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Civil Engineering Groundworks Apprenticeship
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Information about this Course
Civil Engineering & Groundworks
Maths and English GCSEs at grade 9-3 (A*-D) or Level 1
Functional Skills Maths and English.
Candidates who do not have these qualifications will need to
complete and pass an initial Maths and English
In partnership with The Solent
Civil Engineering Employers’ Group, we are proud to be offering a new
Apprenticeship programme designed to prepare people for a long-term career in
This opportunity is unique and
unlike other Apprenticeship vacancies. The training you will receive is
front-loaded into the first 20 weeks of the course, where you receive practical
training and support in a custom-built training facility, CETC, in
The training you receive on
this programme ensures that you are “site ready” on your first day on site after
your 20-week training programme with both your CSCS card and your CPCS
Once you are on-site, you will be
working with a close-knit team of people completing a wide variety of tasks,
including road and infrastructure development, residential housing, hard
landscaping, water management/domestic drainage, and utility
Employment within the
Construction industry is varied and fast-paced. For the right person, it will
lead to a long and promising career with many development opportunities
available and enviable pay rates once you are qualified.
A typical working week (when
training at CETC) will be Monday-Friday, 8 hours per day. When released on-site
with your employer, working hours and days may vary.
Successful applicants will be
offered the opportunity to work for one of the SCEEG employers and will receive
outstanding training, competitive pay rates, and a career for life.
- An interest in Construction
is a must!
- In addition, you must be
hardworking, possess a good work ethic, and be reliable with excellent
- You must be resilient and
able to keep a calm manner in testing situations and be able to work to
deadlines under the instruction of your manager
- A proactive and ambitious
nature helps; always looking for something to do and being willing to go above
and beyond to get the job done will see you go far in this
Once you are a qualified and competent Groundworker, numerous
training and career opportunities are available. No other industry invests in
their employee’s development like the Construction industry. Progression could
include undertaking further education or a higher/intermediate apprenticeship or
continuing up the career ladder in the industry.