Working for Us
Extraordinary growth for us, extraordinary opportunities for you
There are many reasons to choose to work for Total Comms Training.
The fact that we’re a leader in comms cabling training.
The fact that we’ve spent the past 16 years building a highly respected reputation for training in the area of cabling technologies, incorporating the values of technical innovation and excellence.
Perhaps of even greater interest, is the fact that we have significant ambitions to grow our business, something that even in these challenging times we aspire to achieve.
With the challenges ahead posed by FTTX, FTTP, FTTH, and much more besides, we only want the very best to come and work with us.
Thanks to the dedication of our people, our training that we have undertaken in the last year alone has seen us deliver training for Sky TV, O2, the BBC, Virgin Media…….all of these blue chip companies have chosen our company……..
Our continuing mission is to deliver the very best in technical training and to delivering these training courses to the highest and exacting standards that our customers expect – which means we need to grow. This means a wealth of opportunities for anyone who joins us. It means the chance to work with some of the UK’s finest professional training companies, to make a contribution to the cabling installation industry, to develop your skills and expertise to the highest levels, to gain national exposure with a company renowned for excellence, reliability and integrity.
Total Comms Training was and continues to be involved in shaping the landscape of training in cabling technologies.
Total Comms Training has empowered hundreds if not thousands of people to acquire new skills. Over the past decade and a half, we’ve continuously redefined cabling technology training .
To be considered by us, you will at the pinnacle of your career; you will be ahead of the game; you will be able to throw yourself into the challenges of training in a complex and ever changing world…..
Total Comms Training is experiencing rapid growth in the communications cabling sector. As a result of this increase in demand for our services, we are seeking talented, self-motivated communications cabling trainers who are actively pursuing new freelance training opportunities.
All our teams are highly valued and we are always looking for ways to improve. We are not looking for “yes people”. Ours is a collaborative team-based environment. We are looking for people that can actively help us improve and take the company to the next level.
With a passion, hunger and thirst to deliver quality training to the market, you will have excellent client facing, interpersonal and communication skills, along with the ability to work independently. You will be a proficient organiser, possess adept IT skills, be strong on administration and be highly motivational and enthusiastic with a real ‘ can do ‘ and ‘ will do ‘ attitude.
Freelance Trainer – Your Responsibilities
You will be delivering training on our behalf, to the highest possible standard; this is essentially both to our public scheduled and also, where necessary, to a number of bespoke courses. Most of these courses are of course, in both data communications cabling and fibre optic cabling. You must be proficient in the delivery of this training at all levels – including advanced. It would be a significant advantage to be able to deliver training in related applications, e.g., network design and planning, datacentre operation and management, CD/PMD testing.
To achieve the very highest quality training as set out by Total Comms Training and its associated accreditations.
To assist in the development of related training courses and other delivery mechanisms. We would also anticipate that trainers maintain an up-to-date skills set through personal development and accreditation activities
To work with clients to create courses and courseware for their internal bespoke training
To support Sales and other internal departments with specialist advice and support on an ad-hoc basis
Essential Qualifications & Experience
You will need to have proven experience in the delivery of Communications Cabling – data and fibre – in the both the classroom environment, as well as in the practical scenario. You should be conversant with City and Guilds 3667 101, 102 & 202, 103 & 203, 104 & 204.
You should have a working knowledge of copper cabling termination techniques from a variety of manufacturers, an extensive knowledge of testing parameters and a thorough understanding of Fluke testing equipment, i.e., DTX 1200/1800 series; DSX 5000.
You should be conversant with fibre optic cabling termination techniques including anaerobic, hot melt etc. You should also be familiar with spiced on connector systems, mechanical splices and other connectorisation products; you should also have a thorough understanding of fibre optic testing to include ILM, OLTS, Encircled Flux, OTDR and ILOM
You will be expected to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to share your expertise with others, as well as being subject to regular peer review
You should ideally have experience in creating new courses – from planning and creating the course outline and script, through to dry run, pilot and delivery to your peer group
Excellent standard of written and verbal communications as well as computer skills in all the standard Microsoft programmes
You need to flexibility to travel to deliver training at different site locations both in the UK and within Europe, the middle east, India and Africa.
Standard qualifications; such as 3667 101/102/103/104 – in addition, other related accreditations such as FIA certified trainer, TAQA assessor award would be advantageous
We will be asking you to provide documented references.
You should have your own public liability insurance, a full UK passport as well as full clean UK driving license.
You must be a permanent UK resident
This opportunity could lead to a permanent trainer role and as such, this is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to join a growing company.
If you feel that this is something that might interest you, please call us in confidence on 0800 170 7007 (free from BT land lines, some mobile charges may apply) or if you are outside of the UK, please call us on +44 1279 426600 and ask for Chris Atkin.
Strictly no agencies please