Network Cable Installer Apprentice HAPPY CABLING LIMITED

VQ Solutions are looking for a hardworking, adaptable individual to join the team at Happy Cabling as a Network Cable Installer apprentice. This is a practical role where you will partake in the installation, testing and termination of copper and fibre cables.

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Closing date: 14 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, shift hours depending on the project. Due to the nature of the role, early starts, late finishes and night shifts are available. Shifts tbc.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Installation of Cat5e/Cat6/Fibre Optic Cabling (cable pulling)
  • Termination of Cat5e/Cat6/Fibre Optic Cabling
  • Installation of containments
  • Diagnose and rectify faults
  • Ensure customer requirements are met to standard
  • Complete installations in a timely fashion 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • You will work towards a Level 3 Network Cable Installer Apprenticeship delivered by VQ Solutions
  • During this apprenticeship, you will develop a portfolio, attend block courses and have regular reviews
  • All apprenticeship work will be completed during working hours

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • The majority of our apprentices are offered full-time roles upon the successful completion of their apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness, Able to work in a team


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Minimum 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Minimum 4/C) Essential
Other Driving Licence (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

Due to the nature of the role and the travel that is included, a driving licence would be desirable. The employer has asked that providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence. Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA.

About the employer

Happy Cabling offers a Network Installation service of the highest standard. Based in the West Midlands, specialising in the design and installation of all elements of structured Cabling (Data cabling installations, Fibre Optic Installations, Blown Fibre Installations, CCTV and Security and Wi-Fi Installations)






B64 5HJ

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Training provider



Christy Slater


Apprenticeship standard

Network cable installer

Level 3 (A level)

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