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Construction Site Engineering Technician

Responsible for the planning, preparing, managing and supervising construction projects

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
36 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer. Candidates will usually have achieved five GCSEs or equivalent, including maths, English and a science subject, or a level 2 apprenticeship

What apprentices will learn
  • working with the civil engineers on the design of construction sites
  • planning the work to be done on the construction site
  • preparing the materials, labour and facilities for the site
  • recording and reporting work progress
  • how to supervise staff effectively
  • following health and safety policies
  • minimising the environmental impact of the site
  • successful apprentices will achieve a level 4 qualification in construction and built environment approved by the Institution of Civil Engineers.
  • apprentices must achieve level 3 (equivalent to A level) English or maths before their end-point assessment.
Professional registration

Apprentices will be eligible to apply for membership at engineering technician level with the Institution of Civil Engineers

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Institution of Civil Engineers 0207 665 2111
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.