Bristec Ltd

IT Apprentice - 18578


Bristec Ltd

Training Provider:


Annual wage £13,000.00
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday: 9 am - 5 pm.
duration: 15 months
start: 9 September 2019
Advanced(level 3)
Infrastructure technician (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2019 (application closing date)
We are now looking for a technically minded apprentice to assist our growing customer base with first line support.


Main role and responsibilities:

  • Answering the technical support line calls
  • Logging all client issues on our call management system
  • Installation of new EPOS hardware including, data cabling if appropriate
  • Installation and deployment of systems using correct and documented procedures
  • Provide EPOS operational standard advice - via telephone, modem, best practice and/or training

Future Prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship, you may have the opportunity to join the business as a permanent member of staff or progress onto a more advanced qualification.

Reality Check

Important information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

Skills Required

  • Good knowledge of Windows OS
  • Experience with changing/upgrading computer hardware
  • Strong communication/customer services
  • Attention to detail
  • Having a driving licence would be beneficial, but is not essential

Qualities Required

  • Confident
  • Articulate
  • Ambitious
  • Eager to learn
  • Comfortable working alone or as part of a team

Qualifications Required

To be eligible for this apprenticeship you should have a minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grades A*-C/9-4, including English and maths.

Training Provided

  • Infrastructure technician standard (Level 3)
  • Functional Skills if required

Approximately 11% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 9% is done in the workplace, through online training, face-to-face meetings with your QA Technical Skills Coach, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

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