Introduction to Bluetooth Technology

1 Day Course
Code PWS150

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Bluetooth is a major enabling technology that will allow data rates of up to 1Mbps without line of sight. With its low power radio, it enables new levels of connectivity to a variety of products such as mobile devices, wireless LAN's etc. This course discusses the major technologies involved and the issues faced with implementing such a solution.


  • Evaluate the uses of Bluetooth
  • Examine the issues faced within implementations
  • Consider the drivers for developing Bluetooth solutions
  • Understand the underlying technologies that allow Bluetooth to happen

Target Audience

Anyone requiring an overview of Bluetooth technologies.


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Introduction to Bluetooth (3 topics)

  • What is Bluetooth
  • Underlying technology
  • Different technologies

The Air interface (5 topics)

  • Capacity
  • Spread spectrum
  • Error protection and management
  • Security
  • Interference

Devices (4 topics)

  • Bluetooth piconets
  • Bluetooth scatternets
  • Addressing and selectivity
  • Isolation

Hardware (3 topics)

  • Implementation examples
  • Size and power constraints
  • Antennae

Software (3 topics)

  • Driver software
  • Bluetooth API
  • Application software

Applications (4 topics)

  • IR
  • Bluetooth group applications
  • Hands free and speaker phone
  • The cordless desktop

Performance (5 topics)

  • Range
  • ISM band Interference
  • Networking Interworking
  • Different speed devices
  • Compatibility

Competing technologies (3 topics)

  • Infrared
  • Wireless LANs
  • Integrated mobile devices

Implementation (4 topics)

  • Status of products
  • Plug and play capabilities
  • Mobile products
  • Cost implications


Delegates do not need to have specific radio principles knowledge, although any such knowledge is an advantage. This course is suitable to those who are involved with planning, implementing and designing a Bluetooth solution.

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