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Education & Training from QSi

Introduction

Nelson Mandela said “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world”. At Quantity Surveyors International we fully endorse this philosophy. It’s not about where you currently stand in your personal education journey ... it’s about where you will be in the future and how QSi can support you to reach your goals. Whether it’s a route to professional body membership, updating your annual CPD or training to reach the next level on your career path, QSi, in partnership with other organisations, is here to help.

Modes of delivery

Whilst many QSi courses are delivered online, we also have a rich heritage of delivering in-company bespoke courses tailored to meet with your specific organisational needs. This may include subject matter from ‘back-to-basics’ through to specialist management and leadership training. All courses are accredited by QSi and all our tutors and materials are internally moderated before delivery. QSi also host 1 day CPD courses and short breakfast seminars, so please watch the main news and events page for further information.

Qualified Course leaders

All QSi courses have been through our rigorous internal QAA standards and are delivered by industry practitioners with a minimum of 20 years’ experience within the sector. The team is appropriately supported by FQSi academic led professionals and this ensures that when you achieve the final QSi completion certificate, you can be confident that the learning you have undertaken is first class.

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University and College Courses Accredited by QSi

University/CollegeDateDurationCourses accredited
 September 20242 years part-time onlineQuality Control Management Course
University of Wolverhampton3 July 20235 yearsBSc (Hons) Property Management and Real Estate
University of Wolverhampton3 July 20235 yearsBSc (Hons) Construction Management (UK and HK)
University of Wolverhampton3 July 20235 yearsBSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying (UK and HK)
Chartered Institute of BuildingOctober 20239 monthsQSi is a certified provider of the CIOB Chartered Membership Programme. Courses are run annually and distance learning options are available. Email admin@theqsi.com for full details.
Shenzhen Polytechnic9 October 20205 yearsCost Engineering

QSi Accredited Short Courses

CourseDateDurationInformationMode of deliveryFees
CIOB CMP1 September 20239 monthsadmin@theqsi.comadmin@theqsi.comadmin@theqsi.com

CPD Events

SubjectDate & LocationInformationLink
Publicising Lessons Learnt – an academic perspectiveWebinarThis month we are taking a look at the importance of research and learning, and how it is publicised through academic papers. The session will cover: Why publications are important Who can author a publication? Types of manuscripts More on academic papers: structure, expectations, peer-reviewingLink
The Role of Green Infrastructure in Cooling Cities4 April 2024 webinarUrban overheating and frequent, extreme and extended heatwaves have significant impact on energy, health, thermal comfort, environment and the economy. Green infrastructure can alleviate urban temperatures, cool the surrounding environment, improve thermal comfort and human health, promote psychological balance, and make cities more attractive. Green infrastructure may be part of urban landscapes, parks, streets, hedges, open spaces and integrated into buildings through green roofs and vertical gardens. The aim of this CPD event is to provide an evidence-based understanding on the different types of green infrastructure and their potential role in the mitigation of urban overheating, helping participants identify the different green infrastructure strategies that can be adopted in the natural and built environment. Link
Getting PaidWebinarMain Contractors, Sub Contractors and Construction Professionals need to be paid. The current payment regime began in October 2011, so why do so many people still get it wrong? Keith will explain the payment regime and highlight common errors, as well as look at some court decisions which affect the way the regime operates and how you can use adjudicationLink
Insurance - The Landscape Post Grenfell6 July 2023 - Webinar 0800-0900 UK time Link
Supply Factors Influencing Housing Production2 June 2023 0800-0900 UK timeUnderstand the supply factors influencing housing production and the strategies for addressing these factorsLink
Essential NEC CasesWebinar 6 April 2023Our NEC expert, Nigel Barr, joins us again, this time looking at some of the most interesting and influential cases involving NEC contractsLink
Business Resilience During A Global Pandemic2 March 2023 - onlineThe recent global pandemic has undoubtedly affected human activity across the globe. Pandemic impacts extend to human, social, economic and health aspects of human lives. Statistics shows that millions of people have been infected globally, disrupting economies, and creating new challenges for businesses. Government response to this health crisis include a mix of closing of the workplace, remote working, tracing and testing, and social distancing. These new challenges posed by the pandemic are testing businesses ability to innovate, withstand and recover from difficult conditions. This talk will introduce the effects of this global pandemic and the concept of business resilience. It showcases case studies related to smart cities, infrastructure sector resilience and business model innovation in small enterprises.Link
Procurement MattersWebinar - 2 February 2023A free one hour webinar discussing all things procurementLink
All Things Procurement3 November 2022Join us for a next First Thursday Club CPD webinar when Simon Kendall, Director, Faithful & Gould, will join us again to discuss all things procurementLink
Forensic Delay Analysisonline - Thursday, 6 October 2022 Link
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