Aviat Installation Best Practices: Procedures for Digital Microwave links

Microwave radio IP/MPLS networking

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The Installation Best practices course provides an introduction to fundamental topics for microwave installation.

Completing a short assessment at the end of the course will provide students with credentials necessary towards the Aviat Network certification level. (ACI)

Upon successfully completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the different network elements which are incorporated in a microwave telecommunications system.
  • Participants should have a working familiarity of point-to-point microwave radio networks or RF systems, telecommunications fundamentals and basic computer skills
  • PC with internet access, Internet browser software, AviatCare LMS Access

ELearning course content

  • RF and Microwave safety
  • Electrical hazards
  • Chemical hazards
  • Laser and Fiber optic cable hazards
  • Hoisting and rigging safety
  • Weather considerations
  • ESD protection
  • Outdoor unit installation\
  • Coax cable installation
  • Importance for lighting protection
  • Aviat Networks requirements
  • Types of protection
  • Installation of lightning protection
  • Power requirements
  • Rack and cabinet installation
  • Power requirements
  • Circuit overloading and protection
  • Indoor waveguide installation.
  • Pre installation planning
  • NMS planning
  • Golden site installation
  • Site grounding
  • Equipment grounding
  • grounding
  • Cable grounding
  • Ground termination
  • Testing ground connections
  • Guidelines for cable management
  • Cable installation

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Aviat Installation Best Practices: Procedures for Digital Microwave links

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Pricing & scheduling

Please contact your Aviat local sales team for a quote or email

Course specifics

  • Duration: Self-paced e-learning (~2 hours)
  • Location(s) for open enrolment:
    • E-Learning

Target audience

The Course is intended for installation and service personnel requiring a working knowledge of installation practices and procedures.

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