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Level 6 Apprenticeship in Civil Engineer (Degree)

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Civil Engineers provide technical and management input to develop design solutions for complex civil engineering problems.

They will work as part of a team of engineers and other construction professionals through all lifecycle stages of development, design, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance, and decommissioning of civil engineering infrastructure. A Civil Engineer will be required to have a broad skills base to work in areas including sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics (engineering behaviour of earth materials), materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation and power.

A Civil Engineer might work in public and private sector organisations including local authorities, central government departments and agencies, engineering consultancy practices, contracting firms and research and development organisations.

Future Prospects

This Apprenticeship will include the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to achieve Incorporated Engineer with the Engineering Councl and status with the Institution of Civil Engineers and lead to the designatory letters IEng MICE.

The professional review process for IEng MICE is included in the final assessment process for this Apprenticeship.

Further training will ultimately lead to achieving Chartered Engineer status.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have:

  • Employment within the sector with a contract of employment for at least 30 hours per week

  • 5 GCSEs including Maths and English and a science, technology or engineering related subject at minimum grade C or 4 and above and

  • Completion of Level 4 Contruction Site Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • HNC in Construction & Build Environment

    Candidates who completed study overseas and are now working in the UK may also be eligible. Please contact us to discuss your application.

  • Satisfactory completion of the college initial assessment
  • A satisfactory college interview

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1105 careers interviews in 2020-2021! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

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