Surveying Property and Maintenance Advanced Apprenticeship
- Subject Area: Surveying
- Attendance: Apprenticeship
- Qualification: Level 3 NVQ Diploma & Level 3 BTEC Diploma
- Course Start: September (start dates flexible through the year subject to availability)
- Course Length: 2-3 years depending on experience
- Location: North Street Campus
- Cost: Your employer should pay the costs associated with this Apprenticeship.
Courses run frequently subject to demand
You could progress onto higher education at the College including a HNC/HND Diploma, higher apprenticeship or a degree at university.
All applicants will be required to pass an assessment.
You will need 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English, mathematics and science.
You must be employed within the trade area to be able to undertake this Apprenticeship course.
What's it all about?
This Surveying Property and Maintenance Apprenticeship is available to school leavers, those aged 16-18 and adults.
Property surveying covers a broad area of careers including assessment of the condition of a building, planning, implementing and monitoring the maintenance of buildings (building surveying), controlling costs (quantity surveying), management of property, acquisitions and disposals (general practice) and valuation of property.
What skills and qualities do I need?
- An analytical, methodical and accurate approach to your work
- Good communication skills
- The ability to work well in a team
How much could I earn?
Starting salaries can be between £20,000 and £25,000 a year. With experience this can rise to between £30,000 and £45,000. Senior chartered quantity surveyors can earn between £50,000 and £60,000 a year.
What would I learn at College?
- Health and safety
- The design, technology and construction of low-rise buildings
- Specialist options are available in maintenance of buildings, quantity surveying, property management, building surveying and property valuation
- The assessment of conditions of a building and its energy usage as well as the production of survey documents and specifications
- How to carry out site surveys to produce drawings and sections
You should be aged 16 or over and ideally already be employed or have secured a work placement, however we may be able to help you with this.
To search and apply for apprenticeship vacancies visit the apprenticeship vacancy website.