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The Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Specialist (UBWS) is a basic entry-level certification. Leader Academy does not run the UBWS certification on a regular schedule, only the Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Admin (UBWA).

If you are interested in arranging a private UBWS classroom for 8 or more people please contact Leader Academy for more information.

Ubiquiti Networks

The Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Specialist (UBWS) is Ubiquiti’s one-day, in-class airMAX/airFiber training course for applied learning and entry-level certification. Be introduced to Ubiquiti’s powerful wireless products, learn best practices in outdoor wireless networking and get hands-on practice in an instructor-led classroom.

Learning is reinforced with course materials and practical lab activities using airOS 8 and airMAX AC hardware.

Those students who complete the course and pass the exam at the end will be fully certified as a Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Specialist and receive their official certificate and t-shirt from Ubiquiti Networks.


Course Requirements

Students are required to bring a laptop with a wired ethernet port (or USB ethernet adapter) and Java installed/updated. Students should also bring their laptop power adapter, a powerboard and 2 x ethernet patch leads (short length – 1m or less is fine). Some knowledge in basic networking principles including IP sub-netting is assumed.

Please note: Students must bring their own kit. The trainer is unable to provide power boards, ethernet adapters, cables or laptops on the day.

Course Overview

1. The Ubiquiti Network

  • WISP Past & Present
  • Service Providers

2. Point-to-Point Links

  • Radios & Antennas
  • Ubiquiti airOS
  • Wireless Settings
  • Link Planning
  • Link Characteristics

3. Point-to-MultiPoint Links

  • airMAX TDMA Protocol
  • Best Practices for PtMP Network