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Nokia 5G RAN Specialist Certification

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At the pinnacle of your 5G RAN certification journey are the Specialist certifications. These prepare engineers for challenging operational, design and optimizations tasks, typically centred around 5G use cases. Engineers will have to demonstrate a deep understanding of their selected certification topic(s), and demonstrate the ability to apply that understanding to complex challenges

Operations Certifications

Nokia Certified 5G RAN eMBB Specialist Key Learning Outcomes

NR eMBB Specialist prepares engineers for challenging operational, and configuration tasks, typically centred around 5G Mobile BroadBand features (mMIMO, Carrier Aggregation, 5G-4G interworking).

Network Design & Optimisation Certifications

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Design Specialist Key Learning Outcomes

Intended for experienced 5G planning engineers, who need to know more about specifics in Small Cell planning and dimensioning. Engineers will be able to find out differences between Small Cells and Macro Cells in terms of solutions, link budget, propagation, capacity and parameter planning. The specialist certification will also prepare radio planning and optimization engineers in charge of the Voice-over-NR solution.

Nokia Certified 5G RAN Optimisation Specialist Key Learning Outcomes

Students completing this certification will have be able to Recall features and counters associated with beam change, Analyze Intra-Frequency Intra-gNB mobility (NSA option 3x) and related KPIs/counters, Analyze Inter-System mobility (SA option 2) and related KPIs and counters and Recall  KPIs and counters for HO duration analysis, Relate HO duration to user and control plane latencies. Students will be also able to List and describe the available bearer and QoS profile combinations, SIP Overview, Describe the Session Initiation Protocol SIP and master concepts of Vo-NR.

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-531 Nokia 5G RAN eMBB Specialist Written Exam
  • NRN-532 Nokia 5G RAN Design Specialist Exam
  • NRN-535 Nokia 5G RAN Optimization Specialist Exam
 

Exams & Recommended Courses

Network Operational Roles

For field operations roles:

Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN eMBB Specialist Written Exam

Number
NRN-531

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-521 or NRN-522

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN eMBB Specialist

Number
NRN-531

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-521 or NRN-522


Recommended Courses

Course Name
5G Technology Understand mMIMO and Beamforming 3GPP R16 | TP00150-K-0001

Duration
3.20 hours

Price (EUR)
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Nokia 5G RAN eMBB Configuration and Operation | RA00031-V-21

14 hours

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AirScale 5G BTS Data Collection and Cell Traces (for Customers) 22R2 | RA00023-V-22R2

7 hours

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Network Design Roles

For Network Design, & Planning roles:

Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Design Specialist

Number
NRN-532

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-523

Link
Register


Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Design Professional

Number
NRN-512

Prerequisite(s)
None

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
5G Small Cells Planning and Dimensioning [22R2-SR] | RA57231-V-22R2

Duration
14 hours

Price (EUR)
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Voice-over-NR Planning and Optimization [22R2-SR] | RA57070-V-22R2

14 hours

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For Network Optimisation roles:


Mandatory Exams

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Optimisation Specialist

Number
NRN-535

Prerequisite Exam(s)
NRN-524

Link
Register

Elective Exams

Exam name
None

Number
 

Prerequisite Exam(s)
 


Exam For Recertification

Exam name
Nokia 5G RAN Optimisation Specialist

Number
NRN-535

Prerequisite(s)
NRN-524

Link
Register


Recommended Courses

Course Name
5G Radio Optimization Part 2, Nokia customer version, SA and NSA [5G22R1] | RA57341-V-22R1

Duration
28 hours

Price (EUR)
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Voice-over-NR Planning and Optimization [22R2-SR] | RA57070-V-22R2

14 hours

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