IPMS: Office

50.00 GBP

1.5 Hours Formal CPD

With the publication of the new professional statement for measurement, measuring properties in line with International Property Measurement Standards for Offices will be mandatory for RICS members from January 2016. Ensure you have the skills and knowledge to comply.

Available Classes

Date Price
On Demand (Recording)

Course information

Against a background of many differing measurement conventions, the growth of international investment demands transparency. Through case study material of real buildings measured using IPMS, explore in detail how properties will be measured and reported on under the new global standard measurement practice.

An open Q&A with the course tutor will focus on the impact of IPMS on built environment and property professionals. An ideal opportunity for anyone affected by the measurement of property to ensure they’re at the forefront of industry.

Course Content

  • Aims and scope of the standard
  • Definition and use of  IPMS 1, IPMS 2: Office and IPMS 3: Office
  • Use of comparable evidence
  • Converting measurements using the IPMS convertor
  • Using the IPMS Convertor for dual-reporting
  • The impact for office and investment agency and valuation
  • The impact for planning, development and property management


*This course will be available for 14 days from the date of purchase

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the purpose and principles of IPMS
  • Apply the new terminology and methodologies required for IPMS
  • Compare properties using IPMS measurements
  • Use the IPMS convertor to identify variations in measurement practice and prepare dual reports.
  • Recognise the impact of IPMS for investment, planning and management of the Built Environment
  • Recognise the impact of IPMS for property valuation and agency
  • Presenter


    Kate Taylor

    FRICS Assoc CIPD

    Additional information

    Next available start date: No live dates, recording available

    Presenter: Kate Taylor

    Category: Property

    Price: 50.00 GBP

    Member price: 40.00 GBP

    Course Type: Web Class