Ward Williams Associates provides apprentice and trainee programmes for a range of individuals, whether straight from GCSE and A-levels, or as part of a career change for mature candidates.

Training programmes for quantity surveyors, project managers and building surveyors, include day/block release study, coupled with work experience, enabling fast track progression.

WWA training schemes are focused on an individual approach for each member of staff, encompassing regular appraisals, on and off the job training, mentoring from our senior personnel and continual development of the skills necessary for personal and professional development, to meet the needs of our extensive client base.

Trainees and graduates are encouraged to undertake the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) to achieve Chartered status, assisting in their career development and expert knowledge.

WWA offer a mentoring scheme via in-house APC doctors who are able to provide individuals with advice, support and guidance throughout the process.

As a Trainee Surveyor or Graduate, WWA will provide you with the opportunity to achieve your professional qualifications in an environment that offers diverse experience and tailored training to help you achieve your career aspirations.

If you are interested in a trainee position or have recently graduated, please view our current vacancies below, or contact us about suitable opportunities:


Graduate Project Manager, Plymouth
Graduate Quantity Surveyor, Plymouth
Graduate Quantity Surveyor, London
Placement Quantity Surveyor
Placement Project Managers
Apprentice Construction Project Manager – Gloucester
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Degree Placement Opportunities

We also have placements available for students that are currently studying a relevant Quantity Surveying or Construction Project Management degree. If you have completed the first two years of your degree and you are looking for a paid placement for your third year, please get in touch. Send a copy of your CV and preferred location to

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WWA Futures

WWA also offers the Futures programme, an in-house professional development scheme for APC. WWA Futures is a dedicated 2-year, structured training programme for APC/chartership which is delivered both online and face-to-face.


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WWA supports apprentices and t-level students across both project management and quantity surveying

Apprenticeships & T-level

WWA supports apprentices and T-level students across both Project Management and Quantity Surveying courses. Please check back here for apprenticeship opportunities

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