What will the apprentice be doing?
In Building Surveying, you will play a key role in assisting with the delivery of professional building surveying services, developing working knowledge to inspect building fabric systems for the purposes of asset management reporting and construction project delivery. Some of your main responsibilities will include:
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Assisting with building surveys for various building types for assessment, defect identification and diagnosis and project monitoring
- Contributing to the preparation of reports to meet the client's scopes of services
- Supporting the preparation of reports, specifications and contractual documents to assist with the management of construction projects
- Liaising with internal (including multi-disciplinary) teams, and stakeholders
- Providing assistance/support for technical drawings as required using Computer Aided Design (CAD)
- Applying working knowledge in discipline providing the team with support to solve construction and project-related problems
- Adhering to good practice implementation of Health & Safety and Quality Assurance.
- Providing support for project survey data analysis and assists with general discipline administration
- Supporting with general administration assistance and support to team members/project
Our structured training programme will teach you technical and business skills to help you succeed in your career.
The Building Surveying Assistant apprenticeship will work towards the Chartered Surveyor L6 which consists of work-based experience and training.
Apprentices will be required to complete a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited BSc/BSc(Honours) or (where the apprentice already holds a Level 6 degree and subject to an assessment of prior learning) an RICS accredited Post Graduate Diploma or MSc that states it is linked to this apprenticeship.What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
We'll also support you in gaining professional membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including Maths and English (Grade 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent any subjects (Grade 96 UCAS Points) Essential