Telecoms Academy
Foundation in Telecoms
3 Month Distance Learning Programme

The suite of comprehensive Distance Learning programmes offered by the Informa Telecoms Academy provides the opportunity to rapidly build your competencies over a range of different competency areas, ensuring you gain maximum value – whether you are looking for a comprehensive overview, or one of the optional specialist modules.

The flexible study options ensure you progress rapidly – with a range of interactive resources and study support available to keep you engaged. And you can fit your studies around your current job role, deciding where and when you want to study, and if you travel, you can take the materials with you to continue studying, making good use of travelling time.

Advance your career with Informa Telecoms Academy

  • Market leading Distance Learning courses covering the key topics in the telecoms industry
  • Flexible modular structure allows you to customise your course to your exact needs or job function
  • Full tutor support throughout your studies including regular online webinars
  • Exclusive market research from Informa Telecoms & Media
  • Informa Telecoms Academy’s high quality teaching and programme content will rapidly build your knowledge, confidence and competencies


University Accredited Programmes

  • Fully accredited by the University of Derby Corporate – ensuring both content and delivery meet the highest standards
  • Gain University credit points with the option of a recognised University Certificate on successful completion
  • Our accreditation increases the value of learning, inspires achievement and creates more motivated and committed employees
  • Academic credit contributes to your future career development and attainment of qualifications providing a clear measure of achievement


Study Options 

The course is modular in format. Depending on the study option selected, students follow four core modules, and then choose either two or five from a range of elective modules – enabling them to effectively customise the programme to their job function, the company requirement, or their area of interest.

Students will be awarded an internationally recognised University Cerificate if they complete the Integrated or Bridging Diploma options (see below for details).

  • Foundation in Teleocms (3 Modules) – Students study 3 mandatory modules
  • Standard Diploma (6 Modules) – Students study 4 core modules plus 2 optional modules
  • Integrated Diploma (9 Modules) – Students study 4 core modules plus 5 optional modules
  • Bridging Diploma (9 Modules) – Students study the Foundation in Telecoms plus any standard Diploma programme


How to qualify for the University Certificate

Studying 9 modules over 9 months and complete the associated assessments and you will qualify for a University Certificate (Level 4)


You have two routes to gain the University Certificate. Either:

  1. Diploma Bridging Programme (for those less experienced): Successfully complete the Foundation in Telecoms programmes plus any of our Diploma programmes OR
  2. Integrated Diploma Programme (for those more experienced): Successfully complete one of our Diploma programmes and study an additional three modules from your chosen Diploma

Distance Learning Programmes from Informa Telecoms Academy: