Civil engineering technician apprenticeship

Provide technical support to engineers and other construction professionals

A civil engineering technician provides technical support to engineers and other construction professionals in the design, development, construction, commissioning, decommissioning, operation or maintenance of the built environment and infrastructure. During the civil engineering technician apprenticeship, you’ll develop a broad skills base to work in areas such as sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics, materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation, and power. Your work may include design, analysis, project delivery and site engineering. On completion of this apprenticeship you’ll be able to register as an engineering technician with the relevant professional engineering institution.


Duration: 36 months

Relevant school subjects: Science and maths

Entry requirements for the civil engineering technician apprenticeship: A-levels, or equivalent

Achievement upon completion: Level 3 (Higher) – equivalent to A-levels

Potential salary upon completion: £25,000 per annum

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