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APC tips: RICS rules of conduct update Subscription Required

23 Oct 09

It's vital to keep up with the RICS' frequent changes to its rules of conduct, as these form a key element in the APC process

APC tips: 12-month review

2 Oct 09

The 12 month meeting marks the half way point in the APC process for graduate route one candidates. The remaining 12 months leading up to the final assessment are intense because in addition to gaining competency experience, candidates must also prepare their critical analysis and final assessment presentation and prepare to review their documentation and revise for the final assessment.

APC tips: Referral reporting made easy

28 Aug 09

Our APC trainer explains how to deal with referral reporting and the RICS templates, including writing deficiency reports and how to change competencies

APC tips: What to do about the final assessment template update Subscription Required

28 Jul 09

The RICS has revised the APC final assessment templates, but don’t panic – this article will guide you through what to do

APC tips: Nine-month review Subscription Required

26 Jun 09

With a third of your training requirement now behind you, it’s time to encounter another milestone

APC tips: Recording your experience Subscription Required

22 May 09

How to fill in your experience record for professional competence assessment (and how NOT to)

APC Videos

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APC video: Business planning competency Subscription Required

12 May 10

Our volunteer candidate answers questions on the components and purpose of a business plan

APC video: Accounting principles and procedures (M001) Video Subscription Required

22 Mar 10

Alasdair Thompson puts more probing APC questions to another candidate

APC video: Sustainability optional competence Video Subscription Required

10 Feb 10

Matthew Barrington answers questions from Dean Mills on the criteria for measuring sustainability in completed buildings

APC video: Risk management competence (T077) Video Subscription Required

10 Feb 10

Dean Mills puts another candidate through his APC paces

APC video: Project Financial Control and Reporting competence (T067) Video Subscription Required

21 Oct 09

Matt Barrington simulates another APC grilling as he faces more questions from Dean Mills