George De-Vries - Alan Wood & Partners

Apprentice Name: George De-Vries

Host employer Name: Alan Wood & Partners

Trade: Appentice Civils Technician

Qualification: Level 3 Construction & the Built Environment

Location: Hull

Date started: 15/08/2016

Date completed: July 2018

Previous circumstances prior to starting apprenticeship:

George attended school for 5 years at Andrew Marvel College

Brief description of duties:

My main duties are working alongside Civil and Structural Engineers by completing drafting work for them that they have designed. I also help on site when it is required, this mainly includes taking a role in a form of survey.

What difference has doing the apprenticeship made to your life?

The apprenticeship has helped me develop my knowledge in the Construction Industry by giving me a basic understanding of what goes into Civil and Structural Engineering. I have also learned to drive and have a years’ experience in driving.

What are your aims for your future career?

I am aiming to be a qualified Technician with experience in all civil and structural work that I could be given. 

George has now completed his L3 qualification and has progressed on to his L4/5 HNC/HND with EN: Able Futures.

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