Radio Frequency Fundamentals

This 2-day course is designed to how information is carried using radio frequency signals, and how signals travel through RF components like cables, filters, and antennas. This course will teach how read spec sheets for system design and how to use spectrum and network analyzers.

SCHEDULED COURSE DATES:

May 2-3, 2024

COURSE DETAILS:

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Location:  TBD (Etobicoke or Woodbridge)

Price: $1,599 + HST


Level:

This course caters to individuals with varying levels of experience and expertise in the RF domain, providing a solid foundation for beginners while offering advanced concepts and applications for experienced professionals.

TOPICS COVERED:


Day 1: RF Basics and Propagation 

Day 2: RF Transmission Networks 

  • RF waves, wavelengths, modulation, and propagation characteristics

  • radio coverage, link budgets, and path loss in various scenarios

  • cables, RF devices and antenna

  • impedances and loads

  • passive intermodulation (PIM)

  • spectrum analysis and network analysis tools

  • Insertion loss, return loss/VSWR and distance-to-fault measurements