Intensive iDirect-specific training covering network theory and step-by-step remote terminal installation and commissioning procedures.
Factory-authorized training in the detailed knowledge and skills required for installation of iDirect remote VSAT terminals. In a highly explanatory, self-paced tutorial environment, this course takes the student through a step-by-step installation process using simulations of the real-world behavior of satellite links, the iDirect VSAT hardware and software, and typical installation test equipment. Second edition: includes eVOLUTION series satellite routers and other new materials. Note: prior to entering the course, you must agree to Non-Disclosure Statement which is a legal agreement between you and iDirect Networks Inc.
Satellite routers (modems) covered:
- iNFINITI 3100, 5100, 5150, 5300, 5350, 7300, 7350
- eVOLUTION X1, X1 Outdoor, X3, X5, X7, 8350, iConnex e800, e850mp series
Audience:The course is appropriate for all installers and field technicians who may be responsible for activating iDirect terminals, as well as NOC technicians and support staff who interact with field technicians or simply need a solid introduction to iDirect networks. The course is ideal preparation for iDirect’s IOM classroom courses.
Prerequisites:GVF courses 510, 520, and 521.
Delivery:Animated & interactive HTML/Flash, self-paced, on-line format. Requires Internet access while studying the course material. High speed access is preferred but is NOT required. Student's computer must have a current browser and the current version of the Adobe Flash player (free) installed.
Tests:Each lesson contains a mandatory quiz; some lessons may also contain simulator-based skill assessments. All pages must be viewed and all quizzes and simulator tests must be passed in order to complete the course.
Certification:Students who pass this course and hold GVF Advanced VSAT Satcom Professional Certification will receive the Satcom Professional: iDirect Specialist Certification.
Reference materials included:Students may download and keep the exclusive SatProf ""Field Handbook for iDirect,"" in addition to various iDirectmanuals and guides.
The full 3-D interactive antenna simula- tor, with operating meter and compass, teaches antenna pointing and evaluates real-world pointing skills.
Interactive cross-pol simulator enables student to learn and practice cross-pol alignment skills in coordination with a satellite Access Center.