Designation Holders belonging to this category include:
(a) a Designation Holder who has not completed the TPE for either the Professional Quantity Surveyor (PQS) / Économistes en Construction Agréé (ECA) or Construction Estimator Certified (CEC) / Estimateur en Construction Certifié (ECC), or
(b) a Designation Holder who has attained the equivalent of PQS/ECA through recognized overseas professional associations, but has not completed the relevant TPE requirements as noted in the current Education Policy Guidance Notes Section B, or
(c) a Designation Holder who has been admitted to sit the direct final examinations for CEC/ECC, or
(d) a Designation Holder who is studying towards passing the Institute’s examinations and who is not a full-time student, or
(e) a Designation Holder that is gainfully or self-employed in or associated with the construction industry whose membership in the Institute would be of value to the Institute.
For details of the TPE requirements, please refer to the current Education Policy Guidance Notes Section B.