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The 4th Utility Concept [WR9702]

This course gives the student an overview and introduction to smart building systems and the advantages of using structured cabling for smart building networks, including IoT and the infrastructure systems involved.

Estimated study time: 1 hour

Overall content duration: 55 minutes


The webcasts for this course are available in the following languages:

plus additional languages available for assessments.


Recommended for any student involved in design, installation and project management of infrastructures for Smart Buildings and IoT solutions.

Pre-requisite experience:​

There is no pre-requisite knowledge for this course.


  • Definition of Smart Buildings and their systems
  • Building automation and design
  • Advantage of network integration in buildings
  • IoT Trends
  • Smart Building Infrastructure overview
  • Introduce the Universal Connectivity Grid (UCG)

Key Topics:

  • Building Technology trends
  • IoT networks
  • PoE
  • WiFi and other wireless trends
  • Migration of applications to the ceiling
  • Design of UCG for smart buildings

How will I learn?

You will study this course online in a self- paced format. The course is made up of a number of webcast videos.

Successful completion will require:

Viewing of the complete webinar videos.

Upon successful completion you will:

Receive a certificate which is valid for 1 year.​

Is this the right course for me?

If you are involved in the design or installation of urban network solutions and wish to improve your knowledge and working practices, this course is for you. 

Course information:

Certificate valid for 1 year

Estimated study time: 1 hour

Overall content duration: 55 minutes

Course Benefits

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Effective learning
  • Learn on the go and on-site
  • Cost effective
  • Consistent training globally
  • Access latest material

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