Civil Engineering, Advanced Apprenticeship | Weston College

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.

Entry Requirements

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.

Course Level

Level 3

iAn interview is required for this course.

All you need to know about course dates and times

Throughout the year
3 Years
Course code AVPCVPF1SA

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Occupations related to Civil Engineering, Advanced Apprenticeship


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

Lewis Broom, Engineering Traineeship

Lewis Broom

“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

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