As part of our ongoing commitment to developing our staff through mentorship and providing opportunities, we are pleased to announce that Booth King have been successful in being accepted to provide the approved training scheme for the Institution of Civil Engineers. This is an important part of the route to chartership and will be ratified at the next meeting of the Institution’s Professional Development Board in July.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is an independent professional association for civil engineers and a charitable body in the United Kingdom. Based in London, ICE has over 91,000 members, of whom three quarters are located in the UK, while the rest are located in more than 150 other countries., promoting education, maintaining professional ethics, and liaising with industry, academia and government. As a professional body, ICE offers professional qualification, support and promotion of professional learning (both to students and existing practitioners), managing professional ethics and safeguarding the status of engineers, and representing the interests of the profession in dealings with government. It sets standards for membership of the body; works with industry and academia to progress engineering standards and advises on education and training curricula.