At a time when wireless communications technology is evolving rapidly, technicians who have the proper training and certification credentials are more valuable now than ever. ETA® International will host 12 hands-on workshops in key technology areas of expertise leading to professional certification in wireless communications during Education Forum 2018 (EF18), a co-located event with International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) March 5-9, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.
Greencastle, February 8, 2018: With the increased usage of mobile devices causing significant growth in wireless traffic, this expansion necessitates the addition of certified professionals to install, maintain, support and design communications systems. To meet this demand, ETA will host the industry’s most respected training providers to conduct hands-on training leading to accredited certification all in one convenient location. Register today to get unparalleled opportunities for professional development.
By partnering with IWCE, Education Forum attendees get access to hundreds of vendors and dealers in the communications technology field at the exhibit hall in the Job Training and Education Center, where the need for these certifications and skills are in demand.
“We bring training and certification together at one convenient location during Education Forum,” said Teresa Maher, CSS, President, ETA International, adding, “Professionals will get plenty of one-on-one attention and won't need to coordinate with trainers to attend classes or arrange for a proctor to take an exam later.”
Popular hands-on training workshops being hosted include: Certified Electronics Technician, Distributed Antenna Systems, Fiber to the Antenna, General Communications Technician, Levels 1 and 2, Information Technology Security (Cybersecurity), Line and Antenna Sweep, Microwave Radio Technician, Mobile Communications and Electronics Technician, Photovoltaic (Solar) Installation, R56 Communications Site Installer and RF Interference Mitigation.
Top-level industry trainers will come from such respected companies and schools as ATRG Technical Services, Bird Technologies, Blue Rock Station, Commdex Consulting, Dover Telecommunications Services, Heartland Community College, Ira Wiesenfeld & Associates Technical Services, Light Brigade and Radio Systems Analytics. Registration for the training classes includes access to the IWCE exhibit hall, keynote addresses, general session, Party in the Park and town hall meetings. Discover workshop dates, specific details, and register to attend these hands-on training workshops at https://iwceexpo.com.
Join a diverse group of industry professionals including government/military, public safety, utility, transportation, network infrastructure and business enterprise for career enhancing training and networking opportunities at EF18@IWCE. People passionate about wireless communications and the electronics industry will gather with over 7,000 peers to learn and network with colleagues and connect to information about a technology, product or policy that is crucial to success. The Exhibit Hall, with over 400 exhibitors, will showcase products from interoperability solutions to broadband devices and networks, to accessories and small cells.
View pictures of past events on ETA’s website at https://www.etai.org /education_forum.html or on ETA’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ETAInternational.
About the Education Forum - ETA International is proud to host hands-on training through outside vendors in popular technology areas related to ETA certification during Education Forum, co-located with the International Wireless Communications Expo, March 5-9, 2018, in Orlando, FL. ETA's partners, the industry’s most respected trainers, will provide in-depth hands-on training in 12 key areas of expertise beginning on Monday, March 5th. Following each training class, ETA will provide opportunities to test for ETA certification.
About ETA - Since 1978, ETA has delivered over 200,000 certification examinations successfully. Widely recognized and frequently used in worker job selection, hiring processes, pay increases, and advancements, ETA certifications are often required as companies bid on contracts. ETA’s certifications are personal and travel with the individual, regardless of employment or status change and measure competencies of persons, not products or vendors. All ETA certifications are accredited through the International Certification Accreditation Council (ICAC) and align with the ISO-17024 standard. www.etai.org .
About International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) - Since 1977, the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) has been the authoritative annual event for communications technology professionals. IWCE features over 370 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and trends in the industry. Over 7,000 individuals attend from a diverse group of industry professionals including government/military, public safety, utility, transportation and business enterprise. IWCE 2018 will be held March 5-9, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando FL. For more information, visit www.iwceexpo.com.
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