Classroom-based Learning - Safety Measures

Network Infrastructure Programs - Classroom-based Safety Measures

All CNet's Network Infrastructure Centres in the UK remain open and it is business as usual.

The CNet team would like to reassure customers that it is constantly following Government advice and has put in place the following additional safety measures for classroom-based network infrastructure programs. It is vital that you take personal responsibility for adherence to these measures to help ensure personal safety.

Class Sizes, Deep Cleaning and Social Distancing

  • Social distancing will be maintained throughout all programs
  • Class sizes have been reduced to:
  • Maximum 8 learners for the Certified Network Cable Installer (CNCI®)
  • Maximum 6 learners for Certified Integrated Infrastructure Technician (CIIT®) and the Certified Outside Plant Technician (COPT®)
  • Each facility will be sanitised with deep cleaning spray
  • All desks and workstations will be positioned to adhere to social distancing guidelines
  • Each learner will have their own dedicated workspace
  • Teaching and demonstration methods have been modified to ensure social distancing is maintained
  • Where applicable breakout and lounge areas will be set up to adhere to social distancing guidelines
  • Where applicable break times will be staggered to minimise learner interaction between classes
  • All practical exercises have been modified to ensure social distancing is maintained

Tools, Equipment and PPE

  • All workstations, tools and equipment will be sanitised after each class
  • All tools and equipment will be issued and dedicated to individuals for the duration of each program (as applicable);
  • PPE
  • 1 x Fluke test equipment platform (DSX-5000/8000, Smart Remote Unit, DSX-5000/8000 Modules (copper), Certifiber® Unit, Optifiber® Unit, Fibre Inspector, Test Leads, Adapters)
  • 1 x Fibre Optic Fusion Splicer
  • Dedicated hand tools per person
  • Dedicated consumables kit per person

PPE per learner on every class:

  • Disposable Gloves
  • Safety Glasses
  • Hand Sanitiser
  • Anti-bacterial Wipes
  • Face Masks
  • Disposable Aprons (on request)

Please keep all PPE for your own personal use, please do not share.

We respectfully ask all customers to adhere to the following safety measures at all times:

  • Use the PPE provided
  • Please adhere to social distancing guidelines
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow, or into a tissue and dispose of it straight away
  • Avoid touching your face
  • Regularly sanitise your hands, especially before and after using tools and equipment

If you have any queries or concerns regarding safety within our classrooms, please do contact us to discuss on +44 (0)1284 767100 or email Martin Smith.