Frequently Asked Questions
ABOUT THE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
The iBwave Certification Program (iCP) provides active learning to facilitate best practices using the iBwave Product Suite. It gives students the opportunity to validate and master the latest design techniques from conception to deployment using our product suite and gives them industry recognized credentials that increase their value in the marketplace.
iBwave’s Certification Program for iBwave Design and iBwave Public Safety is designed for wireless and radio system designers, radio network engineers, radio network planners, RF specialists and consultants, radio access network development specialists and RF managers.
- For Level 1 certification, you must be familiar with iBwave Design and DAS deployment – take the quiz and verify your knowledge.
- For Level 2, you must be Level 1 certified.
- For Level 3, you must be Level 1 and Level 2 certified.
- For iBwave Public Safety certification, you must be familiar with Public Safety DAS deployments.
Note: An iBwave trial license and learner account will be included for certification purposes. iBwave trial licenses do not run in a virtual environment.
The iBwave Certification Program (iCP) provides a best‑practices standard for the in‑building wireless design process. With this certification, certified in‑building professionals will be equipped with the required knowledge and skills to always provide a consistent and reliable approach to in‑building design that meets business requirements.
For you the wireless network design professional, being iBwave certified means always being sure that your skills are up‑to‑date and market competitive. It also means being part of an active community of certified professionals all around the world.
For you the employer, having an iBwave certified teams means always being sure best-practices for in‑building network design are in place, that your time‑to‑market will be minimized and your ROI maximized.
Get in touch today to learn more – contact Training.
REGISTRATION, EVALUATION & EXAM
Use our certification schedule registration and choose to pay with your company’s master account or instantly via Stripe at checkout.
All iBwave certification courses are non-refundable. For any additional information regarding the terms and conditions, please view our certification policies.
The certification is evaluated based on a practical exam with passing grade of 75%.
- In-Class course: certification exam is completed in class at the end of the 3rd day.
- Virtual Classroom course: certification exam is done online through Wave Runners in the week following the training.
If you fail the exam, you have the option of retaking it once for a certain fee depending on the level. If you fail the retake exam, you will need to attend/follow the course again.
ABOUT THE CERTIFICATE
Expect at least two (2) weeks for assessment, after which your electronic certificate will be available in your Wave Runners account.
The certificate is valid for 3 years from the day that it is issued. After 3 years, you must recertify in order to maintain the validity of your certification status. Please refer to this page to learn more about the recertification process:
MATERIAL & SOFTWARE
An online manual is included in Wave Runners (under Material tab) for most certification courses. When included, it is available for 1 year from the date of course enrollment. The electronic manual is not printable or downloadable.
You can contact Training to make arrangements.
You will need a Wi‑Fi enabled laptop with an active iBwave software license installed. iBwave trial licenses are valid for 15 days for in-class course and 20 days for course in Virtual Classroom.
Note: iBwave trial licenses do not run in a virtual environment.
A printed manual is provided on first day of in-class course and within the week before start of virtual classroom by courier at the shipping address you provided in your order.
CONTACT & SUPPORT
Training support is provided from Monday to Friday, between 9AM and 5PM Eastern Time – contact Training.
Limited support for license issues and course extensions are provided on Saturday and Sunday, and Monday to Friday between 5PM and 9AM EST – contact email@example.com (emails will be addressed within 24 hours)