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SatCom Professional Training


Mitchell Technical Institute Corporate Education is pleased to partner with GVF to offer Professional Satellite Communications Courses for VSAT training.  Successful completion of the GVF510 online training course paired with the Hands On Skills Testing will lead to the GVF Basic VSAT Installer Certification from Mitchell Technical Institute.

Take two additional on-line courses, GVF520 and GVF521 along with the Hands On Skills Test and receive the GVF Advanced VSAT Installer Certification from Mitchell Technical Institute.  Discounts apply for multiple registrations from the same company or register for all courses at one time and receive a 10% reduction in tuition.
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GVF510: Core Skills for VSAT Professionals

Core skills required by all fixed VSAT professionals for accurate antenna alignment and prevention of major sources of uplink interference. Includes advanced interactive 3-D simulations.  Required for: GVF Basic, Advanced, and all Specialist VSAT Professional Certifications. Pre-requisites: None. Format: Online, self-paced. Course fee $275 US.

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GVF520: Satcom Fundamentals -

Fundamental theory of VSAT communications for all VSAT technicians and engineers. Includes advanced interactive graphical simulations. Required for: GVF Advanced and all Specialist Satcom Professional Certifications. Prerequisites: GVF 510  Format: Online, self-paced. Course fee $350 US.

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GVF521: Practical Technique for VSAT Professionals

Covers the range of practical tips, techniques, and knowledge that field technicians and installers need to perform a high-quality, reliable VSAT installation. Required for: GVF Advanced and all Specialist Satcom Professional Certifications. Prerequisites: GVF 510 and GVF 520. Format: Online, self-paced. Course fee $275 US.

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GVF Basic Hands On Skills Test (HOST)

Verification of core VSAT installation skills for interference prevention, as taught in course GVF 510. Prerequisites: GVF 510 (mandatory), GVF 520 and 521 also recommended. Required for: All GVF Satcom Professional Certifications. Format: On-site, 4-8 hours, course fee $175 US (enrollment limited, contact MTI Corporate Education for the next available testing date).
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For information about Corporate Education, please contact:

Doug Greenway, Corporate Education Director

Mitchell Technical Institute
1800 E. Spruce St.
Mitchell SD 57301
(800) 952-0042 Ext. 3056
(605) 995-3056
Fax: (605) 995-8234