How to become a quantity surveyor
What does a quantity surveyor do?
Quantity Surveyors undertake tax depreciation, insurance estimation, mediation and arbitration. They work closely with architects, financiers, engineers, contractors, suppliers, project owners, property developers, accountants, insurance underwriters, solicitors and courts, and with all levels of government.
Duties and tasks
- Measure and estimate construction costs and cost planning
- Produce project budgeting for feasibility studies
- Contract administration and reporting
- Assess project risk and cost reporting for financial institutions
- Life cycle costing and replacement reporting
- Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors
- Engineers Australia
- Master Builders Australia
- Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Discover related courses
Bachelor of Applied Science (Interior Architecture)
- Level Four Subjects
- Level Four Subjects - Honours Stream
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