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T Level Construction: Civil Engineering


Course details may be subject to change

Designed with employers, professional bodies, universities and businesses, this two-year T-Level in Civil Engineering will prepare you for a career in the civil engineering industry, or to go on to do a higher level apprenticeship or degree.

You will spend 80% of your time at college where you will develop a broad range of core skills from across the whole sector. In addition to this, 20% of your time will be spent with an employer where you will engage in an industry placement in a relevant organisation, giving you hands-on experience in a real-life setting.

This T-Level is a technical qualification that includes the following compulsory elements:

  • Core theory, concepts and skills for the chosen sector

  • Specialist skills and knowledge for an occupation or career

  • An industry placement with an employer which runs for a minimum of 315 hours (45 days) overall and gives you practical insights into the sector and an opportunity to embed the knowledge and skills learned in the classroom

  • A minimum standard in English, maths and digital provision are also built into the classroom-based element of the T-Level, meaning you will be given a solid foundation of transferable skills.

This two-year T-Level in Civil Engineering will prepare you with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills required for working in the civil engineering industry.

You will get real industry experience during your placement and a broad knowledge of the sector during your time in college.

The course is designed for school leavers (aged 16) and is an ideal qualification if you are intending to progress directly to employment within the industry, to an apprenticeship or to higher education.

Modules Studied The first year of the T-Level qualification will cover core construction content, including:

  • Health & Safety

  • Sustainability

  • Digital Technology

  • Project Management

  • Design

  • Construction Mathematical Techniques

The second year of the T-Level qualification will focus on the Civil Engineering subject specialism which includes topics such as:

  • Geology

  • Earthworks

  • Structural Mechanics

  • Computer Aided Design

  • Measurement

  • Setting Out

This qualification focuses on the development of knowledge and skills needed to work in civil engineering.

You could progress to study a relevant degree level course or higher apprenticeship at college or university.

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