Civil Engineering, BTEC Extended Certificate | Weston College

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September 2019
2 Years
Course code EC3CEPF5SW

Civil Engineering, BTEC Extended Certificate

What will I do on this course?

This Level 3 civil engineering course is perfect if you’re interested in a career in professional design, administration, or supervisory aspects of the building industry, such as civil engineering, architecture, estate management and surveying. It covers topics including science and materials; construction technology and design; project management; measuring, estimating and tendering processes; surveying in construction and civil engineering; and building regulations and control.

This course also includes work experience, tutorial support, personal and social development, and study skills. On top of this, we will work with you to develop the English and maths skills that employers in the industry look for.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through work-related assignments plus end of unit exams.

What could I do after this course?

You could be employed at a technical level in a variety of roles – including quantity surveyor, architect or civil engineer. Or you could progress to a construction engineering Foundation Degree or apprenticeship.


Entry Requirements

A range of GCSEs at grade 4 and above including English, maths and science, or a Level 2 course (maths GCSE at grade 4 is still required), You’ll also have to attend an interview.

Course Level

Level 3

iAn interview is required for this course.

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Occupations related to Civil Engineering, BTEC Extended Certificate

 

Civil engineer

Civil engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of civil and mining engineering structures.

Average annual earnings: £35,588
Employment in region: 1,665 positions
 

Building or civil engineering technician

Building and civil engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist civil and building engineers.

Average annual earnings: £23,615
Employment in region: 415 positions

What Our Students Say

Brandon Harvey, Plumbing


Brandon Harvey

“The lecturers are great and help you learn at your own speed”

Former school: Priory Community School

Course: Plumbing

What next? Progress on to Level 3.

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