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
  • Using Asphalts with more confidence, online

    Date: 07 October, 2020

    Supported by extensive case studies, this useful one day course will enable you to understand, specify and manage bituminous mixtures for new highway construction, for repairs to existing highways and to confidently troubleshoot poor performance.

    £305 exc VAT
  • Design of retaining walls to Eurocode 7, online

    Date: 08 October, 2020

    This one day training course covers the design of mass and embedded retaining walls in accordance with Eurocode 7. It has been specifically developed for engineers who want to be able to design retaining walls and for those who wish to update their knowledge of retaining wall design.

    £305 exc VAT
  • BIM Implementation - putting people first, online

    Date: 12 October, 2020

    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
  • NEC4: ECC project manager accreditation, online

    Date: 12 October, 2020

    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 clients, designers, contractors and project managers to work collaboratively to achieve their objectives consistently.

    £1789 exc VAT

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