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Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

The Institution of Civil Engineers offer a wide range of training and career support if you’re passionate about kick-starting your career in civil engineering then the Institution of Civil Engineers can help you get to where you want to be.

About the Institution of Civil Engineers

ICE supports and encourages civil engineers and engineering technicians to be the best they can be. They provide civil engineering resources to help their members to advance their career and capabilities through industry leading opportunities.

What type of career training and qualifications do the Institution of Civil Engineers offer?

The Institution of Civil Engineers offer an extensive range of specialist training for people of all ages whether you’re new to the industry or experienced in the industry ICE will help you to grow and develop and reach your career goals and aspirations. The Institution of Civil Engineers tailor training to suit the individual so everything you learn will be in your best interests to help you build your knowledge through lifelong learning.

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ICE offer professional qualification support which is aimed at those that are either already working in the civil engineering industry or if you already have a civil engineering qualification. (degree, foundation degree, diploma or higher certificate) If you fit the bill then ICE can help you advance your career. ICE qualifications are recognised worldwide and by becoming a professional through ICE you’ll gain academic qualifications in fields such as technician engineer, incorporated engineer, chartered engineer with the work experience and professional review to back up your knowledge, experience and capabilities.

During your work experience you’ll gain a broad range of specialist skills that will help you to become professionally qualified whilst also completing your Initial Professional Development (IPD) in one of the following ways:

  • ICE Training Scheme
  • Mentor Supported Training
  • Career Appraisal

You’ll then undergo a professional review which involved showing off your knowledge. You’ll need to produce a report with evidence as to how you meet the requirements of becoming a professional. You’ll then be given the chance to showcase your knowledge, skills and understanding through an interview with experienced civil engineering professionals who will ask you questions and discuss your report and this will then be followed by a written exercise.

Looking to go down the online route? ICE also offer eLearning courses and webinars that can be done from the comfort of your own home at any time. eLearning resources and webinars cover a range of subjects including the following:

  • Career Appraisal
  • Technical Report Route
  • Routes to technician membership
  • Written exercise
  • Routes to fellowship
  • SCE/DE/Mentor briefing and update
  • Member Assessment
  • Attributes and CPD
  • Recognition of EU Professional Qualifications

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institution of civil engineers

If you’re looking to build your career in civil engineering, then career training by ICE can help you to extend your opportunities. Do you want to know more about what civil engineering is and the job roles of a civil engineer? Want to know how to get started? ICE offer a range of qualifications that can boost your CV and allow you to enter a challenging but exciting industry. If you’re new to the industry or just want to keep up with the ever-changing world of civil engineering then demonstrate your expertise with a course or if you’re currently taking an Apprenticeship to help you become a professional you can get support from ICE.

If you’re looking to develop your skills the Institution of Civil Engineers offer an extensive range of courses to assist with your technical skills, personal development and challenges the civil engineering industry can bring.

ICE also offer alternative qualifications that can boost your career such as project manager, chartered environmentalist, chartered manager, law and contracts.

Get your career  journey started and demonstrate your capabilities!

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