Design for Broadband Services

Broadband Academy


In this course, students will learn about designing a broadband network and some of the key factors that should be considered in the design stage, such as the subscriber, the service area, and the technology. Students will also learn how the design of the access network, middle mile infrastructure, and subscriber home network affects the online experience. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to confidently work with network designers and engineers.

Estimated Time of Completion: 52 minutes

Who should attend

  • General Managers
  • Business Leaders

Prerequisite Training and Skills

  • None


After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize why it's important to design a subscriber-focused network.
  • Understand the geographic and environmental factors that can affect network design.
  • Recognize best practices for designing an access network.
  • Explain the middle mile and infrastructure.
  • Explain how the subscriber home network works.