Careers and training

ICE is here to provide every engineer with the right training tools – from support in passing your Professional Review to qualifications to take your career to the next level.

Build your career, extend your opportunities

  • Careers advice for civil engineers

    Practising civil engineers

    Find out about other qualifications that can boost your CV, professional registers that demonstrate your expertise, or pass on your knowledge as a mentor.

    Practicing civil engineers
  • Careers advice for technician engineers

    Practising technician engineers

    Find out how to apply for EngTech qualification. See how your can add to your experience and skills and move yourself up the career ladder.

    Practicing technician engineers
  • Careers advice for graduate engineers

    Graduate engineers

    You've passed your degree and are starting out in the industry. ICE can guide you towards professional qualification, building your career, meeting fellow grads and more.

    Graduate engineers
  • Careers advice for students and apprentices

    Apprentices and students

    If you're considering studying engineering then ICE has a number of awards and scholarships available - including help with fees and travel costs.

    Apprentices and students
  • Awards, competitions and scholarships

    Our awards support study and travel as well as recognising achievement throughout your career.

    Browse all our awards

  • Apply now

    QUEST Foreign Language Award now open

    Thinking about working abroad or need help learning a new language? Find out how you get £500 to help

    QUEST undergraduate scholarship
  • Nuts and bolts of civil engineering

    Do you want to know more about what civil engineering is and what civil engineers do?

    Do you want a job or career in civil engineering and want to know how to get started?

    What is civil engineering?

Professional qualification advice and support

  • Three stages to professional qualification

  • Stage 1

    Education

    The qualifications and knowledge you need to become professionally qualified.

  • Stage 2

    Work experience

    Where you’ve worked and for how long. Initial professional development (IPD) explained.

  • Stage 3

    Professional review

    How to apply, what you need to submit and guidance on the face-to-face review itself.

Other training qualifications and training opportunities

We offer a range of additional qualifications that support your career development, as well as advanced training to improve your skills and knowledge.

  • Chartered manager

    A CMgr qualification from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) is the highest management qualification there is and complements your expertise as a civil engineer. Discounts for MICE IEng or CEng.

    Chartered Manager
  • Project management

    An Accredited Project Management Qualification (APMP) is an internationally recognised qualification and can count towards professional qualification.

    Accredited Project Manager
  • Chartered environmentalist

    If you’re a MICE or FICE with a focus on the environment or sustainability then you can aim for a CEnv from the Society for the Environment (SocEnv).

    Chartered Environmentalist
  • Law and contracts

    Civil engineers often need to deal with legal and contractual issues. ICE accredits various legal and contract management exams.

    Law and contracts exam
  • Highway design and detailing using the DMRB, London

    Date: 23 July, 2019

    This is an intensive two day training course that provides the technical background, hands on experience and considered opinion necessary to enable you to produce effective engineering solutions on your infrastructure projects.

    £490 exc VAT
  • NEC3: Introduction to the Engineering and Construction Contract, London

    Date: 25 July, 2019

    This (one day) course introduces delegates to the philosophy of the NEC family of contracts and focuses on the provisions of the Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC), ensuring effective management of an ECC project using a collaborative approach.

    £300 exc VAT
  • Getting it right - Geotechnical data for design, London

    Date: 01 August, 2019

    This one day training course focusses on the acquisition of data and will help ensure you specify the right laboratory and field tests for your projects.

    £300 exc VAT
  • BIM Implementation - putting people first, Birmingham

    Date: 08 August, 2019

    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 BIM Level 2 culture. Completing this training course contributes to your achievement of the ICE Certificate for BIM.

    £355 exc VAT

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