Civil Engineering East Riding College


This course is highly regarded in the civil engineering industry, giving you the opportunity to continue your studies to a higher level, and is aimed at people who are looking to progress their career away from “hands-on” work. It will give you the skills needed for technician posts throughout the built environment and civil engineering sector in areas such as structual design and civil engineering technology.

After completing your higher national certificate, there is the option to top up to a higher national diploma, which is a level five qualification.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Beverley Campus

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    18 months

Course details


The course will cover the following units.

Mandatory units:

Individual project
Construction technology
Science and materials
Construction practice and management
Construction information
Mathematics for construction
Principles of structual design
Special unit:

Civil engineering technology

Assessment method

You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including written assignments, work-based practical assessment, portfolio
development and presentations.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

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How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

A level three qualification in construction or a related level three qualification

College interview

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £2,995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £2,995 Year 1
Scotland £2,995 Year 1
Wales £2,995 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.