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Wireless Communications Rigger

Supporting the UK’s mobile communications network infrastructure.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • radio frequency spectrum
  • rigging and working at height
  • installation and testing of network requirements
  • health, safety and environment
  • understand technical drawings

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have:

  • achieved level 1 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
  • taken level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Verge EPA Limited 07866 416 044
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.