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10 May 2021

Linesight and RICS collaborate at global level in the delivery of the QS Chartership Program

Linesight has today announced their collaboration with the RICS on their global Quantity Surveyor(QS) Chartership Program which results in the Chartered QS qualification.

Linesight’s QS Chartership Program is considered to be one of the industry’s best, boasting a 92%* APC pass rate. The redesigned global Program is being rolled out in Linesight’s European, APAC, Middle East and North American offices, to ensure candidates acquire the high standards of professionalism required to become chartered surveyors. RICS will collaborate with Linesight in these markets to ensure candidates are aware of the benefits of the chartered status and are properly supported on their journey to achieve the RICS qualification. Linesight has a long-established relationship with RICS and has supported graduates working towards their chartered status for more than three decades. 

Linesight’s CEO Paul Boylan commented:

 “RICS has been at the forefront of developing and enforcing international industry standards. Being a RICS regulated firm with skilled Chartered Professionals in our teams brings a respected confidence and transparency to our clients around the world. Rolling our scheme out globally will further build on these standards and support the next generation of industry leaders.” 

Neil Shah, Director of Strategic Partnerships at RICS, comments:

“In their commitment to RICS, our qualifications, standards and regulation, Linesight ensures confidence in not only themselves as a global leader in the sector, but in their professionals that are engaging with clients on a daily basis. We look forward to seeing how Linesight’s global Program develops the next generation of construction professionals for a diverse, inclusive and globally connected future.”

Linesight’s Global Chartership Program forms part of Linesight’s Graduate Academy which the company has developed to support and mentor their people around the world. Sharon Hurley, Head of Group Learning and Development at Linesight said:


“Supporting graduates to achieve chartered status has been a key tenet of Linesight’s learning and development strategy and a huge part of our continued success. Working with RICS at a global level will ensure our graduates are afforded the opportunity of being part of a highly coveted and internationally renowned Program.”  

Linesight is a RICS regulated company, 23% of our technical workforce are Chartered professionals. Linesight has been awarded I.S. EN ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, I.S. EN ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management and OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety standards globally. Linesight adopts BIM, WELL and LEAN in our operational processes adhering to international standards. 

For more details, please visit www.linesight.com

* Based on Linesight global pass rate in 2017, 2018 & 2019


About Linesight 

Linesight is a multinational consultancy firm providing cost, schedule, program and project management services to a multitude of sectors including Life Sciences, Commercial, Data Centers, High-Tech Industrial, Residential, Hospitality, Aviation, Transport and Infrastructure, Healthcare and Retail. Linesight has 22 offices worldwide, operates in over 50 countries and is currently working on projects worth over €28Billion globally. Linesight’s specialist project teams, each with specific skills and experience, provide faster project delivery, greater cost efficiency, predictability in project planning and maximum value for money for their clients. For further information, please visit www.linesight.com

 

About RICS

We are RICS. Everything we do is designed to effect positive change in the built and natural environments. Through our respected global standards, leading professional progression and our trusted data and insight, we promote and enforce the highest professional standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.

Our work with others provides a foundation for confident markets, pioneers better places to live and work and is a force for positive social impact.

For further information, please visit www.rics.org   


Media contacts:


Media Contact UK

Zeynep Karakaya at ing.media for Linesight 

T: +44 (0) 207 247 8334   

E: zeynep.karakaya@ing-media.com


Media Contact USA

Cameron Thomas at Verbfactory for Linesight

T: (416) 660-9801

E: cameron@verbfactory.com