To qualify, you'll normally need a degree or postgraduate qualification in structural or civil engineering. You may also be able to get started with a degree in a related subject such as construction, the built environment or maths, but it may take you longer to qualify.
It’s important that you study for an accredited qualification as this can help your career prospects later on.
You'll usually need:
- 2 to 3 A levels for a degree
- a degree in any subject for a postgraduate course