Post Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications
Our PGCWE resettlement programme is accredited by the University of Wolverhampton and is the highest level of qualification available in telecommunications within the ELCAS system. The PGCWE is awarded 60 UCAS credit points that can be used for ongoing study for a Postgraduate Diploma or Master’s course.
We are able deliver our training, for those eligible, via ELC Funding – our ELC number is 6079.
It is three weeks’ classroom based and delivery is by lectures, syndicate exercise, project based work, hands-on design and field work.
There are three modules in the programme
After attending the classroom instruction, you then agree to write three assignments of 4-6000 words on a subject based on each of the three weeks, you have six months to complete this task. You chose your subject from a list of pre-selected titles. We will continue to offer support, guidance and mentoring to you throughout this process as we want to prepare you to succeed, and so far, we have been 100% successful in this. Typically, the whole process from beginning the training to achieving full graduation takes about 12 months.
Our courses have a proven track record of delivering results
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Ministry of Defence Preferred Supplier
We are a preferred supplier to the Ministry of Defence 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 PGCWE 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:
- CV consultancy
- Job hunt strategies
- Interview preparation
- Presentation preparation
- Targeted technology briefings
- Skype training sessions
- Industry networking
If you feel that you did not grasp the concepts first time round or you need refresher training, then you are welcome to re-sit any of the course again free of charge within 18 months of attendance.
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.