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Covid-19 Update

Given the Covid-19 pandemic, the College calendar has been changed for the first term of the 2020/21 academic year and has introduced a two-week October half term break. This break is from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October during which time the College is closed to Learners. The College office will be open from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October (telephone/email enquiries open) and closed from Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October (telephone/email enquiries closed until Monday 2 November). From 2 November we are increasing the areas in which a face mask or covering is required to be worn.

What opportunities will this course give me?

This Apprenticeship will include the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to achieve Technician status with the Institution of Civil Engineers (EngTech MICE). Progression from the Level 4 Apprenticeship could lead to higher level study.

What will I be learning?

Construction Site Engineering Technician's job titles can include:

Assistant Site Engineer, Assistant Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician or Construction Site Technician. In the case of SME construction companies the roles are likely to include Site Engineer, Civil Engineer or Project Engineer.

The main duties and tasks of a Construction Site Engineering Technician are:

• Dimensional control of construction projects
• Assisting design teams with civil engineering solutions on construction projects
• Supervision of specialist contractors
• Contribute to the control of health and safety on construction projects
• Recording, control and reporting of progress on a construction project
• Contribute to the minimisation of the environmental impact of construction projects
• Control the quality of works on a construction project

Why is this course for me?

Apprentices are expected to attend Eastleigh College on a day release basis and will develop their knowledge and skills through on and off-the-job learning to include;

• Health & Safety
• Sustainability
• Engineering Principles
• Construction Management
• Planning & Organising Work
• Monitor Quality
• Commitment to Code of Ethics
• Continuing Professional Development
• Commitment to Equality and Diversity

As part of the apprenticeship, learners will work towards the Level 4 HNC in Construction & Built Environment awarded via the University of Portsmouth.

Apprentices will be successfully certificated for the apprenticeship after completion of an end point assessment (EPA).

What do I need to sign up?

Entry is subject to interview and assessment and you will need to have relevant employment. In addition, you need to have GCSEs in English and maths at grade C / 4 or higher, or a Functional Skills L2 in English and maths. You must also have a L3 or equivalent occupational qualification in the subject area of the apprenticeship.

Is there anything else I need to know?

This Apprenticeship is open to candidates of all ages above 18 years. If you are aged 19 or older, your employer will be required to co-fund the apprenticeship.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

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6/9/2021 - Apply Now


Eastleigh College

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09:00 – 19:00




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Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
SSET4 Eastleigh College 6/9/2021 TBC 09:00 – 19:00 35 Please Enquire Apply now

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Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any of our courses, the College has a dedicated Careers Advisor who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1014

The Equality Act

The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.