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Nokia 5G RAN Expert Certification

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The Nokia 5G RAN Expert Certification continues the certification journey supporting engineers as their experience grows, allowing them to improve their expertise. It is designed for both the experienced 5G radio engineer who have successfully passed the Nokia 5G RAN Professional Certification. It builds on the knowledge & skill blocks established by the professional certification developing further daily product skills needed successfully complete more advanced field, operational & radio design tasks.  

These certifications build on the solid foundation from the professional level allow engineers to develop their expertise further in their chosen field.

Operations Certifications

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Field Operations Expert Key Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Nokia 5G RAN Field Operations Expert, field engineer personnel will be able to apply the local operations to a 5G Radio Access Network as a technology in an on-the-field environment. They will be able to connect to the Nokia 5G RAN products & solutions, apply commissioning parameters, retrieve the node’s faults and alarms, manage 5G Base station software, apply locally on-the-field resolution tasks piloted remotely by a technical support team.

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Network Operations Expert Key Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Nokia 5G RAN Network Operations Expert, Network Operation Center personnel will be able to apply the remote operations to a 5G Radio Access Network as a technology in a typical operations center environment. They will be able to connect to the Nokia 5G RAN products & solutions, retrieve their faults and alarms, apply standard parameters configuration changes and manage 5G Base station software.

Network Design & Optimisation Certifications

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Design Expert Key Learning Outcomes

Successful students will be able to perform basic link budget, and cell range calculations. They will be able provide site count estimations based on common inputs and provide guidance on air interface & baseband dimensioning, perform initial parameter definition for 4G to 5G, and 5G to 5G neighbour relationships, and Explain key radio algorithms and functions at parameter level.

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Optimisation Expert Key Learning Outcomes

Students completing this certification will have be able to explain algorithms and functions at parameter level and propose suitable optimisation values. They will perform key optimization tasks in relation to basic RF performance, accessibility, retainability and user experience, thus helping to ensure the desired customer experience is delivered by the network operator.  

Certification Requirements

Exam requirements & recommended courses are shown in the tables below. Candidates are not required to take the recommended courses in order to achieve any of the certifications, however passing the mandatory exam(s) is required:

  • NRN-521 Nokia 5G RAN Field Operations Expert
  • NRN-522 Nokia 5G RAN Network Operations Expert
  • NRN-523 Nokia 5G RAN Design Expert
  • NRN-524 Nokia 5G RAN Optimization Expert
 

Exams & Recommended Courses

Network Operational Roles

For field operations roles:

Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Field Operations Expert

Number
NRN-521

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-511

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Field Operations Expert

Number
NRN-521

Prerequisite(s)
NRN-511

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
AirScale 5G Classical BTS Commissioning and Integration 5G19A | RA00001-V-19A

Duration
2 days

Price (EUR)
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AirScale 5G BTS Operation, Administration & Maintenance 5G19A | RA00002-V-19A

1 day

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For Network Operations & Network Engineering roles:


Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Network Operations Expert

Number
NRN-522

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-511

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Network Operations Expert

Number
NRN-523

Prerequisite(s)
NRN-511

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
AirScale 5G BTS Operation, Administration & Maintenance | RA00002-V-19A

Duration
1 day

Price (EUR)
Contact Us

AirScale 5G BTS Fault Management using NetAct 5G19A | RA00006-V-19A

1 day

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AirScale 5G BTS Configuration Management using NetAct 5G19A | RA00005-V-19A

1 day

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Network Design & Optimisation Roles

For Network Design, & Planning roles:


Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Design Expert

Number
NRN-523

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-512

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Design Expert

Number
NRN-523

Prerequisite(s)
NRN-512

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
5G Radio Planning and Dimensioning for Nokia customers [5G19A] | RA57230

Duration
Virtual Classroom

Price (EUR)
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5G Algorithms and Parameters [5G19A] | RA57210

Web Based Training

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For Network Optimisation roles:


Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Optimisation Expert

Number
NRN-524

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-512

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Optimisation Expert

Number
NRN-524

Prerequisite(s)
NRN-512

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
5G Algorithms and Parameters [5G19A] | RA57210

Duration
Virtual Classroom

Price (EUR)
Contact Us

Introduction to 5G Radio Optimization [5G19B]| RA57370

Virtual Classroom

Contact Us

5G Physical RF Optimization [5G19B]| RA57371-V-19B

TBC

 

5G Radio Link Quality Optimization [5G19B]| RA57372-V-19B

TBC

 

5G Accessibility Optimization [5G19B]| RA57373-V-19B

TBC

 

5G Retainability Optimization [5G19B]| RA57374-V-19B

TBC

 

5G Throughput Optimization [5G19B]| RA57376-V-19B

TBC

 

5G Latency Optimization [5G19B]| RA57377-V-19B

TBC

 

Nokia 5G RAN Optimisation Expert Curricula

 

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