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ICE South West covers a large geographical region and represents more than 6,000 members. Whether you're looking for information on membership, events, or our pre-19 and public voice programmes, the South West Regional Support Team and Committee are here to help.

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TV’s Rob Bell to host awards ceremony

From a cultural jewel to an NHS marvel, the region’s best civil engineering projects and brightest civil engineers have been recognised at the ICE South West Civil Engineering Awards 2021 in association with Kier BAM.

Nine project awards and three individual honours were presented at a gala ceremony in Bristol on 30 September, hosted by TV presenter and engineer Rob Bell.

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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.

  • Technician support (EngTech)

    EngTech MICE Professional Review Preparation Workshop, St Asaph

    • 26 October, 2021

    This series of workshops provides guidance on how to prepare your application for the professional qualification of Engineering Technician with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).

  • SCE and delegated engineers

    Supervising civil engineers, delegated engineers and mentor forum, SW and Wales, the Americas, online

    • 28 October, 2021
    • Online attendance available

    This forum will provide supervising civil engineers (SCEs), delegated engineers (DEs) and mentors the opportunity to share and learn from others.  We will discuss a range of topics to help you support trainees throughout their initial professional development and in their preparations for professional review.

  • Member support (IEng & CEng)

    Sustainability 5 Week Course, online

    • 01 November, 2021
    • Online attendance available

    A useful five session course focussing on key aspects of sustainability in civil engineering. The course is specifically designed for graduates.

  • Member support (IEng & CEng)

    Preparing your Career Appraisal workshop, South West, Exeter

    • 02 November, 2021

    These workshops enable you to prepare and review your Career Appraisal application, enabling you to apply for your Professional Review.

  • Professional Review preparation

    CEng Communication Task Group – Infrastructure Resilience, Transport and Connectivity, online

    • 02 November, 2021
    • Online attendance available

    Open to everyone, this may be particularly useful to those preparing for their CEng professional review. Following the recent streamlining process, several changes are being implemented to the professional review process as of January 2022.

  • SCE and delegated engineers

    SCE, DE and Mentor Forum, South West, Bristol

    • 03 November, 2021
    • Online attendance available

    This forum will provide supervising civil engineers (SCEs), delegated engineers (DEs) and mentors the opportunity to share and learn from others.  We will discuss a range of topics to help you support trainees throughout their initial professional development and in their preparations for professional review.

Looking for more professional qualification training in the South West?

Discover professional development training near you

Browse the latest professional development training taking place in your region, and discover opportunities to develop and enhance your skills.

  • The NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) has been developed for the appointment of a contractor for engineering and construction project work, including any level of design responsibility. It provides a modern method for…
  • A useful two day classroom course guiding you through the full range of changes to the CDM Regulations.
  • Acquire the advanced level skills to fulfil the role of a Supervisor using the Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC), and gain sought after recognition for your expertise.
  • The NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) has been developed for the appointment of a contractor for engineering and construction project work, including any level of design responsibility.
  • This two day training course provides clarity and understanding on how to design monitor, control and deliver successful earthworks projects. It has been developed with the needs of designers, contractors and clients in mind.
  • A useful one day training course that illustrates the changes in behaviour and culture required for the successful roll-out of BIM across a project or organisation, and what personal and developmental skills individuals need to implement…

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  • 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

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