Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships in IT

Information Communications Technician ST0973

Level: Level 3

Duration: 18 Months

Course Dates: Ongoing

The broad purpose of the ICT occupation is to deliver efficient operation and control of the IT and/or Telecommunications infrastructure (comprising physical or virtual hardware, software, network services and data storage) either on-premises or to end-users provisioned as cloud services that is required to deliver and support the information systems needs of an organisation.

Entry Requierments

Candidates require Level 2 Maths and English (equivalent to GCSE grade 4 or above) or other comparable qualifications.

Possible Job Roles

Office IT Technician, 1st and 2nd Line Support Telecoms Technician, Telecommunications Technician, Helpdesk Support

 

Network Engineer ST0127

Level: Level 4

Duration: 24 months

Course Dates: Ongoing

 

The primary role of a network engineer is to design, install, maintain and support communication networks within an organisation or between organisations. Network engineers need to maintain high levels of operation of communication networks in order to provide maximum performance and availability for their users, such as staff, clients, customers and suppliers. They will understand network configuration, cloud, network administration and monitoring tools, and be able to give technical advice and guidance.

 

Entry Requirements

  • A logical and analytical view towards problem solving
  • Show an aptitude for ICT literacy with a keen eye for detail
  • Display strong communication and organisational skills
  • An ability to make decisions and solve problems
  • Candidates require Level 2 Maths and English (equivalent to GCSE grade 4 or above) or other comparable qualifications.
  • A previous A-Level or Level 3 IT diploma qualification at grade C, merit, or distinction
  • Customer service experience (preferred but not essential)

Possible Job Roles

Network Technician, Network Engineer, Systems Engineer, Network Administrator.


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