Civil Engineering


Engineering and Construction


Civil Engineering



As a Civil Engineering Apprentice you’ll deal with the design, construction and maintenance of the built environment. You could be working with a consultancy company or an on-site contractor.

Depending on the pathway taken, key units include:

  • Construction and the environment
  • Mathematics in construction
  • Science and materials
  • Construction technology and design

Who is this course for?

This Apprenticeship is available at Advanced level and allows you to study towards a recognised qualification whilst in paid employment. Applicants to this Apprenticeship could be a mix of age and experience. As a guide, applicants may come from a range of routes including: work or work experience training and/or experience which could include a portfolio showing what you have done, Intermediate Apprenticeship, vocational or academic qualification(s).

What other experience will I gain?

As an Advanced Level apprentice you could work, for example, as a Plant Mechanic, working on a construction site or in a workshop carrying out maintenance and repairs to excavators, cranes, trucks and other machinery associated with plant. You could then specialise in hydraulics and electrical components.

Where will this lead?

On successful completion of this Apprenticeship you can progress on to a construction/civil engineering-related Foundation Degree, or seek further employment in the industry.