

The following are just a few of the reasons why you should consider 5G training for yourself or your company:

  • Provide the Best Customer Service: As you already know, providing an excellent customer experience can make or break a business. And the best way to ensure you provide that high-quality customer experience with your 5G network or services is to make sure your employees are highly trained and ready to tackle any challenge. Having your employees undergo 5G training can help ensure they are as ready as possible to assist your customers.
  • Gain a Competitive Advantage: One of the best ways to beat out your competition is to ensure your employees are better trained and more knowledgeable about the subject at hand. Enrolling your team in 5G training will give you a competitive edge, as your employees will be well-educated and ready to take advantage of the latest 5G trends.
  • Enhance Your Resume: Whether you’re looking to advance at your current company or seeking that next opportunity, undergoing 5G training is a great way to beef up your resume and show your employer that you are an expert in the field. Plus, enrolling in professional development opportunities shows companies that you are dedicated to growing as a professional.

Receive 5G & Wireless Training with Qualcomm Technologies

If you are interested in 5G training, we recommend looking into receiving your training with engineers at Qualcomm Technologies, a world leader in 5G innovation. By receiving your training with Qualcomm, you’ll learn directly from the engineers who invented many of the technologies that make 5G possible.

You can also take most courses online and at your own pace through the Qualcomm Wireless Academy’s eLearning platform. For more information on the Qualcomm Wireless Academy, please read on below.

About the Qualcomm Wireless Academy

The Qualcomm Wireless Academy is the educational and training branch of Qualcomm Technologies, a world leader in 5G technology and wireless innovation. We provide premium training within several areas of the wireless engineering field, including 5G, LTE Advanced, C-V2X, WiFi, and more. We have courses for business professionals, engineers new to the field, and experienced wireless engineers. We also offer a corporate training program for companies looking to optimize their 5G capabilities.

Students and trainees can take many of our courses online through our eLearning program, which offers dozens of online courses for those who prefer a more flexible learning style. For more information or to sign up for a course either as an individual or a company, please reach out to us at qwa@qti.qualcomm.com.

About the Author – Vikram Malhotra

Vikram Malhotra is a Senior Director of Program Management at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and oversees the Qualcomm Wireless Academy. He has more than 20 years of leadership experience within Qualcomm, much of which has involved the supervision of 5G training for engineers around the world. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the New York Institute of Technology and an MBA from San Diego State University.