Select University of Calgary Continuing Education courses are eligible for credit towards the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) PQS/ECA and CEC/ECC professional designations.
Information about the CIQS
Founded in 1959, CIQS is the premier professional association that sets the highest standard for construction and infrastructure economics in Canada. Designated Professional Quantity Surveyors (PQS) and Construction Estimator Certified (CEC) professionals counsel building owners, developers, designers and contractors at every stage of the design, procurement and construction process to help ensure a return on investment is delivered.
Visit the CIQS website to see a list of Continuing Education courses that meet their educational requirements.
These courses are also eligible for credit toward the specialization course requirement for Continuing Education's Professional Management Certificate specializing in Construction Management.
Membership in the CIQS
The CIQS will need to review each graduate of the Certificate in Professional Management specializing in Construction Management on an individual basis if he/she applies for membership in the CIQS. Students can also apply for credit on a course by course basis as well as at the end of the program.