Training & events

Design and Specification Competency Masterclass

Web class Online, 2 Feb 2018

Learn to structure and evidence Design and Specification competency at level 2 and 3.

In 2013, 20% of the candidates with Design and Specification as a competency were referred on the basis of this competency. It is one not to miss especially for Building Surveyors.

This Web Class covers the whole process including:

  • Completing the templates in such a way that allows you to fully demonstrate your knowledge and experience.
  • Guidance on how to relate your competencies to your Critical Analysis.
  • Guidance on dealing with APC assessors’ questions during your final assessment.

This interactive session is run by a seasoned chairman/assessor and a fantastic opportunity to test your knowledge and have your questions answered.

Learning outcomes

  • Complete the templates with the right level of detail to allow the assessors to prepare for the interview
  • Include a Design and Specification key issue within your critical analysis
  • Identify how to best respond to assessors’ questions at each level
  • Present relevant experience to support your answers
  • Avoid the most common mistakes and pitfalls.

Who Should Attend

Candidates to APC, PER and Assoc who have Design and Specification as core or optional competency.

Target Audience

  • Building surveying
  • Facilities Management.

Web Class Pre-requisites

The Web Class is best suited for candidates at any stage of the APC, PER and Assoc process including those presenting their final assessment.


Price excl. VAT

£30.00 for RICS members

£30.00 for non-members