Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification


In this article, we will explore what a Wireless and Mobile Communications certification is, why it is important, and how you can go about getting certified in Wireless and Mobile Communications by Sanfoundry for free.

What is a Wireless Communications certification?
A Wireless Communications certification is a professional credential demonstrating an individual’s proficiency in Wireless and Mobile Communications. The certified professional has in-depth knowledge of topics such as:

  • characterization of a wireless channel and evolving the system design specifications.
  • design of a cellular system based on resource availability and traffic demands.
  • identification of suitable signaling and multipath mitigation techniques for the wireless channel and system under consideration.
  • characteristic of a wireless channel.
  • design of a cellular system.
  • issues in designing various wireless networks and wireless communication.
  • multiple antenna techniques.
  • analysis of different wireless communication systems, wireless networks, and technologies.
  • working principles of WBAN, LAN, WPAN, WMAN, WWAN, and different wireless technologies.
  • illustration of the concepts of adhoc networks, mobile adhocs, Vanets, and Mesh networks.

Which certification is best to work in the field of Wireless and Mobile Communications?
Sanfoundry offers free Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification which helps in finding good job in the field. Other certification for working in the field of Wireless and Mobile Communications are Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (CCNA Wireless) certification, Cisco Certified Wireless Associate (CCWA) certification, Wireless Telecommunications Technician (WT) certification.

What type of job can I get with a Wireless and Mobile Communications certification?
With a Wireless and Mobile Communications certification, you can get a job as a technician in the field of wireless communication, engineer, technician leader in the wireless industry, broadcast technician, video producer, customer service representative, technical support technician.

What topics are covered in the Wireless and Mobile Communications certification course exam?
Here’s the complete syllabus of the exam.

Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification Syllabus
Introduction to Wireless Communication Systems Modern Wireless Communication Systems 3G W-CDMA (UMTS)
The Cellular Concept-System Design Fundamentals Trunking and Grade of Service Mobile Radio Propagation: Large-Scale Path Loss
Scattering Mobile Radio Propagation: Small-Scale Fading & Multipath Rayleigh and Ricean Distribution
Modulation Techniques for Mobile Radio Pulse Shaping Techniques Equalization, Diversity and Channel Coding
Diversity Techniques Speech Coding Linear Predictive Coders
Multiple Access Techniques for Wireless Communications Packet Radio Wireless Networking
Wireless Systems and Standards Digital European Cordless Telephone (DECT) Network Protocol
Satellite Systems & Recent Advances 4G Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO)

Sanfoundry Wireless Communications Certification

Sanfoundry offers online certification in Wireless and Mobile Communications for free. The certification exam is divided into two parts: Qualifier Test and Certification Test.

First step is to take the "Qualifier Test". If you have scored at least a B grade in the "Qualifier Test", then only you would be eligible to take part in the online "Certification Test". If you have scored an A* (Genius) or A (Excellent) grade in the certification test, then you will be awarded a “Certificate of Merit” in Wireless Communications from Sanfoundry.

Wireless Communications Certification Exam Overview:

Here are the details and format of the Certification Exam:

  • Format: Online & Multiple Choice
  • Prerequisite: Yes (Qualifier Test)
  • Total Questions: 50
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Negative Marking: Yes
  • Fee: Free
Marking Scheme:
In the online certification test, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer. So, you have to be more careful in your test. If needed, you should skip to the next question and come back to that question later so that you can manage the time more effectively during the test.

Based on your score, you would be given one of the following Grades:

Grade A* – Genius (You scored 100%)
Grade A – Excellent (Your score is in the range of 80% to 99%)
Grade B – Good (Your score is in the range of 60% to 80%)
Grade C – Average (Your score is in the range of 40% to 60%)
Grade D – Poor (Your score is in the range of 0% to 40%)

Steps to get the Free Wireless Communications Certificate

How to prepare for Wireless Communications Certification Exam?
Before you start taking the certification test, it is important to study and practice our collection of 1000 Wireless Communications MCQs and check your progress by taking this subject specific Practice & Mock Tests.

Once you are ready, follow the below mentioned steps:
  1. Sign up with Sanfoundry.
  2. Take this Wireless and Mobile Communications Qualifier Test.
  3. Score at least B Grade in the Qualifier test in order to be qualified to take the certification exam.
  4. Once you have qualified, you can take this Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification Test anytime (24×7).
  5. If you have scored either A* Grade (Genius) or A Grade (Excellent) in the test, then you are eligible for a "Certificate of Merit".
  6. Fill this feedback form and download your certificate of merit from here. Kindly note that we issue certificate-of-merit on a monthly basis only i.e., on 5th of the next month.
  7. Check your name in the list of top-rankers live here.
Note: If you face a technical problem during the test, you should take a screenshot of your Monitor and send it to [email protected] along with your contact number so we can call you back soon.

Wireless Communications Certification FAQs

1. Is a certification required to work in Wireless Communications? Will it get me a job?
A certification is not mandatory, but it demonstrates your expertise in this field. So the benefit of a certification is that it can help make the process easier by showing employers that you have the skills necessary for the given job.

2. Can I do Wireless Communications certification if I am a beginner?
Yes, but you should prepare the subject thoroughly by studying all the chapters and topics.

3. Is the Wireless Communications exam hard?
This subject is not difficult to learn, but it's not an easy subject either. If you've practiced Wireless and Mobile Communications in-depth, then the test might be a little easier for you.

4. How long does it take to earn a Wireless Communications certification?
The amount of time it takes to earn the certification varies depending on individual circumstances and level of experience. It typically takes several months of studying and practice to prepare for the certification exam.

5. Can I earn a college credit for my Wireless and Mobile Communications course if I am certified?
It depends on your college. There are few colleges and institutions which prefer the students to be certified by external institutions for a credit course. So, kindly check with your college.

6. Can I get certified in Wireless Communications online?
Yes, Sanfoundry offers free online certificate in Wireless and Mobile Communications.

7. Which online Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification Course is the best?
Each online certification course has a specific focus and it prepares you for different skillset. So, there is no single best course on Wireless and Mobile Communications. The best you can do is to get a free certificate on this from Sanfoundry. If you are doing a self-study, you can learn the basics in the free Wireless and Mobile Communications Certification Course.

8. Can I get Mobile Communications certification for free? How much it cost?
Yes, you can get the certification for free. A Certificate by Sanfoundry is 100% free for everyone.

9. How long is Wireless Communications certification valid? Does it expire?
The certificate is valid for life. There is no need to renew your certificate or take any further steps to keep your certification active.

10. Who is eligible to take the Wireless Communications certification exam?
Anyone who has been "working" or "studying" the subject can take the certification exam.

11. What is the format of the certification exam?
It is MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) based.

12. Is there any negative marking in the online certification exam?
In the Certification exam, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be a negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer.

13. How many times can I take the certification exam?
You can attempt the certification exam 2 times a month.

14. Are there any resources or materials available to help me prepare for the Wireless Communications Certification exam?
You should practice Sanfoundry Wireless Communications MCQs. Additionally, you can refer to the collection of best Wireless and Mobile Communications Books.

15. Are there any prerequisites for Wireless Communications certification?
Yes, there is one prerequisite. You have to complete the qualifier test before taking the certification test.

16. How do I get certified in Wireless and Mobile Communications?
Take the Sanfoundry test, get either an A* Grade (Genius) or an A Grade (Excellent) in the Mobile Communications certification exam, and earn a free certificate of merit from us.

17. How do I register for the certification exam? How to get started?
Simply signup with Sanfoundry and take the test as mentioned here.

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