The primary role of a Infrastructure Technician is to support internal and external customers, helping them to be productive when using technology to do their jobs, by using tools to problem solve and troubleshoot non-routine problems. The job could also include systems support and rectifying issues to maintain the organisation’s productivity. Job roles include Help Desk technician, First or Second Line support, IT Infrastructure Technician, Network Support.
The duration of the programme can be between 12 and 18 months.
Learners completing this apprenticeship will get a certificate of completion, an Award or Certificate for each of the 4 modules that make up the apprenticeship. They will be eligible to apply for a place in the independent Register of IT Technicians. Additionally, they will also be able to sit for the CompTIA A+ exam.
|Duration||Between 12 and 18 months.|
|Start Date||Starting employment as an apprentice can occur throughout the year however the start-date for attending college for training, where required, will be communicated post-employment and sign-up|
|Attendance||Maximum of a one day a week and for a duration of 25 weeks|
|Apprenticeship Funding Band (Levy paying employers)||£15,000|
|Employer Contribution Fee (Non-levy paying employers)||£1,500|
|What will this cost my Business?|
Non-levy paying employers will need to contribute 10% of the maximum funding band as published by the Skills Funding Agency for the delivery of training and assessment for their apprenticeship. Levy paying employers will pay the full cost of the agreed funding band using their Digital Apprenticeship account.
|Apprenticeship Funding Bands|
Apprenticeship Funding Bands
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