Price: $2,199.00

Course Number: 5003
Length: 3 Days
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Bluetooth Training Course Description: Bluetooth Courses and Bluetooth Technology Training Program; Topics can be customized based on the requirements.

TONEX  Bluetooth Training Courses:

Bluetooth training course explores core concepts of the Bluetooth and its evolution This course presents the fundamentals of Bluetooth for anyone who need to be grounded in the fundamentals and existing professionals who need to fill in any gaps they may have in their understanding of Bluetooth wireless technology.

Although Bluetooth has been around since 1994, it has made some of its greatest strides over the last decade. Workers in the field keep up with this changing information by taking Bluetooth training courses, which focus on the fundamentals of Bluetooth technology as well as the evolving market trends.

Tonex provides the highest quality Bluetooth technology training programs for small and midsize businesses, Fortune 500 companies and government agencies. Our skilled instructors and high level of information in the courses are not limited to large companies, and we enjoy the diverse group of clients that we serve year-round. In fact, our Bluetooth technology training program is flexible and adaptable, meeting the unique needs of your business.

While all of our Bluetooth courses do follow a particular format that we have found to be most successful, we can modify the details of the course so that they reflect the nature of your business. For instance, all Bluetooth training courses begin with an overview of the seminar. We then expand on these ideas by bringing in new information and using real-world examples to relate to this information.

Our seminars are known for incorporating interactive lesson plans and hands-on activities that make the material learned more memorable and fun. After all, this is the type of information that sticks with you; not the type that is written down on paper or taught through a monotone lecture. Clients then receive certificates upon successful completion of the course.

Why should you choose TONEX for your Bluetooth Training?

Bluetooth Training course illustrates and highlights the importance of several aspects of Bluetooth.

Bluetooth Training is an ideal course for Engineers and Non-engineers professionals to fill in their gaps in understanding the Bluetooth technology.

Bluetooth Training

Bluetooth Training covers the following topics:

  • Bluetooth 101
  • Bluetooth Applications
  • Bluetooth Services
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Bluetooth Smart: Bluetooth LE, Bluetooth Low Energy
  • Bluetooth Core Specification
  • Bluetooth Profiles
  • Bluetooth Networking Architecture
  • Bluetooth Operations
  • Bluetooth implementations
  • The Bluetooth Protocols
  • Bluetooth Architecture
  • Bluetooth Physical layer (PHY)
  • Physical Channels
  • Physical Links
  • Spectrum
  • Interference
  • Class of radio
  • Power and range
  • Bluetooth Packets
  • Link Manager Protocol (LMP)
  • Host controller Interface (HCI)
  • Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP)
  • Bluetooth Security
  • Bluetooth LE (Low Energy)
  • Bluetooth Smart
  • Configuring Bluetooth devices
  • Installing Bluetooth
  • Device discovery and Service discovery
  • Bluetooth standards
  • Conformance and compatibility testing
  • Bluetooth 5
  • Bluetooth 5 and “connectionless” IoT
  • Bluetooth 5 advancing beacon and location-based capabilities

Bluetooth training Course is a unique high quality training designed for engineers and non-engineers considering Bluetooth, BLE, and Bluetooth Smart planning, architecture and design, product development,  testing, verification and validation or transforming plans into working systems.

New Topics Include (Bluetooth LE and Bluetooth 5.0 focusing on IoT):

  • Bluetooth, Bluetooth Smart and BLE device types, design goals, terminology, and core concepts
  • Bluetooth Architecture : including controller, host, applications, and stack splits
  • Bluetooth Physical Layer: modulation, frequency band, radio channels, power, tolerance, and range
  • Bluetooth Link Layer: state machine, packets, channels, broadcasting, encryption, and optimization
  • Protocols such as HCI-physical/logical interfaces, controller setup, and connection management and L2CAP-channels and packet structure, and signaling channels
  • Attributes-grouping, services, characteristics, and protocols
  • Bluetooth Security considerations such as pairing, bonding, and data signing
  • Generic Access Profiles (GAP) including roles, modes, procedures, security modes, data advertising, and services
  • Bluetooth Applications, devices, services, profiles, and peripherals
  • Bluetooth Testing and qualification: planning, testing, verification, validation and compliance
  • Bluetooth 5 Key features
  • Bluetooth 5 reliable IoT connections
  • Bluetooth 5 range,s speed, and  broadcast message capacity

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the Bluetooth training course, attendees will gain knowledge on:

  • Basic concepts of Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth BR/EDR
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Bluetooth Core Specification Version 5.2 Feature Overview
  • Bluetooth BR/EDR Profiles
  • Bluetooth GATT Profiles
  • Bluetooth Operations
  • Bluetooth implementations
  • The Bluetooth protocols
  • Bluetooth Architecture
  • Bluetooth Profiles
  • Bluetooth Physical layer (PHY)
  • Bluetooth Baseband (BB)
  • Bluetooth Physical Channels
  • Bluetooth Physical Links
  • Bluetooth Packets
  • Link Manager Protocol (LMP)
  • Host controller interface (HCI)
  • Bluetooth Security
  • Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (LC2AP)
  • Signaling packet formats

Course Agenda

Overview of Bluetooth

  • What is Bluetooth technology?
  • What is Bluetooth smart?
  • Bluetooth for phones, tablets, PCs, TVs, set-top boxes and game consoles
  • Why Bluetooth?
  • Applications for Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth applications
  • Bluetooth services
  • How Bluetooth works
  • Accessing resources via Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth Core Specification
  • Spectrum
  • Interference
  • Class of radio
  • Power and range
  • Configuring Bluetooth devices
  • Installing Bluetooth
  • Device discovery and Service discovery
  • Bluetooth standards
  • The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG)
  • IEEE Standards
  • Conformance and compatibility testing

Bluetooth Networking Architecture

  • Bluetooth Networks
  • Device Addressing
  • Masters and Slaves
  • Piconets and Scatternets
  • Addressing and selectivity
  • Radio Power Classes
  • Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum

Bluetooth Operations

  • Inquiry and Paging
  • Device Discoverability
  • Device Connectability
  • Security
  • Link Keys
  • Authentication
  • Where Do Link Keys Come From?
  • Legacy Pairing
  • Vulnerabilities Of Legacy Pairing
  • Secure Simple Pairing
  • Secure Simple Pairing
  • Diffie Helman Elliptic Curve algorithm

Bluetooth Implementations

  • Bluetooth hardware and software
  • Bluetooth hardware design
  • RX and TX
  • Power consumption
  • Bluetooth software
  • The Bluetooth API
  • Bluetooth performance

The Bluetooth BR/EDR Protocols

  • Frequency band and RF channels
  • Bluetooth frequency hopping
  • The Bluetooth APIs
  • The Bluetooth Radio layer
  • The Baseband layer
  • Bluetooth addressing Master/Slave transmission
  • The Packet format
  • SCO links and ACL links
  • Data rates
  • Device addressing
  • Controller states
  • Access procedures
  • Error control
  • Controller stack
    • Asynchronous Connection-oriented [logical transport] (ACL)
    • Synchronous connection-oriented (SCO) link
    • Link management protocol (LMP)
    • Host/controller interface (HCI)
    • Low Energy Link Layer (LE LL)
  • Host stack
    • Logical link control and adaptation protocol (L2CAP)
    • Bluetooth network encapsulation protocol (BNEP)
    • Radio frequency communication (RFCOMM)
    • Service discovery protocol (SDP)
    • Telephony control protocol (TCP)
    • Audio/video control transport protocol (AVCTP)
    • Audio/video data transport protocol (AVDTP)
    • Object exchange (OBEX)
    • Low Energy Attribute Protocol (ATT)
    • Low Energy Security Manager Protocol (SMP)Adaptive Frequency Hopping (AFH)
  • Data Links
  • ACL links
  • Enhanced Data Rate (EDR)
  • Audio Links
  • SCO (Synchronous Connection Oriented) links
  • eSCO (Extended SCO) links
  • Audio Over ACL
  • The Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Bluetooth Security
  • Authentication
  • Encryption

Bluetooth Architecture

  • Core system architecture
  • Core architectural blocks
  • Channel manager
  • L2CAP resource manager
  • Device manager
  • Data transport architecture
  • Core traffic bearers
  • Transport architecture entities
  • Generic packet structure
  • Physical channels
  • Physical links
  • Logical links and logical transports
  • L2CAP channels
  • Communication topology
  • Piconet topology
  • Operational procedures and modes
  • Link manager (LM)
  • BB resource manager
  • Link controller
  • Radio frequency (RF)

Bluetooth BR/EDR Profiles

  • Profile Specification
  • Profile Implementation Conformance Statement (PICS)
  • Profile Test Specification
  • Profile Tuning Suite (PTS)
  • The Headset Profiles
  • HandsFree Profile (HFP)
  • Headset Profile (HSP)
  • Human Interface Device Profile (HID)
  • Music Profiles
  • Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Miscellaneous Profiles
  • SerialPortProfile (SPP)
  • SIM Access Profile
  • Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP)

Bluetooth Physical layer (PHY)

  • Regional authorities
  • Frequency bands and channel arrangement
  • Transmitter characteristics
  • Modulation characteristics
  • Spurious emissions
  • Receiver characteristics
  • Actual sensitivity level
  • Interference performance
  • Out-of-band blocking
  • Intermodulation characteristics
  • Maximum usable level
  • Receiver signal strength indicator
  • Reference signal definition
  • Nominal test conditions
  • Nominal temperature
  • Nominal power source
  • Extreme test conditions
  • Extreme temperatures
  • Extreme power source voltages
  • Test condition parameters

Bluetooth Physical Channels

  • Physical channel definition
  • Basic piconet physical channel
  • Adapted piconet physical channel
  • Page scan physical channel
  • Inquiry scan physical channel
  • Hop selection

Physical Links

  • Link supervision
  • Logical transports
  • Logical transport address (LT_ADDR)
  • Synchronous logical transports
  • Asynchronous logical transport
  • Transmit/receive routines
  • Active slave broadcast (ASB) transport
  • Parked slave broadcast (PSB) transport
  • Logical links
  • Link control (LC) logical link
  • ACL control (ACL-C) logical link
  • Asynchronous/Isochronous user (ACL-U) logical link
  • Stream logical link
  • Logical link priorities

Bluetooth Packets

  • General format
  • Bit ordering
  • Access code
  • Packet header
  • Packet types
  • Payload format
  • Packet summary

Link Manager Protocol (LMP)

  • General rules
  • Message transport
  • Synchronization
  • Packet format
  • Transactions
  • Error handling
  • Procedure rules
  • General response messages
  • LMP message constraints
  • Device features
  • Feature definitions
  • Features mask definition
  • LM interoperability policy
  • Procedure rules
  • Connection control
  • Security
  • Informational requests
  • Role switch
  • Modes of operation
  • Logical transports
  • Test mode
  • Summary
  • PDU summary
  • Parameter definitions
  • Default values

Host controller interface (HCI)

  • Lower layers of the IEEE – software stack
  • Overview of host controller transport
  • Overview of commands and events
  • Generic events
  • Device setup
  • Controller flow control
  • Controller information
  • Controller configuration
  • Device discovery
  • Connection setup
  • Remote information
  • Synchronous connections
  • Connection state
  • Piconet structure
  • QoS
  • Physical links
  • Host flow control
  • Link information
  • Authentication and encryption
  • Testing
  • Alphabetical list of commands and events
  • HCI flow control
  • Host-to-controller data flow control
  • Controller-to-host data flow control
  • Disconnection behavior
  • Command flow control
  • Command error handling
  • HCI data formats
  • Introduction
  • Data and parameter formats
  • Connection handles
  • Exchange of HCI-specific information
  • HCI configuration parameters

Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP)

  • LCAP features
  • Assumptions
  • Scope
  • Terminology
  • General operation
  • Channel identifiers (CIDs)
  • Operation between devices
  • Operation between layers
  • Modes of operation
  • Data packet format
  • Connection-oriented channel in basic LCAP mode
  • Connectionless data channel in basic LCAP mode
  • Connection-oriented channel in retransmission/flow control modes

Signaling Packet Formats

  • Configuration parameter options
  • MTU option
  • Flush timeout option
  • QoS option
  • Retransmission and flow control option
  • State machine
  • General rules for the state machine
  • Timers events
  • General procedures
  • Configuration process
  • Fragmentation and recombination
  • Encapsulation of SDUs
  • Delivery of erroneous LCAP SDUS
  • Operation with flushing
  • Connectionless data channel
  • Procedures for flow control and retransmission
  • Information retrieval
  • Function of PDU types for flow control and retransmission
  • Variables and SEQNs
  • Retransmission mode
  • Flow control mode
  • Configuration MSCs

Bluetooth Security

  • Security overview
  • Random number generation
  • Key management
  • Key types
  • Key generation and initialization
  • Encryption
  • Encryption key size negotiation
  • Encryption of broadcast messages
  • Encryption concept
  • Encryption algorithm
  • LFSR initialization
  • Key stream sequence
  • Authentication
  • Repeated attempts
  • The authentication and key-generating functions
  • The authentication function E
  • The functions Ar and A’r
  • E-key generation function for authentication
  • E-key generation function for encryption
  • Configuring Bluetooth Security
  • Hacking Bluetooth

Bluetooth Trends

  • Bluetooth Smart Technology or Bluetooth Low Energy
  • Powering the Emerging Beacon Market
  • Bluetooth Smart Ready technology
  • The Internet of Things (IoT) and Bluetooth incorporation into the devices
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Bluetooth 5.2

Bluetooth 4.2 Core and Enhancements for Smart Technology AKA Low Energy (LE)

  • Overview of Bluetooth Smart (Low Energy) Features
  • Bluetooth LE Architecture and Protocols
  • Bluetooth LE Link layer specification
  • Bluetooth Configuration
  • Generic Attribute Profile (GATT)
  • GATT-Based Profiles and Specifications

Overview of Bluetooth LE  Protocols

  • Physical Layer
  • Link Layer
  • Enhancements to HCI Protocol
  • Direct Test Mode (DTM)
  • Security and AES Encryption (NIST and NSA versions)
  • Enhancements to L2CAP for Low Energy
  • GAP for Low Energy (LE)
  • Generic Attribute Profile (GATT)
  • Security Manager (SM)


  • Bluetooth Core 5.0
  • Bluetooth 5.0 Architecture
  • Changes from v4.2 to v5.0
  • Bluetooth 5.0 Features Added
  • Integrated in v5.0
  • Deprecated Features
  • Slot Availability Mask (SAM)
  • 2 Msym/s PHY for LE
  • LE Long Range
  • High Duty Cycle Non-Connectable Advertising
  • LE Advertising Extensions
  • LE Channel Selection Algorithm #2
  • Types of Bluetooth 5.0 Products

Introduction to Bluetooth 5.2 (BLE5.2)

  • Bluetooth Core 5.2
  • Bluetooth 5.2 Architecture
  • Changes from v4.2 to v5.0/v5.2
  • LE 2M PHY
  • LE Long Range: LE Coded PHYs
  • LE Power Control
  • Advertising packets and beaconing
  • High Duty Cycle Non-Connectable Advertising
  • LE Advertising Extensions
  • LE Audio in BLE devices, supporting Bluetooth 5.2 or later
  • Isochronous Channels (ISOC)
  • LE Power Control (LEPC)

Enhanced Attribute Protocol (EATT)

  • Enhanced Attribute Protocol
  • Enhanced ATT Capabilities and Benefits
  • The Bluetooth Low Energy Stack with GATT, GAP, ATT, and EATT
  • Attribute Protocol
  • Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP)
  • L2CAP and Protocol Multiplexing
  • L2CAP and Flow Control
  • L2CAP Segmentation and Reassembly
  • Concurrency and Latency 0
  • ATT Sequential Transaction Model 0
  • ATT MTU and L2CAP MTU Sizes
  • MTU Renegotiation
  • L2CAP Enhanced Credit Based Flow Control Mode
  • Parallel ATT Transactions
  • Discovering Support for EATT
  • Attribute Protocol PDUs

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