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Affordability of quantity surveying services on construction projects in South Africa*
(University of the Free State, 2006)
English: surveyors to offer reduced professional fees on construction projects due to the competitiveness of the market. This reduction in fees offered by professionals usually falls somewhere between the recommended fees ...
Continuing professional development for the quantity surveying profession in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2007)
English: A system of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) was introduced into the quantity surveying profession in South Africa during 1999. After the initial 5-year cycle that ended in 2005, it became clear that the ...
Dimensions of a mature quantity surveying profession
(University of the Free State, 2008)
English: The initiative of this article was to identify those dimensions that are important determinants in establishing and developing an instrument/indicator to measure/indicate the level of maturity of a profession, in ...
Effective utilisation of generation Y Quantity Surveyors
(University of the Free State, 2016)
English: In South Africa, 43% of all quantity surveyors are identified as generation Y, born between 1981 and 2000. This highlights the importance of generation Y to the Quantity Surveying (QS) profession, as they are the ...
Discounting of quantity surveying fees in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2014)
English: The discounting of professional fees has become a cause for concern among South African Quantity Surveying practitioners. These discounts are often 30% to 40% and, in some cases, substantially below the Tariff ...
Continuing Professional Development in the quantity surveying profession: quantity surveyors’ perceptions
(University of the Free State, 2015)
English: This research study was conducted in order to investigate Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in the South African quantity surveying profession. The study further aimed to establish the reasons why some ...