Digital Engineering Technician
Support digital engineers and specialists in completing complex tasks using digital engineering techniques.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 36 months
- Current funding band
Up to £21,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer, but candidates will be expected to have achieved at least 5 GCSEs, including maths and English; or a level 2 apprenticeship.
- What apprentices will learn
- resources and time management
- safe working practices
- sustainability and environmental policies
- prepare initial design briefs and detailed designs via a digital workflow
- simple construction simulations and logistic planning using a digital workflow
- engineering terminology
- collaboration and effective team working
- BTEC level 3 construction and the built environment
- NVQ level 3 diploma in built environment design
- apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this before taking the end-point assessment
- Professional registration
Apprentices will be eligible to register as a technician or associate with one of the following professional institutions:
- The Chartered Institute of Building as an associate construction manager (ACIOB)
- The Institution of Civil Engineers as a civil engineering technician (EngTech TMICE)
- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors as a technician surveyor (AssocRICS)
- The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers as a building services engineering technician (EngTech LCIBSE)
- The Institution of Engineering and Technology as an associate technician (AIET)
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.