Community Trainers

Become an APNIC Community Trainer

Are you:

  • A network engineer with operational experience?
  • Know what is relevant and current in networking operations?
  • Active in your local communities, for example, NOGs, technical conferences, mailing lists and so forth?
  • Fluent in your local language (English is a must)?

If you answered yes to the above, you can qualify to become an APNIC Community Trainer.

Who are APNIC’s Community Trainers?

Community trainers

APNIC’s Community Trainers are subject-matter experts who provide localized and customized training on operational issues facing their communities on a voluntary basis. They are ‘country champion’ engineers with significant Internet operational skills and experience who can tailor face-to-face training sessions to the audience — scaling it where necessary — validate existing or new content, and suggest, develop and deliver relevant content.

Community Trainers also play a mentoring role among their fellow Internet engineers in their local economy or region, sharing their real-world experiences with fellow Internet engineers.

Are you APNIC’s next Community Trainer?

  • Build your profile among your peers
  • Help your fellow Internet engineers
  • Share your knowledge and experience
  • Become a mentor

Apply now to become an APNIC Community Trainer.

For more information about becoming a Community Trainer or if you have questions, please email: communitytrainers@apnic.net.

Current Community Trainers

“First time for 5-days BGP routing workshop, had a lot of time to discuss with students regarding how to improve their existing network and plan for IPv6 planning.”


“The workshop was able to deliver the message that BGP is a vital piece of technology that will enable cable operators to transition their business from cable television into Internet services”.