BECOME AN IT TECHNICIAN
BECOME AN IT TECHNICIAN
£18K - £22K Job Opportunity and Study Package
Start your IT career with this study package that includes a job opportunity as a trainee IT Technician with one of the UK’s leading providers of IT services. Our recruitment partner has contracts with BT, HP, Fujitsu and other organisations across the UK
Utilising our training materials and our partner client’s ongoing need for around 50 Trainee IT Support Technicians each month, we are able to offer you an opportunity that will lead to a genuine employment position after completing the initial training. Secure an IT role in 5 easy steps:
Consultation Step 1
Not sure if you have the right background? Our Course and Career Advisors are here to help. You can enquire now or book a consultation at a time that suits you (UK business hours). It’s free and only takes 10-15 min.
Study Online Step 2
The time required to complete your training can be as little as 3 months. Make use of your 12 months access to study the courses that are included in this package and use your Live Labs to practice on real equipment. Revise as often as you want until you are ready to sit our internal exam.
Internal Exam Step 3
When you feel that your studies are complete and that you have a firm grasp on the course material, pass our internal exam and move on to the 1-week practical workshop to further develop your skills. You will be able to sit the internal exam more than once if you are not successful the first time around.
1-Week Practical Workshop Step 4
Upon passing the internal exam, you will be referred on to our partner's head office, where you will undergo a 1-week practical workshop which is focused on the contracts you will be working on. Your Mentor Support team will be on hand with helpful tips to prepare and guide you every step of the way.
Start Working Step 5
You will be offered employment on one of our partner’s IT contracts, after successfully completing the practical workshop and assessment. This is when you will start working as a full-time IT professional and begin your rewarding career.
Why choose an IT career?
100,000+ IT jobs listed on just one leading UK Job Board alone
£24,000 is the UK average salary for an IT Technician and £55,000 for an IT Manager
The UK Tech and IT sector is growing at 2.6 times faster than the overall economy
The CompTIA courses that are listed below will teach you the fundamentals of IT and networking, Cisco’s CCENT course will further your networking knowledge, while the Microsoft courses will help you become adept at working with the most popular Microsoft operating systems.
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Network+
- MCSA: Windows 7
- MCSA: Windows 10
- Cisco CCENT
Your Unmatched Benefits
Take a look at the video below to find out more about the various benefits that you will receive when studying towards your IT career as an IT Technician.
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Your 5 Star Support Team
Meet your friendly support team
“I strive to ensure that you receive the very best student support possible and are not only supported but also encouraged along your training journey.”
“My goal is to assist you with any queries, advice and career guidance. I will take this one step further by reviewing your CV in an effort to ensure that you put your best foot forward in a competitive job market.”
IT TUTOR SUPPORT
“As a certified IT Tutor, I am able to offer one-on-one guidance and instruction for any areas of the courses that you require, to ensure your success.”
You’ll have all the support you need
Tutor Support Team
If you need advice or clarification on any specific part of your course, your Tutor Support team will be available to help. They will also be on-hand to give advice regarding your Live Labs, quiz content and to answer any general queries that you may have while you are studying. Whether you are having trouble understanding a concept or would like to discuss the content with an expert, they are only a phone call away.
Mentor Support Team
You will receive guidance throughout your study journey from our dedicated Mentor Support team who will be there to help you with the courseware in general. Upon completion of your course, they will be available to review and optimise your CV and will provide you with interview guidance and advice on professional conduct.
What’s included in this package?
|A job opportunity from our IT recruitment partner|
|IT certifications that employers are looking for on your CV|
|Live Labs to give you the practical experience you need|
|Tutor Support to assist you when you’re unsure about the learning materials|
|Mentor Support to guide you in your journey towards an IT career|
|Participate in a practical workshop which you can add to your CV|
|A tailored CV and interview advice from a recruitment expert|
More than just courses
The best benefits included in this career package
Ensure that your CV lists the valuable practical experience that potential employers look for in candidates. This will be done by using Live Labs, as well as taking part in the 1-week practical workshop.
Get a job in IT
Thanks to our IT placement programme, 90% of our students secure a role in IT. From here, many of these candidates have landed roles with large companies like HP and Fujitsu.
Free CV Review Service
We will tailor your CV to ensure that it is IT-specific. This will help you stand out from other candidates when applying for a job in your chosen field.
Support from a certified IT Technician
Do you have a technical query or problem? Our very own IT Technician will be available to help and support you as your studies progress.
When you are ready, you will sit our online internal exam. This will test you on what you have learned and prepare you for your IT Technician role.
Course and Career Advisors
Receive world-class support and guidance from our Course and Career Advisors. They will help you prepare for interviews and offer advice on conducting yourself professionally.
You could work here
Here are a few examples of potential jobs that we could help you apply for after completing this package:
Field Service Engineer
Work as a Field Service Engineer for a leading organisation in the telecommunications industry. This role will suit someone who is keen to learn and has a technical background. Along with an attractive salary and benefits package, we’ll invest in your development and career progression – you’ll work with the best and learn from the best!
• Enjoy working with other highly skilled engineers
• No two days are the same
• Have the opportunity to become a specialist
• You’ll install new systems, maintenance of equipment; perform upgrades and modifications to existing equipment.
• The ideal candidate has some experience in engineering, electronics or telecoms environment
• Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
• They will have the relevant qualifications
• Familiarity with basic IP networking; physical, data-link and network protocols and architectures; routers, firewalls and switches; redundant system architecture an advantage.
1st Line Support
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• Be part of a support team
• Answer helpdesk calls promptly and professionally
• Respond to helpdesk emails, incidents and problems by giving first line advice
• Gather key information and provide quick fixes
• Maintain a log of software or hardware problems
• Maintain a high degree of customer service
• Successfully resolve more difficult technical issues (related to hardware and software) from incoming customer contacts and proactive notification systems.
• Proactively assist customers to avoid or reduce problem occurrence.
• Good communication skills
• Organised and pay attention to detail
• Able to take initiative and be a team player
• Have the relevant certifications
Why choose us?
Apart from receiving a world-class IT Training package you could be one of the candidates to be placed in an IT role with one of our partner companies!
What will set you apart
- Be able to think like an IT Professional
- Have IT knowledge that will land you a job
- Get practical experience while you study
- Ensure that your CV is professional and IT-specific
The salary you can expect
- IT Technician – £24,000
- Network Support Engineer – £35,000
- IT Consultant – £50,000
- Cyber Security Manager – £72,500
Is this the package for me?
This is the perfect package for you if you are interested in a complete IT training solution which provides all that you need to become a certified IT Technician and secure an IT job after you have completed your training.
OUR COURSE AND CAREER ADVISORS ARE READY TO HAVE A CHAT!
“Employers are looking for candidates who are the whole package. This means they are looking for candidates who have the right certifications, the relevant work experience, have a tailored CV for specific roles and can conduct themselves professionally in an interview. We are here to help you develop all these things and bridge the gap between you and your future job.”
Still have a question?
Please get in touch with us if you have any other questions.
What is a Live Lab?
A Live Lab consists of computer equipment that you are able to access and manipulate through your browser. You will have the ability to work with real switches, servers and routers in order to gain valuable practical experience.
Over what period of time does the finance option allow me to pay for my courses?
Choose a payment plan to suit your pocket with our easy, monthly payment options over 12- or 24-months.
What are the criteria for the job opportunity?
You will be required to complete your studies with us, pass our internal exam and attend a one-week practical workshop and assessment at our recruitment partner’s head office.
You will also need to show a positive attitude, be eager to learn, have a passion for technology and have good listening and timekeeping skills. Some of our roles require a clean UK drivers licence and own vehicle as they are field technician roles. Your Mentor will advise and answer any further questions you may have.
Which of these courses would be the best starting point for my studies?
We recommend starting your studies with the CompTIA IT Fundamentals course, as it will provide you with the basic knowledge that is essential when starting an IT career.
Don’t see your question here?
Feel free to contact us. Our Course and Career Advisors can help you decide if this course package is right for you. Enquire now.