Satellite Communications Primer
This course will provide practical technical and regulatory fundamentals of satellite-based communications and services. The training will focus on the technical basis and characteristics of satellite architectures and operations, signal and applications management, and frequency use. In addition, this course will explore regulatory aspects associated with satellite-based communications services, including international policy and regulations, frequency assignments and allocations, coordination issues, spectrum management policies, and the regulation of satellite-based communications and services. The course will also provide a fundamental understanding of satellite transmission technologies, as well as an overview of satellite applications. Work will focus on the state of technology development and the practical implementation of satellite-based services, including the integration of digital applications and hybrid, end-to-end solutions. The course includes a hands-on session that will allow participants to gain technical expertise in satellite-based communications and services.