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TCO Telecommunications Certification

telecommunications certification organization
Upgrade your knowledge - and your résumé - with high-quality
telecom training courses by Teracom coupled with certification
from the Telecommunications Certification Organization.
benefits of certification for individuals Benefits of Certification
For Individuals
Differentiate yourself from the rest of the crowd when applying for a job or angling for a promotion, with solid knowledge of telecom and network technology - and a certificate to prove it.

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benefits of certification for employers Benefits of Certification For Employers
TCO Certification is an extremely cost-effective way of implementing consistent, comprehensive telecommunications and network technology fundamentals training, ensuring that both existing resources and new hires are up to the same speed, with a common vocabulary, framework and knowledge base. Read more
 
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TCO wins 2 of 5 spots in the prestigious Tom's IT Pro
Five Best Telecommunications Certifications for 2016!
TCO Certification Packages
Teracom is a TCO certified gold training partner
TCO Certification packages are high-quality training courses plus certification at a discounted price.
The exclusive Unlimited Plan gives you unlimited repeats of courses and exams
... which means guaranteed to pass... and refresh your knowledge anytime in the future!
You get a Certificate suitable for framing plus - another Teracom exclusive - a personalized Letter of Reference / Letter of Introduction for your résumé detailing the knowledge your TCO Certification represents and inviting the recipient to contact Teracom for verification.
CTNS: Certified Telecommunications Network Specialist
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CTNS: Certified Telecommunications Network Specialist
The CTNS Certification Package is a set of six comprehensive courses plus Certified Telecommunications Network Specialist certification from the Telecommunications Certification Organization. Covers all major topics including telecommunications fundamentals and the telecom business, cellular and WiFi, Ethernet LANs, IP packets, addresses, routers and networks, MPLS, the Internet, VoIP and VPNs:
 • 2201 POTS AND THE PSTN
 • 2206 WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS
 • 2212 THE OSI LAYERS AND PROTOCOL STACKS
 • 2211 ETHERNET, LANS AND VLANS
 • 2213 IP NETWORKS, ROUTERS AND ADDRESSES
 • 2214 MPLS AND CARRIER NETWORKS
 
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CIPTS: Certified IP Telecom Network Specialist
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CIPTS: Certified IP Telecom Network Specialist
The Certified IP Telecom Network Specialist (CIPTS) certification package will give you a structured understanding of the new generation IP telecom network, including fundamentals, jargon, technologies, solutions and standard practices. Ethernet LANs and MAC frames, Optical Ethernet, IP packets and addresses, routers, IPv6, and carrier networks and services including MPLS in these four courses:
 • 2212 THE OSI LAYERS AND PROTOCOL STACKS
 • 2211 ETHERNET, LANS AND VLANS
 • 2213 IP NETWORKS, ROUTERS AND ADDRESSES
 • 2214 MPLS AND CARRIER NETWORKS
 
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CWA: Certified Wireless Analyst
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CWA: Certified Wireless Analyst
The Certified Wireless Analyst (CWA) Certification Package includes three courses covering the full range of wireless technologies, delivering the broad knowledge base required of an analyst in the wireless business. Get up to speed, fill in gaps and learn the fundamentals, concepts, technologies, jargon and buzzwords behind today's wireless with these courses:
 • 2231: WIRELESS FUNDAMENTALS
 • 2232: MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
 • 2233: FIXED WIRELESS
 
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CIPTS: Certified IP Telecom Network Specialist
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CTA: Certified Telecommunications Analyst

The Telecommunications Certification Organization Certified Telecommunications Analyst certification is concrete proof of your telecom, datacom and network knowledge for current or future employers.

CTA Certification proves the breadth and depth of your knowledge of telecommunications, including understanding the big picture and how everything fits together.
This knowledge allows you to perform analysis, write reports, make recommendations... be a Telecommunications Analyst. It also allows you to be a Subject Matter Expert (SME). Analyst and SME positions pay more than programmer positions.
Instructor-Led Course 101, DVD Course Package V530 Full Library, and the Telecom 101 textbook all cover the knowledge required for CTA... or use your existing knowledge.
Unlimited exam repeats included.
 
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Benefit from decades of knowledge, insight and experience distilled into clear lessons,
logically organized to build one concept on another… in plain English.  
Join our thousands of satisfied customers including:
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AT&T, Verizon, Bell Canada, Intel, Microsoft, Cisco, Qualcomm, NSA, CIA, FAA, US Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force, Coast Guard, CIA, IRS, CRA, CRTC, RCMP, banks, power companies, police forces, manufacturers, government, local and regional telcos, broadband and fiber carriers and thousands of individuals.
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If for any reason you change your mind during the 30 days after purchase, you can get your money back.
You have nothing to lose - and a marketable knowledge skill to gain!  Get started now!
  gsa contract Teracom is a supplier of this training to the US Government under GSA contract GS-02F-0053X.
Obtaining this Federal Supply Schedule contract involved a two-year-long process of evaluation
including a customer quality rating where we scored 97%!
Benefits of Certification For Individuals
One benefit of TCO certification is differentiating yourself from the rest of the crowd when applying for a job or angling for a promotion.
The knowledge you gain taking Teracom's Online Courses, confirmed with TCO Certification, is foundational knowledge in telecommunications, IP, networking and wireless: fundamental concepts, mainstream technologies, jargon, buzzwords, and the underlying ideas - and how it all fits together.
This type of knowledge and preparation makes you an ideal candidate to hire or promote to a task, as you will be able to build on your knowledge base to quickly get up to speed and work on a particular project - then have the versatility to work on subsequent projects.
TCO Certification will help demonstrate you have this skill... a desirable thought to have in your potential manager's mind.
 
Benefits of Certification For Employers
Teracom certification packages are an extremely cost-effective way of implementing consistent, comprehensive telecommunications and network technology fundamentals training, ensuring that both existing resources and new hires are up to the same speed, with a common vocabulary, framework and knowledge base.
The course exams provide concrete measurements of competency in key knowledge areas.
Management can view reports on the progress and results of team members, and export results to Excel with the click of a button. These reports identify skills strengths and deficiencies, and are a demonstration of meeting managerial objectives of team building and return on investment.
Get this training for your whole team. The scalable myTeracom Learning Management System can register and manage all of your people through courses, exams and certificates.
For larger organizations, the courses and exams can also be licensed and deployed on your LMS.
About TCO Certification
TCO gold partner
Teracom is a Gold Training Partner of the Telecommunications Certification Organization, authorized to administer exams for TCO certifications on the myTeracom Learning Management System and award TCO Certifications.
TCO Certification is proof of your knowledge of telecom, datacom and networking fundamentals, jargon, buzzwords, technologies and solutions.
It's backed up with a Certificate suitable for framing - plus a personalized Letter of Reference / Letter of Introduction detailing the knowledge your TCO Certification represents and inviting the recipient to contact Teracom for verification. You may list Teracom Training Institute as a reference on your résumé if desired.
Getting your Certificate
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Each course has a course exam, consisting of ten multiple-choice questions chosen at random from a pool and shuffled in order. Passing the course exams proves your knowledge of these topics and results in your certification.

Your Certificate and Letter of Reference / Letter of Introduction will be immediately available for download from your Dashboard in the myTeracom Learning Management System. You may also order a signed and sealed Certificate by airmail.
Teracom's exclusive Unlimited Plan allows you to repeat courses and/or exams at no additional charge – which means guaranteed to get your certificate if you're willing to learn.

Get started today to make this invaluable addition to your knowledge and skills!     

Invest in yourself
Implement a major career-enhancing upgrade to your knowledge, or prepare for a job in the telecommunications business.
 
Get the knowledge you need
Understand telecom, datacom and networking fundamentals, jargon, buzzwords, technologies and standard practices... and how it all fits together.
 
Take the same courses used by the carriers
Take the same courses used by the biggest telecom carriers in the business to train their personnel.
 
Benefit from decades of experience
with courses covering all major topics, right up to date, in clear lessons logically organized to deliver structured knowledge that lasts a lifetime.
 
Interactive lessons
rich with photographs, video and graphics make this self-paced learning enjoyable.
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Teracom Advantages
 
Proven courses used by the biggest telecom carriers to train their employees
These courses are the same courses used by the biggest telecom carriers in the business to train their employees - constantly updated to deliver the core technical knowledge required in the telecom business today.
This is the best quality training of its kind available.
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Teracom online courses and certification packages are on our US Government supply contract... which took two years and a 200-page application... so you know you are getting quality.
100% Money-Back Guarantee
You are protected by Teracom's 30-day, no-questions-asked, 100% money-back guarantee.
Career-enhancing knowledge
This training is an ideal way to implement a career-enhancing upgrade to your knowledge,
or to prepare for a job in the telecommunications business.
Guaranteed to Pass & retake courses anytime with the Unlimited Plan
Choose the Unlimited Plan for unlimited repeats of courses and exams - which means guaranteed to pass
if you're willing to learn, and retake courses anytime to refresh your knowledge in the future.   more info
Self-paced training
The courses and their lessons can be done at your own pace. There are no time limits for completing a lesson and moving to the next one. The courses may be done in any order.
Team training
These courses are a highly cost-effective and consistent way for managers to get team members up to a common speed with measurable results. The myTeracom Learning Management System provides management reports showing your team's progress with a few clicks of the mouse.  more info
Available CTNS Course Book / Certification Study Guide
companion reference textbook and study guide
Telecom, Datacom and Networking for Non-Engineers
CTNS Course Book / Certification Study Guide
7" x 9" softcover book • 362 pages
5-star rating on amazon customer reviews
Six in one! This invaluable companion reference book and study guide contains all of the text and the main graphic from every lesson in all six CTNS courses.
Get a professionally bound printed copy to enhance your learning!
buy printed companion reference textbook - CTNS study guide
also available as an eBook ISBN 9781894887069
on iTunes iBookstoreGoogle Play Books and Kindle
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Available CWA Course Books / Certification Study Guides
book E2232 Mobile Communications course book on Google Play
Course 2231 Wireless Fundamentals
Course Book / Certification Study Guide
8.5" x 11" format course book
ISBN 9781894887847 (eBook)
FREE, downloadable and printable
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book E2232 Mobile Communications course book on Google Play
Course 2232 Mobile Communications
Course Book / Certification Study Guide
8.5" x 11" format course book
ISBN 9781894887007 (eBook)
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book E2232 Mobile Communications course book on Google Play
Course 2233 Fixed Wireless
Course Book / Certification Study Guide
8.5" x 11" format course book
ISBN 9781894887021 (eBook)
get it on google play
Technical level and intended audience
Our training has been taught to wide acclaim across North America since 1992 and is designed for the non-engineering professional needing an overview and update, and for those new to the business needing to get up to speed quickly on telecommunications, data communications, IP, MPLS, wireless and networking.
Our emphasis is conveying the key concept-level knowledge in plain English - which you can't get reading trade magazines or talking to vendors. We put in place a solid, valuable and long-lasting understanding. It is our goal to bust the buzzwords, demystify the jargon, and cut through the double-talk to present a clear, cohesive picture.
Based on Teracom's proven instructor-led training courses developed and refined over twenty years providing training for organizations including AT&T, Verizon, Bell Canada, Intel, Microsoft, Cisco, Qualcomm, the CIA, NSA, IRS, FAA, US Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force and hundreds of others, Teracom online courses are top-notch, top-quality and right up to date with the topics and knowledge you need.
 
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Teracom's high-quality online courses are delivered in Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari and Puffin browsers on any Windows or mac desktop or laptop, iPad, android tablet or phone with an internet connection... to any number of people, anywhere, anytime. system requirementssystem requirements
Ideal for self-paced training, courses are divided into lessons. Stay on a lesson for as long as you like, and move to the next lesson then write the course exam only when ready. With the Unlimited Plan, you can repeat exams as needed, and retake courses anytime in the future.
   

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