Guidance

Apprenticeship standard: network engineer (approved for delivery)

Describes the job role that an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the digital industries sector.

Documents

Apprenticeship standard for a network engineer

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Assessment plan for a network engineer

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Details

These documents are relevant to:

  • employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
  • training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills, knowledge and behaviours required of the apprentice and the job they will need to be able to do by the time they have completed their apprenticeship.

Employers involved in creating this standard

If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the network engineer standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contacts: Helen.West@thetechpartnership.com.

The standard for a network engineer was developed by:

  • IBM
  • Accenture
  • BA
  • BT
  • Capgemini
  • Cisco
  • Fujitsu
  • HP
  • John Lewis
  • Lloyds
  • Microsoft
  • NCA
  • The Royal Signals
  • Telefonica
  • The Test Factory
  • Virgin Media
  • Visa
  • BCS - Chartered Institute of IT

Funding information for employers and training organisations

Funding band: 12

Funding band maximum: £18,000

Read the apprenticeship funding rules for further information.