Designation Holders belonging to this category include:

(a) a Designation Holder who has successfully completed the TPE for the PQS/ECA designation as defined by the Institute, or

(b) a Designation Holder who is qualified as a FRICS or MRICS with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) whose primary professional discipline is quantity surveying as noted in the current Education Policy Guidances Section B Note B9

For details of the TPE requirements, please refer to the current Education Policy Guidance Notes Section B. Qualified Designation Holders in this category may use the designatory letters “PQS” and the title “Professional Quantity Surveyor” or the French equivalent of “ECA” and the title “Économiste en Construction Agréé”.