Training Opportunities

Talk to us now about free training that will help you take your first steps towards an exciting career in Fibre?

​All our training centres are Covid-19 safe and social distancing is observed throughout
We're currently offering training for work in: Blackpool, Brighton & Hove, Bournemouth, Chatham & Gillingham, Cheltenham & Charlton Kings, Chester, Crawley & Horsham, Derby, Eastbourne, Gloucester, Nottingham, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Weston-super-Mare, Worcester, Worthing.*

We're running funded and accredited training courses to give people the skills, confidence and industry-recognised qualifications to begin their journey towards a fulfilling career in Civils or Fibre in the ever-growing Fibre industry. Talk to our chatbot about immediate training opportunities for jobs in your area today!

*We will cover the cost of travel and, where required, accommodation (including breakfast and an evening meal) for the duration of the training.

95% of candidates would recommend the course to others and 97% of candidates are confident of starting a career in fibre since completing the course.

Civils vs Fibre - What's the difference?

Trainee Civil Operative
You will play a key role in helping CityFibre to achieve our mission of delivering full fibre to up to 8 million premises across the UK. Working in a team, you could be responsible for excavating and/or reinstating in the highways to install new duct work and chambers which houses our fibre, whichever you prefer we’ve got the right role for you.

Trainee Fibre Engineer - Underground and/or Overhead Cabling
You will play a key role in helping CityFibre to achieve our mission of delivering full fibre to up to 8 million premises across the UK. You will be responsible for delivering fibre installation on existing and new build networks to specific customer specifications, this will include external and internal work. Whether you prefer working at height or underground, we’ve got the role for you.


Civils Training
This training course is initially for 1 week and typically covers the NRSWA Operative Streetworks modules 1-6+9. This training will be delivered to assist you with your entry into the telecoms/fibre industry. Follow up training will be delivered upon a work placement or job offer with a CityFibre Build Partner.
Fibre Training
This training course is for 6 days and typically covers S7, S8, SA001, SA002, EUSR Telecoms and NRSWA Operative Streetworks Unit 2. This training will be delivered to assist you with your entry into the telecoms/fibre industry. Follow up training will be delivered upon a work placement or job offer with a CityFibre Build Partner.

Please note, these courses are an unpaid, free of charge offering from CityFibre and you must be able to commit to attending the full initial training block and be open to job opportunities with Build Partners working on the CityFibre network. It is likely in many cases that interviews with CityFibre’s Build Partners will take place in advance, with job offers or starts prior to training. We require all candidates who attend training to have a valid driving licence and access to a vehicle throughout the duration of the course.
"I appreciate the training and hospitality which you have provided me - as someone with next to no knowledge in the construction and fibre industry this week has been a massive eye opener."

“Thanks a lot for getting this course sorted for myself and the accommodation was second to none with no problems whatsoever. Really enjoyed the course and, once again, thanks a lot! “

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