SATCOM ACADEMY TRAINING SCHEDULE FOR 2019


Existing Courses offered this year includes the following:


  1. SATELLITE EARTH STATION MAINTENANCE COURSE:


A student that attended this training course, will have the required knowledge to operate and maintain a satellite earth station. The course also provides the technical staff with the understanding and knowledge to troubleshoot, and correct over 80% of typical earth station failures, thereby improving the earth station availability, which results in a better service towards customers.


 




  1. CORE SKILLS FOR VSAT PROFESSIONALS


Improper installation technique is a major cause of interference, which degrades satellite transponder performance for all users. Developed in coordination with major satellite operators, teaches technicians the correct way to point an antenna, align cross pol, attach connectors, and decommission terminals – four leading causes of avoidable interference. Teaches and evaluates the core skills that all VSAT field technicians must have – regardless of the type of equipment they install.