Wi-Fi Offload

In a bid to improve both network capacity and data throughput, service providers are increasingly turning to Wi-Fi as a viable addition to their network. This course explains how Wi-Fi Offload is supported in terms of providing a seamless transition between the two radio technologies, tracking the architecture required, the mobility options and the fundamental concepts of operation.

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

  • Wi-Fi Offload Architecture Fundamentals - In Principle
  • Host Based Mobility - In Principle
  • Network Based Mobility - In Principle
  • Trusted Non-3GPP Access - In Principle
  • Reference Document - Wi-Fi Offload Architecture
  • Test of Understanding - Wi-Fi Offload Architecture
  • Wi-Fi Offload Initial Procedures Fundamentals - In Principle
  • Network Discovery - In Principle
  • Initial Attach (Part 1) - In Principle
  • Initial Attach (Part 2) - In Principle
  • Initial Attach (Part 3) - In Principle
  • Reference Document - Wi-Fi Offload Initial Procedures
  • Test of Understanding - Wi-Fi Offload Initial Procedures
  • Wi-Fi Offload Mobility and Interworking Fundamentals - In Principle
  • Wi-Fi Mobility - In Principle
  • Wi-Fi to LTE Handover - In Principle
  • LTE to Wi-Fi Handover-In Principle
  • Reference Document - Wi-Fi Offload Mobility and Interworking
  • Test of Understanding - Wi-Fi Offload Mobility and Interworking
  • WiFi Calling
  • LTE System Engineering
  • Packet Transport Networks
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Duration 4 hours
CPD Learning Credits 4
Accreditation ITP Certified
Price £85.00 (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.

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