Twyford SO21 1PL
The ever-changing needs of the quantity surveyor are discussed in the context of procurement and tender documentation. This course has been designed as a refresher or a course suitable for APC candidates.
The learning outcomes of this course provide an understanding of:
main types of procurement
tendering a negotiation processes involved in procurement
codes of practice
implementation of procurement routes
producing tender documentation
carrying out the tendering and negotiation process
evaluation of procurement routes
managing the tendering and negotiation process
preparing procurement and tendering reports
Andrew Packer has spent several years in industry as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, and has fulfilled many roles at the University of Portsmouth including Head of School and Associate Head of the School of Civil Engineering & Surveying. He teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students studying on the RICS professionally accredited courses. More recently Andy has published texts covering procurement, costing and financial management of construction projects.