SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training

Commitment 1 Day, 7-8 hours a day.
Language English
User Ratings Average User Rating 4.8 See what learners said
Delivery Options Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live


Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is a widely adopted standard for VoIP systems, devices, and software. In this short but intensive SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training course, you will review the SIP architecture, including the components such as media servers, application servers, gateways, and endpoints. You will study the SIP messages, when and why they are used, how they are handled, and the components of each SIP message that is transported on the network. You will learn about the design components and process, with the application and sizing of each component covered in detail. You will also learn how VoIP works, its benefits, and its implementation. At the end of the day, you will have a very good understanding of the SIP protocol, messaging, routing, components, and design considerations.

We can transform this Session Initiation Protocol Training (SIP) course into an Action Learning Workshop by including an extended hands-on design and procurement exercise related to your organization’s specific requirements.

  • 1 day of SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training with an expert instructor
  • Session Initiation Protocol Training (SIP) Course Guide
  • Certificate of Completion
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee



We can adapt this SIP Training or Session Initiation Protocol Training (SIP) course to your group’s background and project requirements at little to no added charge. We can focus the SIP Training or Session Initiation Protocol Training (SIP)course on business issues or implementation details depending on the varying requirements of audiences such as engineers, marketing or sales personnel, procurement specialists, and managers or executives. The optional third day allows you to immediately apply the course content to the development of a SIP design/procurement document for your organization.


After completing this SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training course, students will be able to:


  • If you are a communication, systems, or software engineer; data network, telephony, IT, or marketing/sales professional; technical or strategy manager or consultant, or someone charged with evaluating, designing, or implementing security mechanisms, processes, and policies for your SIP-based (such as a VoIP) system, applications, or services, this course is meant for you.The target audience for this SIP Training or Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) course:


SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this SIP | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) course are:

  • While there are no particular prerequisites for this course, technical background and prior exposure to telecommunications or IT issues will certainly be helpful.
SIP: An Overview
  • IETF and the history of SIP
  • Why was SIP needed?
  • Why is SIP so widely adopted?
  • Basics of SIP
  • SIP’s place in today’s business and telecommunications marketplace
SIP Protocol Messages and Features
  • Protocol and how it’s handled on the network
  • Elements of a SIP message: Header, RTP stream, and more
  • Routing SIP messages
  • Call set-up
  • Control features supported
SIP Devices and Systems: How Each Element is Used, Potential Issues, Design and Security Considerations
  • Gateways
  • Media servers
  • Application servers
  • Registrars
  • Proxy servers
  • Load balancers
  • Endpoints
  • Route plans
  • SIP and Media Control: An In-depth Discussion of How the Media (Audio, Video, or Messaging) are Handled in SIP for Recording, Conferencing, and Mixed Applications
SIP and VoIP System Planning and Design: A Typical SIP Deployment Scenario
  • Design Process
  • Security issues
  • Wide area networking considerations
  • Putting the pieces together
  • Migration strategies
SIP Action Learning Workshop (Optional Third-Day, Internet Connectivity Required)
  • Develop a high-level design
  • Use appropriate tools to size network requirements
  • Build endpoint requirements plan
  • Data network impact considered
  • Select deployment model and procurement requirements
Session Initiation Protocol Training (SIP) – Course Wrap-up
  • Course recap
  • Future of multimedia protocols and applications
  • Q/A and evaluations
SIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) TrainingSIP Training | Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Training Course Wrap-Up


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