Engineering is an exciting industry, and one which could lead you to a successful and high-paying career.
Civil Engineering, Advanced Apprenticeship
What will I do on this course?
The Civil Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship will increase your industry knowledge, and is supported by a training programme that teaches you the skills and qualities that employers look for. You’ll learn about the design, development, construction, commissioning, decommissioning, operation and maintenance of the built environment and infrastructure.
You can expect to gain a broad skills base to work in areas which include sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics, materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation and power.
How will I be assessed?
We’ll assess your practical skills and workplace performance. You will also do online tests, assignments and produce a portfolio of evidence.
What could I do after this course?
The majority of our apprentices are kept on by their employer at the end of their course. Many move on to degree-level study.
Five GCSEs at grade 5 and above, including English and maths. You’ll also need to be in relevant employment, but we can help you find this.
All you need to know about course dates and times
Occupations related to Civil Engineering, Advanced Apprenticeship
Civil engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of civil and mining engineering structures.
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.
Employment in region: 415 positions
What Our Students Say
Lewis Broom, Engineering Traineeship
“The classroom environment wasn't for me. I enjoy working with working with materials and making something I can be proud of.”
Course: Engineering Traineeship
What next? Lewis has now gained an apprenticeship at GKN following a successful traineeship