We have been delivering Armed Forces resettlement training since 2012.
What we have to offer
We offer the following programmes.
Post Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications
Our Post Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications resettlement programme is a Level 7 qualification accredited by the University of Wolverhampton and is the highest level of qualification available in telecommunications within the ELCAS system. The PGCert Wireless Communications is awarded 60 UCAS credit points that can be used for ongoing study for a Postgraduate Diploma or Master’s course.
Open College Network Certificate Programmes
We have three Level 5 programmes accredited by the Open College Network
Certificate in Wireless Network Fundamentals
This module consists of an introduction to the Electro-Magnetic Spectrum, wireless networking fundamentals with emphasis on the Air Interface composition. Understanding of the TCP/IP model and IP addressing and an introduction to dBms in relation to antenna gain and loss. Learners will gain knowledge of basic wireless and radio network structures and understand frequency, amplitude, modulation and antenna choice.
Certificate in Cellular Networks
This qualification builds on Module 1 Certificate in Wireless Network Fundamentals and delivers an introduction to cellular network technologies to enable the student to progress onto Module 3 Certificate in Wireless Area Networking. This module has an emphasis on the Air Interface covering GSM, WCDMA & LTE with insight into the future of 5G. Certificate in Advanced Wireless Network Architecture.
Certificate in Advanced Wireless Network Architecture
This qualification builds on Module 2 Certificate in Cellular Networks and delivers a greater understanding of the principles and techniques used to create wireless area networks and is the final Module in the series. It explores a variety of technologies such as Microwave, Satellite, WLAN and WPAN IEEE standards, Wi-Fi planning and surveying and the Internet of Things.
City & Guilds Programme
We offer the Level 3 Certificate in Designing and Planning Communications Networks.
This Level 3 certificate is aimed at new entrants, e.g. cable installers or for adults looking to enhance their promotion prospects e.g. network engineers. It is also suitable for learners who want career progression within the industry or related sector or to develop the skills learnt from other qualifications and need evidence towards the underpinning knowledge of the competence qualification.
Our courses have a proven track record of delivering results
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Career Transition Partnership Preferred Supplier
We are a preferred supplier to the Career Transition Partnership. We provide resettlement training courses for those that are due to leave HM Forces or those that want to enhance their knowledge and qualifications.
Proven Employment Track Record
Our courses are endorsed by the Institute of Telecommunications Professionals and during the course we will introduce you to the ITP who will offer discounted membership which you are encouraged to take advantage of.
Most our students start new careers within weeks of completing the classroom training and complete their assignments whilst in employment. For examples of the types of roles and salaries look at Career Opportunities.
We understand that for you the end goal is a new career and the PGCert Wireless Communications is a stepping stone to get you there and we will do all we can to help you attain that objective, after all, most of us have stood in your shoes after our own military service.
Therefore, at no extra cost we offer several value-added services and encourage you to take advantage of these whist you are with us:
- Job hunt strategies
- Presentation preparation
- Targeted technology briefings
- Skype training sessions
- Industry networking
What our students think
No minimum requirements
You do not need to be a graduate, or hold any other certificate to join our Postgraduate Certificate in Wireless Communications.
A good understanding of the radio frequency spectrum is all you need to get started.
If you are Armed Forces and need financial assistance to attend the course, we can help.