LTE Release 8/9 Air Interface Training

Enhance your engineering skills and understanding of the air interface of LTE Releases 8 and 9. Learn from engineers at Qualcomm Technologies: a global pioneer in 5G technology.


  • Take the next step in your career by gaining a greater understanding of the LTE air interface.
  • Train with engineers at Qualcomm Technologies – a world leader in 5G technology and wireless communication.
  • Upon completion, receive a Qualcomm-branded certificate of completion that may help you get that next job or promotion.

  • In-depth discussion of the LTE air interface based on Releases 8 and 9 of the 3GPP specifications
  • Both TDD and FDD content (but can be customized to cover only TDD or FDD if desired)
  • Overview of the LTE/E-UTRAN network architecture and protocols
  • Introduction of OFDM: the key technology of LTE
  • Downlink and Uplink channels, signals, and operations for FDD implementation
  • Overview of the access stratum radio protocols: PHY, MAC, RLC, PDCP, and RRC.
  • Options for handling voice with LTE

  • Technical background in wireless telecommunications
  • LTE Release 8/9 Technical Overview

  • Describe 3GPP technology evolution.
  • List the key performance requirements for LTE.
  • Describe the Evolved Packet System architecture.
  • Explain OFDM for LTE.
  • Identify E-UTRA air interface capabilities.
  • Name and map DL and UL Physical channels to higher protocol stack layer.
  • Describe overall E-UTRA DL and UL operations.
  • Recognize multiple antenna techniques.
  • Describe key operations at the PHY/MAC/RLC/PDCP/RRC layers.
  • Identify the options for voice with LTE.
  • Describe Home eNodeB and functionality.
  • Explain key features of Self Optimization Network (SON).
  • List Release 9 key features and enhancements.

Your purchase gives 1-year access to this online eLearning

  • eV-Class
  • 17:00 hours
  • Price: $835.00