Introduction to 5G

The standardization of 5G is now well underway. This short course is designed to provide a concise synopsis of the key areas associated with the 5G System, with focus on the concepts and drivers, the 5G New Radio and NG-RAN, the end to end system architecture and key procedures associated with registration, PDU sessions and mobility.

Click on the links below for a more detailed breakdown of each module.


  • 5G Concepts and Drivers
  • 5G New Radio and NG-RAN - Part 1
  • 5G New Radio and NG-RAN - Part 2
  • 5G Core Network Architecture
  • Initial Procedures
  • Utilizing the Network
  • Mobility
  • Reference Document - Introduction to 5G
  • Test of Understanding - Introduction to 5G
  • 5G System Engineering
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Duration 3 hours
CPD Learning Credits 3
Accreditation ITP Certified
Price £175 (for 6 months access)

This course has been independently assessed and accredited by both the ITP (Institute of Telecommunications Professionals) and the CPD Standards Office (Continuing Professional Development). Their marks of excellence awarded to Mpirical provides you with the recognition that the learning you have completed conforms to best practice and is appropriate for inclusion in a formal training record. Our certified courses mean you can be certain you’re receiving the highest quality training. Both the ITP and the CPD use independent specialists to regularly assess all our products and services. Including our Learning.

ITP Certified

The ITP is the UK’s leading independent institution for people who work in telecommunications. It is dedicated to promoting the professional development of members through Professional Registration, training, mentoring and qualifications. The ITP collaborates with regulators, government associations and other leading bodies on projects that are important to the future of the industry. It has worked with businesses including; BT, Cable & Wireless Worldwide, Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei and Vodafone.

CPD Certified

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www.mpirical.com/certification

ITP Certified

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