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Training Courses

We offer a range of training courses to provide customers with the expertise to install and operate VectaStar networks which deliver enhanced long term performance.

Due to Covid-19, we have moved all of our training courses online. As a result of this, our training calender has been suspended. You can enquire and book about a course by emailing our training team at training@cbnl.com.

Courses are delivered by certified CBNL trainers and experienced staff.

The courses are examined and successful participants are certified as VectaStar competent engineers.

VectaStar NMS Operator


16/11/2020 - 18/11/2020 | VNMS
VectaStar NMS Operator

Provides an overview of the VNMS platform tools for NOC administrators who will be installing and upgrading the VNMS. This will cover software management, customising key features and trouble-shooting from an administration perspective.

Overview 

By the end of the course students will be skilled in using the VNMS and understand how to proactively and reactively manage a VectaStar network.

With a focus on making the VNMS work for the operator, the course provides the opportunity to practice varied processes and troubleshooting techniques.

The course is run in a captive environment with practical exercises to increase confidence without the risk of causing outages.

Who should attend? 

Personnel working with the VNMS in a VectaStar NOC.

What will I learn? 

  • Overview of VectaStar networks, hardware, radio and services
  • Proactive and reactive processes in network management
  • Commissioning a VectaStar Network
  • VNMS and VectaStar software
  • Network events and trends
  • Making and restoring VectaStar Hub site backups
  • Information correlation
  • Performance metrics
  • Configuration and change management
  • Reporting
  • Best working practices.

Prerequisties 

Experience of working in an NOC environment, overseeing microwave transmission networks. Knowledge of basic radio and networking principles.

Certification 

During the course the trainer will conduct continual assessment.

Certificate is awarded on successful completion of the course exercises and a final exam.

Qualification remains valid for 3 years.

Equipment required 

For courses at customer premises, CBNL will provide a detailed list of the required equipment when the booking is made.

This course will require access to a captive VectaStar network.

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