Architectural Technologists give technical support to architects and the design team, they look at the designs and use technology to see whether the building design is possible. They analyse drawings, look at the surrounding environment, the site itself, materials and processes and work with computer aided design software.
You will need a CIAT accredited degree in architectural technology or related subject. You may also enter with a relevant HNC/HND, you will then need to study to become a member of CIAT. To qualify for a degree or HND you will need 5 or more GCSE"s grades A-C and a minimum of 2 A Levels or BTEC equivalent, such as the CBE Diploma.
Technical, communication, management, skilled designer, problem solver.
Salaries start at £17,000 and rise up to £40,000