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Datacomms Technician (CNIT)
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Card Information

The Datacomms Technician is expected to manage structured cabling installation teams including operational planning and leadership. The role includes conducting surveys for network infrastructure, project design and operational delivery management activities including the requirements for CDM, H&S documentation, quality assurance, customer liaison and final handover activities.

Who Should Apply:

Datacomms Specialists and other datacomms coordinators who manage structured cabling installation teams, with at least three years’ experience and the required level 4 qualification.
Eligibility & Requirements

To be eligible for an ECS Datacomms Technician (CNIT) card, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • BTEC Level 4 Professional Award - Certified Network Infrastructure Technician (CNIT) with three years' experience
– and –
  • Hold a current (up-to-date) Health & Safety Certificate or recognised H&S qualification. For details visit the ECS H&S Assessment page.
Please ensure you have read and meet the eligibility and requirements
for England, Northern Ireland, and Wales
If you’re living and working in Scotland please see the SJIB website for information on the ECS card in Scotland