Certificate in Building Surveying Practice

1099.00 GBP

48.0 Hours Formal CPD

Use 220 Coins
As one of the largest areas in surveying practice, building surveying covers a wide range of professional roles. Learn the core principles of practice that will demonstrate your ability to perform in a Building Surveying role.

Learning outcomes

  • Evaluate the different stages and process of design and construction works from inception to completion
  • Recognise the functional requirements and performance of building materials and components, including typical defects, causes of failure, likely results and appropriate remedial measures
  • Identify the roles and responsibilities of the contract administrator and implement necessary procedures
  • Establish relevant requirements and techniques for carrying out property inspections
  • Recognise the legal/regulatory requirements for surveying, including regulations and guidance for health and safety
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    Course information

    As one of the largest areas in surveying practice, building surveying covers a wide range of professional roles. You will be asked to provide a variety of services related to the maintenance and care of buildings, and will work in areas such as building design, refurbishment or alteration, as well as other construction and property matters.

    As such, grasping crucial knowledge of construction technology, contracts and building pathology is vital in order to demonstrate your ability in building surveying practice. In our course, you will learn the core principles of practice related to contract administration, construction and environmental services, design and specification, inspection and legal and regulatory compliance.

    Training in these key areas will furnish you with important knowledge and techniques for this multi-disciplined industry and will give you a practical skill set with which to implement key building surveying techniques.

    Module list

    Introduction to the course
    Module 1 – Construction Technology and Environmental Services
    Module 2 – Design and Specification
    Module 3 – Inspection
    Module 4 – Building Pathology
    Module 5 – Contract Administration
    Module 6 – Legal/ Regulatory Compliance and Property Management
    Reveiw and Reflect

    Course assessment  

    Upon completion of all technical modules, learners will take an examination to test knowledge. A certificate of completion will be awarded after passing the end of course assessment.

    Please be aware that this is a professional training course, aimed to give you the practical knowledge need to succeed in your career. It is not an accreditation and does not lead directly to membership of RICS, or to becoming a registered surveyor. If you are interested in becoming RICS qualified, please check out this page http://www.rics.org/uk/join/shc/how/

    Who is this course for?

    This course is for you, if you:

    • work in the Building Surveying sector who is looking to gain core knowledge and skills required in the industry
    • need an in-depth understanding of how to inspect and maintain built environment assets or act as a Contract Administrator, but aren’t ready to commit to an APC
    • are studying the APC Building Surveying pathway and need support with the technical modules on your pathway

    Please be aware that this is a professional training course, aimed to give you the practical knowledge need to succeed in your career. It is not an accreditation and does not lead directly to membership of RICS, or to becoming a Chartered Surveyor. If you are interested in becoming RICS qualified, please check out this page.

     

    Further Guidance

    training@rics.org
    +44 (0) 24 768 685 84

    Additional information

    Enrollment duration: 365 Days

    Languages: English

    Category: Construction

    Price: 1099.00 GBP

    Member price: 915.00 GBP

    Detailed course guide

    Course Type: Distance Learning