IT Networking Apprentice

Baltic Training Services
£150 per week + .
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

In 2014 it was estimated that a Computer Support Specialist would be the highest career in demand as more businesses are online and more complicated technology was being developed.

Why not start your career now?

Baltic Training are excited to be working with Vertigo Solutions to recruit for an IT Support Apprentice to join their team based in Longridge, Preston.

Vertigo Solutions are a business that provide IT Services to a wide range of local and national businesses. Vertigo are partnered with some of the IT industries most well-known organisations such as Microsoft and UK Fast. Some of the services they provide include network installation, critical data recovery and IT Support.

They are now looking for a hardworking individual to join their small but experienced team.

About Apprenticeships
A wise man once said, "The bigger the challenge, the bigger the opportunity to grow" Apprenticeships are built around this principle. Apprenticeships are not an easy way out, they are a commitment and a journey on which you will learn to overcome challenges and breakdown barriers.

With the help of employers, an apprenticeship offers a structured and practical approach to learning. You will train in a way that supports you, while you develop the skills you need to be successful in the fastest growing sector in the UK. If you're looking to revolutionise the way you learn, you are looking for an apprenticeship.

You will be working alongside existing staff and be mentored and trained to carry out the following duties:

  • 1st Line Support.
  • Setting up new PCs.
  • Installing software.
  • Loading vans with stock and equipment.
  • Attending customer sites.
  • Possible overnight stays from time to time.

Training to be provided:

  • Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in ICT
  • Level 3 Advanced Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Networking Fundamentals
  • Mobility and Device Fundamentals
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Cloud Fundamentals
  • Coding and Logic
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (Literacy, Numeracy and ICT)

Skills and qualifications required:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Troubleshooting mind-set.
  • Knowledge of IT hardware components.
  • Able to us tools such as drill, screwdriver, soldering etc.

The future is bright
Upon completion of the 12 month programme, there are real progression opportunities available. Along with your employer, you may decide to progress onto our level 4 programme and take your training even further.

Salary, hours and benefits

  • £150 per week
  • Full time (37.5 Hours per week)

Location and travel
Their office is based in the Longridge area which can be accessed via bus from Preston and Blackburn Town Centre.

About Baltic Training
Baltic Training are the only apprentice and training provider that offer a completely tech-focused, tech driven training solution. We know there are dynamic, eager, young people out there. Young people who love this fast moving world, just as much as we do. They just need to transform that passion into the skills that employers need.
So that's exactly what we help them to do.

If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch! When we receive your application, the talent scout for your area will be in touch to guide you through the next stage of the application process.

Good luck and we hope to hear from you soon!

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