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Explore CIQS — Canada’s Construction Economists

Explore CIQS — Canada’s Construction Economists

See why the Professional Quantity Surveyor (PQS) and Construction Economist Certified (CEC) are key members of the project team.

The Project Manager

The Project Manager

D​id you know that a Professional Quantity Surveyor (PQS) could be a Project Manager?

What’s the Difference Between a CEC and PQS?

What’s the Difference Between a CEC and PQS?

Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between a Professional Quantity Surveyor (PQS) and a Construction Estimator Certified (CEC)?

Why Hire a Quantity Surveyor?

Why Hire a Quantity Surveyor?

Find out why you need to hire a Professional Quantity Surveyor on your next construction project.

The Construction Estimator

The Construction Estimator

Discover why being a Construction Estimator Certified is much more than just reading specifications

Why is Quantity Surveying Rewarding?

Why is Quantity Surveying Rewarding?

Learn why a CIQS designation is really rewarding and how your contribution will last for the community that you're building

How Membership Benefited Me?

How Membership Benefited Me?

Find out how CIQS membership benefited me and how it was a good gateway to get into the front door of various companies

The Loan Monitor

The Loan Monitor

Do you know what a Loan Monitor really does? It's not accounting. You need a someone that understands the entire project.

The PQS Career Path

The PQS Career Path

Discover the career path of a Quantity Surveyor. Learn the basic skills and see what it takes to become a senior member of the team.

PQS Mentorship

PQS Mentorship

Can CIQS help me find a mentor? YES WE CAN!

The Cost Planner

The Cost Planner

Are you good with numbers? Can you visualize the end product at an early stage and work out the cost? You have the traits of a quantity surveyor in the role of The Cost Planner!!

The Process of Cost Planning

The Process of Cost Planning

How does the process start? When should you engage a PQS to provide Cost Planning services?

Why Have a PQS Designation?

Why Have a PQS Designation?

Kick start your career journey today - Find out why having a PQS Designation is really rewarding, in every sense of the word!

What Is a Quantity Surveyor?

What Is a Quantity Surveyor?

Watch why you need a Quantity Surveyor on your next construction project.

Why Should You Become a Quantity Surveyor?

Why Should You Become a Quantity Surveyor?

Watch why you should choose Quantity Surveying for your career path.



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