South East England

Adur Ferry bridge at sunset

South East England is the largest of ICE's 12 UK regions. It represents around 11,000 ICE members and covers a wide geographic area ranging from Kent across to Hampshire, and the Isle of Wight up to Milton Keynes.

The South East Regional Support Team and Committee is here to help you find out more about membership, events and pre-19 programmes. As a professional body it shares knowledge and actively promotes civil engineering, by working with industry, schools, universities, local government and the media.

The South East region is divided into three branches:

  • Kent & East Sussex Branch (Kent, East Sussex)
  • South Branch (West Sussex, Hampshire and Isle of Wight)
  • Thames Valley Branch (Surrey, Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire)

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Vote for your favourite presentation in Pitch 200

Pitch 200

Voting open until Friday 10 July 2020

Eight engineers from the London and South East England Regions are sharing what they love about engineering and need your vote. This year its all online, so watch the videos and choose your winner.

Vote now

Discover upcoming events in your local region.

Looking for more events in the South East or want to search specific disciplines?

Get the latest news from your region

Visit our News section for all the latest from your region and beyond. You can also explore our blog, The Civil Engineer, for regular civil engineering updates.

Looking for help and advice on becoming qualified?

Our professional qualification training is here to help you, from advice surgeries to courses in passing your professional review.

  • Membership surgery

    Membership surgery, Reading online

    • 29 April, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    We are holding ongoing membership surgeries as your opportunity to discuss anything related to ICE membership, professional development or routes to membership.

  • SCE and delegated engineers

    How to mentor Technicians and Technician Apprentices, London and South East online

    • 07 July, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    This event is for mentors, sponsors and supporters of Technician Engineers wishing to apply for Technician Professional Review or Technician Engineers wishing to apply for Technician Apprenticeship End Point Assessment.
    The event is not suitable for prospective Technicians.

  • Professional Review preparation

    Written Exercise Group, London and South East Online

    • 07 July, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    The aim of the Written Exercise Group is to promote good practice and prepare candidates for the written exercise element of the Professional Review.

  • Fellowship support (FICE)

    Routes to fellowship, webinar

    • 08 July, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    The talk will outline the necessary qualifications for becoming a Fellow of ICE. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions at the end of the presentation.

  • Member support (IEng & CEng)

    Career Appraisal 4-part course, London and South East online

    • 09 July, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    This course is a series of interactive practical sessions designed to clarify the process using the attributes-based application procedure. They will help you identify appropriate experience(s) and how to document them.

  • Member support (IEng & CEng)

    Attributes and CPD workshop, South East online

    • 15 July, 2020
    • Online attendance available

    Very useful for those using Attributes based ICE Training Scheme, Mentor-supported Training , Career Appraisal or Recognition of European Professional Qualifications Route to explain how your experience can meet the ICE requirements. It will discuss the sort of experience required, the amount, level, breadth and depth of experience needed for IEng and CEng.

Looking for more training opportunities in the South East?

Interested in getting more involved?

Help inspire the next generation

There are many ways that you can get involved with ICE, including:

  • adding your expert knowledge to one of our panels or committees
  • writing for one our publications
  • visiting schools to help encourage the next generation of civil engineers

Getting involved with us is also a great way to help your professional development and further your experiences.

If you think you've got what it takes, then we want to hear from you!

Find out all the ways you can get involved and register your interest

How can we help you?

we're here to help you

We're here to help every aspect of your membership, from becoming professionally qualified, to advice and marketing support in running an event. If you've got a question, or want some help, you can call, email or drop us a line on social media.

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