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ApprenticeshipConstruction Quantity Surveying Technician Apprenticeship

Starting in2024

Course overview

Gain a detailed understanding of how to manage costs on a construction project on this Construction Quantity Surveying Technician Apprenticeship.

This course offers the opportunity for those working in a construction to gain the skills and experience required to undertake a wide variety of roles in construction cost management roles at technician level, such as assistant quantity surveyor, assistant commercial manager or contracts manager or estimator.

The apprenticeship is focused on meeting the needs of main and sub contractors and upon successful completion, you will be qualified for automatic Technician Membership of the Chartered Institute Of Building with no further assessment required, as well as having an HNC in Quantity Surveying.

Throughout the course you will develop a sound knowledge and understanding of the role of cost management professionals in construction, as defined by the professional bodies, and its application in different contexts within the built environment - whilst studying in a stimulating learning environment available to students from a wide range of educational and vocational backgrounds.

Hear from our students

Read about current student, Dan Jones' experience on this apprenticeship.

Any questions?

Contact the apprenticeships team

Email: apprenticeships@solent.ac.uk

Contact UK admissions

Email: admissions@solent.ac.ukCall: 023 8201 5066

For employers

Apprenticeships can add value at all levels of your business:

  • Upskill your staff with industry relevant qualifications.
  • Drive an increase in productivity.
  • Promote long-term loyalty and reduce staff turnover.
  • Reduce the cost of qualifications and training.
  • Develop staff with a minimum of interruption to day-to-day operations.
  • Offer genuine opportunities for personal development to both full-and part-time staff.
  • Offer genuine opportunities for personal development to both full-and part-time staff.

For apprentices

Here's what a higher or degree apprenticeship can offer you:

  • A combination of on-the-job and academic study which is relevant and applied.
  • A continued wage and contract of employment which includes all the same benefits as any employee.
  • A higher or degree qualification which is recognised, transferrable and the same level as if achieved through traditional study routes.
  • A debt free future with zero tuition fees. (Please note, as apprenticeships are funded by employers, apprentices are not eligible to apply for Student Loans Company loans)

What does this course lead to?

Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship, graduates will be able to undertake a wide variety of construction cost management roles at technician level, such as assistant quantity surveyor, assistant commercial manager or contracts manager or estimator.

Who is this course is for?

This course is primarily aimed at those who are interested in the practical application of cost management skills in construction.  Applicants must be in suitable employment to be enrolled on this course.

Facilities

Our award-winning teaching building, The Spark is centred around students and offers a stimulating study environment with flexible learning spaces.

Digital skills are fully embedded throughout the course, using industry standard software to develop confidence in producing reports and programmes. Away from studying, why not try out the gyms, fitness studios and sports halls in our £28 million Sports Complex, or watch a blockbuster film at our student-run cinema with Dolby Atmos audio.


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    The University cannot guarantee any particular members of staff will teach specific aspects of the course in the future, but will endeavour to ensure the teaching team maintains their balance of experience and qualifications.

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