The College of West Anglia

Anglian Water Alliances


The College of West Anglia is working with Anglian Water and its five alliances to offer two exciting courses at our Wisbech campus.




The first is a full-time level 3 engineering (electrical and mechanical) qualification, specifically designed to lead into an apprenticeship with the Anglian Water @one Alliance and I.O.S (Intergrated Operational Solutions) further qualifications including HNC, degree and chartered engineer status. For a sample flowchart of the engineering pathway, click here.

As a part of the qualification, there will be significant work experience with Anglian Water.

To find out more about the course click here.


This a level 2 City & Guilds qualification in construction operations. On successful completion, you will be guaranteed an interview with one of the Anglian Water Alliances.

To find out more about the course click here.


The Anglian Water Alliances are collaborative organisations of consultants and contractors working together to deliver more than half of Anglian Water’s capital investment programme.

The Anglian Water @one Alliance, which is supporting the level 3 engineering course, has a programme of works valued at £1.2bn over the next 5 years, known as AMP6. We are responsible for the design and construction of water and water recycling (waste water) treatment centres that serve more than five million people in the East of England and maintain and improve the water mains and the sewerage network in the region. The partner companies forming the co-located collaboration are: Anglian Water, Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions, Barhale, Grontmij, MMB, MWH and Skanska and is based in Peterborough with multiple offices across the East of England and beyond.

Find out more about the four Anglian Water Alliances here.