March 2020 Newsletter

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Welcome to the March members’ update.

After a great start to the year, we were sorry to have postpone our March seminar due to the Corona Virus, but the safety of our members and colleagues is paramount. We will be rebooking this sold out event as soon as we recieve notification that it is advisable to hold large events once again.

We appreciate that these times are challenging for everyone and we at the ITP are doing all that we can to ensure that we continue to provide a great service to our members.  Perhaps now may be a good time to brush up on your CPD, or look at getting involved in Mentoring, or perhaps you now have the time to look into Professional Registration - we are only a phone call away, let us know if we can help you in any way.


The latest member news from the ITP


  • Cyber security apprenticeship launched
  • ITP Awards - get nominating
  • The Journal & Telecoms Professional
  • Dates for the diary
  • Follow us


Cyber Security apprenticeship launched


ITP Cyber Apprenticeship We are delighted to announce the launch of our new Cyber Security Apprenticeship which  is now available for all employers. The creation of this new apprenticeship is another step forward in our efforts to plug the skills gap in our industry. We also have an IS Business Analyst Level 4 and Network Engineer apprenticeships coming soon – watch this space, or for more information on the apprenticeship scheme, visit the site here


ITP Awards 2020 - get nominating


ITP Award Winners 2019


Taking place on 15th October 2020 at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London, our annual ITP Awards are open for nominsations. The categories are: 

  • ITP Apprentice of the Year
  • ITP Mentor of the Year
  • Christopher Mills Award
  • The Chris Seymour Award for Women in Telecoms
  • Engineer of the Year
  • Innovator of the Year
  • Graduate of the Year
  • Outstanding contribution to the industry
  • Outstanding contribution to an individual’s development
  • New award: SME Apprentice of the Year

You can nominate yourself or a colleague via the awards page.


The journal & Telecoms Professional

The latest magazines


The latest edition of The Journal has gone to press and will be with you soon!This edition has a focus on Cyber threats, AI and Automation. As always, we hope you enjoy reading it, please do get in touch if you have any comments or suggestions for anything you’d like to see in The Journal or Telecoms Professional.


Upcoming ITP & Partner Events


Submarine NetworksSubmarine Networks World 2020 is offering ITP members 10% off tickets.

As the world's leading annual submarine communications gathering, Submarine Networks World brings together over 900 industry leaders from more than 300 organisations worldwide in Singapore – a global hub of international connectivity. With new players, new bandwidth-hungry consumers and new challenges on the horizon, the stage is set for the next phase of the industry’s evolution. Get ready for debate, networking and inspiration. Enter ITP10 at checkout to take advantage of the offer. The event runs from 23 – 24 September 2020 at the Suntec Exhibition and Conference Centre, Singapore.


Dates for your diary



Membership price increase

Membership is increasing this April from £160 per year to £164. Those who pay by monthly instalment will increase from £13.33 to £13.66 – so a small increase of 33p per month. Apprentice and retired members costs will stay the same.


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Please feel free to drop the team a note at if you have any feedback or if you have a great idea of things we can do.  We look forward to seeing you at an event or being on a call with you soon. As ever, thanks to you, our fantastic members, partners and supporters, we look forward to working with you and making 2020 one to remember!