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Certificate courses

Certificate Courses

Through our Certificate Online Programs you can develop your technical skills and knowledge in line with the RICS Competency Framework & deepen your technical capability for career progression.

How will you make your impact?

The work of trusted, highly qualified surveyors has never been more important. The knowledge, skills and expertise you’ll need to succeed are defined by the RICS Competency Framework.

Wth this in mind, RICS Training has developed these online Certificate Programmes.

Each competency-based programme is also underpinned by the very latest RICS standards. Equipping you with a relevant, sector-specific, practical and technical skill-set which will enable you to take on new challenges in your career, and across the profession.

Browse the certificate courses below and click to view more details. 

More reasons to enrol

  • The programmes are comprehensive. Covering the core skills you’ll require to either enter the profession or seek cross-sector career progression.
  • Undertake a university-level course, module-by module, alongside your day job. This will not only help you find time to study, but crucially offer opportunities to start to embed what you learn within your daily practice.
  • Every course covers and aligns to globally-accepted RICS standards - which exist to ensure public and stakeholder trust in the profession, wherever in the world you work.

How will you learn

Start anytime and expect the course to take between 6 and 9 months. You’ll be required to study around 2 to 4 hours each week. Take each module in your own time, using online learning and the support of multiple study resources. A tutor is also on-hand to answer any questions, at any stage of the course.

Is the programme right for you?

Can you relate to any of the following? Delegates that benefit most from these courses usually start with one of the following intensions:

• You are entering a new technical sector or at the very start of your career and want to develop the primary competencies and skill-set required by that profession (perhaps with your APC in mind).

• You are already practicing in the same sector, however you wish to deepen your knowledge of a particular profession.

• You are keen to cross-skill and understand the fundamental principles of your industry counterparts.


Learning Resources

  • Interactive eLearning module delivers the technical content of the learning objectives. The content will be delivered in bite-size chunks, including diagrams, podcasts and interactive activities

  • The e-Learning is supported by structured reading material

  • The case study is a scenario assignment for you to put the theory from the e-Learning module into practice by using knowledge gained in a project or situation

  • The discussion forum is a chance for you to ask any questions and share professional experience with program tutor and learners from all over the world

  • A short quiz tracks how much of the learning has been absorbed and acts as a learning progress tracker

  • This session consolidates the learning from the eLearning module, reading materials, case studies and common questions that have been raised in the forum.
  • Upon completion of all technical modules, you will be facing a program examination to test knowledge. A certificate of completion RICS Training program in the chosen sector will be granted upon successful completion


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