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LTE for Public Safety (Online Academy)

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Course Overview

Join Public Safety bodies around the world who are deploying networks using the LTE standard, replacing aging infrastructure based on TETRA, PMR, and P25.

This programme is an online mirror of out face-to-face LTE for public safey programme. Participants are provided with a solid grounding in LTE and LTE network architectures before moving to a description of the functions included from LTE Release 12 which provide the necessary enhancements for Direct Mode operations and reliable Group Calling. Also, all network node functions and requirements will be explained and presented with examples of signalling and typical-use scenarios.

Online Academy

Delivery: on-demand

PRICE: £500


Why choose this course?

Course Benefits

  • Highly focused and in-depth training from the experts - including relevant updates from Ovum’s extensive research team
  • Trainers and programme directors that are experts, industry experienced, and highly accomplished training professionals
  • Training outcomes and competency development designed to meet your specific requirements

Who is it for?

  • Executives and senior management teams
  • Mid-senior managers – all departments
  • Identified talent
  • Commercial specialists
  • Technology specialists, engineers & SMEs
  • Strategy specialists

Programme Modules

  • Public safety networks
  • Group communications over LTE
  • Introduction and overview of LTE
  • Proximity services (PROSE)

Learning Outcomes

Benefits for the Individual

  • Explain the advantages of using LTE in public safety networks
  • Recommend deployment strategies for public safety networks
  • Make well-grounded and realistic judgements regarding the limitations of LTE technology, and how those might impact operational efficiency
  • Online learning allows participants to complete the course when and where it suits them 

Benefits for your Organisation

  • Identify the industry initiatives pushing LTE into public safety applications
  • Establish the political and commercial imperatives behind the push towards LTE
  • Evaluate the best technology for specific public safety applications
  • Create knowledgable employees, helping with technological and business decision making

Programme Details

Module 1

Online module 1: Public Safety Networks

  • Requirements for PS Networks
  • Evolution of PS Networks
  • Standards & Government Activity

Module 2

Online module 2: Overview of LTE

  • LTE Network Architecture
  • Interworking for LTE
  • Service Management & Delivery
  • Voice over LTE (VoLTE)

Module 3

Online module 3: Group Communications over LTE

  • Group Communications Principles
  • Group Communications Service Enablers (GCSE)
  • GCSE Services
  • Access Control
  • Mission Crtitical PTT

Module 4

Online module 4: Proximity Services (ProSE)

  • ProSE Concepts
  • ProSE Operation
  • ProSE for Public Safety

Customised In-Company Solutions

Expert insight, delivered in a format to suit your needs, to enhance knowledge and drive performance in your team.


We take a consultative approach to learning: our learning & development consultants will work closely with your team to establish your unique business needs and define success measurements.


“The professionalism when working with Telecoms & Tech Academy allowed me to achieve my goals. We thank you for the support throughout the course.”


Eric Jacobson, Learning Solution Manager, MTN Group


We’ll hand pick a leading practitioner to create and deliver a technical or commercially focussed programme, at your location – wherever that may be globally.


We develop specialised online learning programmes using our virtual learning platform so your teams can learn anytime, anywhere – both on-demand or through online live classes.


A mix of online and face-to-face - your business taps into our leading online learning experience and gets valuable face-time with leading practitioners.