Mandatory competencies

You must achieve the minimum levels as set out below.

Level 3

Level 2

Level 1

Core competencies

Level 3

Optional competencies

Five to Level 1 from the core and/or optional competency lists for your chosen pathway.

Plus, one to Level 2 and two competencies to Level 1 from the full list of technical competencies.

Candidates must demonstrate competence in research that is applied to the delivery of solutions to a wide range of projects, employing a range of approaches and relating to a number of locations. The research must be relevant to the chosen pathway.