Support local capacity building

APNIC is actively involved in Internet development throughout the Asia-Pacific region. We collaborate with regional and international organizations to provide training and educational services to network operators, managers and regulators.

Our training programmes are one of our core commitments to the Asia-Pacific networking community in order that it can maximize the benefits of Internet resources and develop networks in a secure and efficient way. Our training staff travel throughout the region, delivering knowledge and best current practices in the areas of:

  • Routing and switching
  • Routing, switching and MPLS
  • IPv6 deployment and transition technologies
  • DNS and DNSSEC deployment
  • Network security and incident handling
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN)

Support APNIC’s training

Sponsoring or hosting a training event exposes your organization, products and services to a targeted audience of Internet professionals in your local market. APNIC training is marketed to a membership base of more than 10,000 ISPs, content providers, domain registries, government regulators, and members of the wider Internet Community.

APNIC training courses are organized in partnership with local hosts and sponsors. The courses must be open to any interested individuals outside of your organization and maximum class size is 40 participants.

Learn more about APNIC training partners.

Support an APNIC training event in your community

APNIC provides

  • Training lab and equipment
  • Electronic copies of all training materials
  • Certificates upon successful completion
  • Event registration system


Level of Support Diamond Platinum Gold Silver
Airfares for 1-2 Trainers
Accommodation for 1-2 Trainers
Catering for participants (1 lunch, 2 tea breaks)
Assist APNIC with logistics incl. catering arrangements
Suitable venue for class of 40 in a classroom setup
High-speed Internet connectivity (2MB dedicated link), multimedia projector, flip chart, whiteboard, marker pens
Airport transfers for Trainers
Visa assistance for trainers if necessary
On-site logistics support at training venue
Benefits to you Diamond Platinum Gold Silver
Display of sponsor logo on APNIC Academy website 1 year 6 months
Display sponsor logo on training event page
Marketing and promotional opportunities for sponsor
Recognition in the community as a training sponsor
Acknowledgements in APNIC Annual Report and News bulletins
Complimentary passes for training (% of total class) 50% 40% 30% 20%

Venue requirements

  • Training room with adequate lighting and ventilation
  • Classroom for 40 participants
  • Instructor table with a 4-gang power strip
  • Enough power outlets for laptops of all participants
  • Flip chart, whiteboard, eraser, marker pens in different colours
  • Registration desk with 2-3 chairs
  • Lapel microphone for Instructor
  • Audio system designed for training room environment with an appropriate speaker system

Connectivity requirements

  • Network has no filters on SSH protocols
  • Testing access to remote lab in Brisbane prior to event is recommended

Accommodation requirements

  • 3-4 star accommodation within a short distance of the training venue
  • Non-smoking room with in-room Internet access