Civil Engineering - Foundation Apprenticeship - YR 1 - Schools Academy

Course Introduction

Mandatory units (10) Civil Engineering Materials, Civil Engineering Project, Civil Engineering Site Work, Civil Engineering Technology, Computer Aided Drafting: An Introduction, Construction Site Surveying: An Introduction, Health and Safety in the Construction Industry, Mathematics: Craft 1, Mechanics for Construction: An Introduction, Mathematics for Construction Technicians Or HG51 45 Construction Engineering Mathematics Plus Two Optional Units


Foundation Apprenticeship in Civil Engineering at SCQF Level 6


Part-time – 72 weeks (August – June x 2) August 2019/20 entry – Tuesday 1pm – 4.15pm and Wednesday 9.00am – 4.15pm in College for 2 years.


Scottish Borders Campus

Entry Requirements

School verified prediction that the pupil is on track to achieve at least 4 x National 5 qualifications to include English and preferably Mathematics and/or a Science

Progression Opportunities

Successful completion of the Foundation Apprenticeship may allow student to progress to an HNC/D in Civil Engineering, OR on to employment within a business to undertake a Modern Apprenticeship reducing the duration of the apprenticeship by a minimum of one year.
Other possible progression routes include:
• Quantity Surveying
• Building Surveying
• Construction Management
• Architectural Technology
There are MA frameworks for these roles in addition to a wide range of courses in both colleges and universities.