Learning Parameters and Configuration is your key to everyday LTE Operations


If you want to learn what LTE functionalities control the behavior of your user equipment (UE) in Idle Mode, connected mode. This course describes the Idle Mode Behavior, wireless radio supervision, Power control calculations, and Mobility events.

MODULE 1: Understand the Idle Mode Behavior

  • Describe the purpose and function of Idle Mode Behavior
  • Different services available in Idle Mode
  • Explain PLMN selection
  • Explain cell selection
  • Explain cell reselection
  • Understand how speed dependent scaling works
  • Explain paging procedures
  • List how the organization of system information takes place in LTE
  • Explain registration updating procedure and tracking area update

MODULE 2: Understand Radio Connection Supervision

  • Explain the purpose and function of Wireless Connection Supervision
  • Explain how the wireless connection supervision is carried out
  • Explain how in-synch and out-of-synch is determined by the radio link monitoring


  • Describe the purpose and function of Power Control
  • Explain the interaction between power control and performance parameters.
  • Understand open loop power control for initial access on PRACH
  • Understand power control in the Downlink
  • Explain uplink power control for PUSCCH and PUCCH
  • Understand the concept of fractional power control and conventional power control.


  • Describe purpose of Capacity Management
  • Difference between system resources monitoring
  • Explain examples of different system resource types
  • Understand admission control
  • Explain ARP and its usage in Pre-Emption
  • Explain the interaction of admission control with QoS


  • Explain the purpose and function of Intra-LTE Mobility, Inter-Radio Access Technologies Mobility
  • Explain Intra LTE Handover
  • Describe the purpose of the handover evaluation algorithm and Best Cell Evaluation
  • Understand different Mobility events which trigger handover
  • Explain how A3 event works
  • Understand when and how A1 triggers
  • Understand when and how A2 triggers
  • List what conditions trigger A5 event
  • Understand when and how A6 event triggers
  • List what conditions trigger B1 event
  • Explain how B2 event works

Your Instructor

Azar Taufique
Azar Taufique

Azar is a 4G LTE Technical Trainer with TechTrained.com. In the last 5 years he has taught more than 2500+ technical professionals, engineers, executives and technicians from companies such as Ericsson, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, Metro PCS, T-Mobile, US Cellular, etc. Azar holds a Masters in Telecommunication Engineering from University of Texas and finishing his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Oklahoma.

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