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 3 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