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 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.

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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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