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QSQuality System
QSQuantity Surveyor
QSQuick Scope (Call of Duty)
QSQuick Start
QSQuality Standard (various companies)
QSQuicksilver
QSQualitätssicherung (German: Quality Assurance)
QSQuacquarelli Symonds (est. 1990)
QSQuality Service(s)
QSQuantified Self
QSQuébec Solidaire (Canada political party)
QSQuit Smoking
QSQuikSilver Inc (boarding company)
QSQuality Surveillance (US DoD)
QSQuorum Sensing
QSQuantity Supply
QSQuality Starts (baseball)
QSQuick Strike
QSQuick Shift (Campagnolo bicycle shifter)
QSQuality Start (baseball gaming)
QSQuality Start (baseball; start by a pitcher of 6+ innings & 3 runs or fewer)
QSQuantity Sufficient
QSQuartersawn (cutting lumber from logs to yield grain at approx 90* to face of board)
QSQuota Share
QSQuasi-Static
QSQuadratic Sieve (method of factoring integers)
QSQuasi-Synchronous
QSQualification Sample
QSQuantum Sufficit (Latin: as much as suffices)
QSQuantum Sufficiat (Latin: sufficient quantity; on a prescription, indicates quantity is left to the dispenser's discretion)
QSQuota Sample
QSQuickbooks Specialist
QSQuarter Session
QSQualitative State
QSQuality Scalability
QSQueen Scout (Australia)
QSQuarternary Structure
QSQuickStack
QSQueens Surface
QSQuébec Secours (Canada)
QSQuota Source
QSQuantity Spilled
QSBody Heat Storage Index
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Ellie will study for two years - all the time accruing experience from her mentor - and will earn an Advanced Apprenticeship before she goes on to become a qualified quantity surveyor.
To become a quantity surveyor, you need a degree or professional qualification accredited by the RICS, which you can take at college or unviersity.
Summary: How quantity surveyors are building a new identity in the market.
Taylor said that smaller or less-experienced clients, however, still tend to procure the quantity surveyor through the lead consultant, which can lead to a loss of impartiality of effectiveness in project delivery.
If you have a BTEC HNC, HND or foundation degree in surveying, you may be able to start work as a surveying technician then complete further study to qualify as a quantity surveyor.
As managing quantity surveyor for Jones Bros, Ruthin he is often to be found on one of the company's many project sites around the UK.
TRAINEE quantity surveyor Nicola Laird keeps an eye on projects to make sure they stay on budget.
Not the construction manager who wants efficient site operation or the quantity surveyor striving for economy.
Peter Seabourne and Shane Jay are technical coordinators and Anthony Vagges is a quantity surveyor.
Among other things, a quantity surveyor provides cost advice to clients and is entrusted to keep a building project to within an agreed budget.