Price: $2,199.00

Length: 2 Days
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Satellite phone training for engineers and non-engineers

Satellite Phone Training

Satellite Phone Training

Satellite phone training is a 2-day innovative training course program designed for engineers and non-engineers.

TONEX  is the only institute in the world to offer a 2-day Satellite Phone Training, a 4-day Satellite Communications training bootcamp program, a 2-day Satellite Communications Fundamentals, a 4-day Technical Aspects of Satellite Communications and a 3-day VSAT Training, Our training  program provides training in planning, designing, securing, installation, operation, maintenance and management of satellite communication systems, networks and applications.

satellite phone training

Course Content

Satellite Phone Systems and Networks

  • Overview of satellite phone services
  • Satellite Phones Applications and Services
  • Voice, data and video services
  • Broadband services
  • Aviation
  • Emergency
  • Environment & Science
  • Government
  • Land
  • Maritime
  • Tracking & Monitoring
  • Coverage and capacity
  • Geosynchronous satellites
  • Low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites
  • Overview
  • Networks and Components
  • Modems and Modules
  • ACeS
  • Inmarsat
  • Thuraya
  • MSAT / SkyTerra
  • Terrestar:
  • ICO Global Communications
  • Low Earth orbit (LEO)
  • Globalstar
  • Iridium
  • Security concerns

Satellite Mobile Network Architecture

  • Satellite Mobile System Architectures
  • User requirements
  • Terminals
  • Handheld terminals
  • Non-broadcasting vs. Broadcasting
  • Services and Applications

Service Providers and Operators Requirements

  • Infrastructure operators
  • Service operators
  • Application operators
  • Non-broadcasting
  • Broadcasting

Communications Satellite Systems

  • Overview
  • Services
  • Satellite types
  • Satellite Coverage
  • Satellite Payload
  • Ground Segment s
  • Ancillary Terrestrial Component
  • Terminals
  • Gateways
  • Call routing
  • Air interface
  • ACeS
  • Thuraya
  • ICO System
  • Globalstar
  • Iridium

Overview of Enabling Technologies and Architectures

  • GSM/GPRS/EDGE  Related Technologies
  • UMTS Related Technologies
  • LTE Related Technologies
  • System Architecture
  • Air Interface
  • Channelization
  • Satellite Access Station
  • Radio Equipment
  • Protocol Processing
  • User Terminal

New Powerful Satellites

  • Advanced Multimedia Network
  • User Terminal Product Portfolio
  • The Services
  • Bearer Services
  • Communication Services
  • Service Deployment and Phasing Strategy

GSM based Satellite Systems

  • Commonalities between terrestrial and satellite systems
  • GMR- 1general system description
  • Overview and system elements
  • System architecture and external interfaces
  • Functional description of system elements
  • GSM-based services
  • Enhanced services and features
  • Protocol modifications
  • GMR-2  general system description
  • Overview and system elements
  • Functional description of system elements
  • Features of the GMR- System
  • Security

UMTS / IMT- 2000 Technology

  • Point to Point architecture
  • S-UMTS as in integral part of the UMTS network
  • Satellite Network Architectures
  • S-UMTS architecture
  • GSO systems
  • NGSO systems
  • Point to Multipoint architecture
  • Multicast / Broadcast Services Provision
  • Transmission Standard
  • Preliminary System Concept
  • Broadcast Infrastructures Integration
  • Satellite based multicast layer architecture for mobile networks
  • S-DMB mission
  • S-DMB Services
  • System architecture
  • System characteristics


  • Introduction
  • Satellite Interactive Network and Terrestrial Interface
  • Network Integration
  • DVB-RCS Air Interface
  • DVB-S Forward Link
  • DVB-RCS Return Link
  • Radio Resource Management
  • Services
  • DVB-RCS for ASMS
  • Air Interface
  • Mobility Management
  • Power conservation
  • Hybrid Systems

Broadcast Satellites

  • The WorldSpace system
  • Key parameters of the system
  • WorldSpace mobile applications
  • The WorldSpace satellites
  • The Sirius Satellite Radio System
  • The system overview
  • Sirius Satellite Radio
  • Car and Receivers
  • XM™ Satellite Radio
  • Key parameters of the system
  • The XM TM Satellite
  • Satellite Digital Radio Broadcasting in Europe
  • Satellite Digital Radio Broadcasting Technology
  • Digital broadcasting
  • Digital Radio Broadcasting
  • Satellite Digital Radio Broadcasting



Who Should Attend

Engineers and Non-Engineers


Upon completion of this program, you are able to:

  • Understand satellite communications systems and networks
  • Understand technologies behind satellite Phones 
  • Effectively communicate the language of satellite communications ans satellite phone systems
  • Identify, document and present solutions to technical problems in areas related to satellite communications and satellite phones
  • Develop critical thinking and reasoning skills for troubleshooting satellite based phone systems
  • Develop critical thinking and reasoning skills for securing satellite based phone systems
  • Demonstrate proficiency in locating and identifying satellites 
  • Demonstrate the abilities required to properly receive, transmit, and distribute information to and from a mobile satellite system

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