UpComing Events


Thursday,

09, Sep
2021

EVENT FINISHED

Preparatory Webinar for the PPE to be written in October 2021 :

PREPARATORY WEBINAR IN PREPARATION OF THE PPE TO BE WRITTEN IN OCTOBER 2021

 

Webinar Information

 

Dear Members of the PIA and interested parties,
 
You are invited to attend the PIA Preparatory Workshop presented by Emile Paulsen :
 
PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE AND PAY TO SECURE YOUR PLACE
PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU REGISTER FOR THE CORRECT COURSE DATES. NO CHANGES WILL BE ACCOMMODATED.
 
1) Date: 9th (08:00 – 17:00) and 10th (08:00 – 17:00) SEPTEMBER 2021

BOOK NOW - SEPTEMBER COURSE

OR 

2) Date: 7th (08:00 – 17:00) and 8th (08:00 – 17:00) OCTOBER 2021

BOOK NOW - OCTOBER COURSE

 
Duration:   2 days for each course
VENUE:     
WEBINAR – LINKS WILL BE FORWARDED TO DELEGATES THE FRIDAY PRIOR TO THE WEBINAR
 
Cost: R1500.00 per delegate
 
BANKING DETAILS:            
ABSA Brooklyn 632005, Acc. 1500 167 501, Ref: PPE + Name
 

 


Required Documentation

 

Please familiarise yourself with the Syllabus for the October 2021 PPE and ensure that you have copies of the PRESCRIBED READING MATERIAL as itemised in the SACAP List of Study Material as published on the SACAP website:
 
SACAP PPE: LIST OF STUDY MATERIAL:
PPE October 2021 Study Material Required
 
SACAP PPE: SYLLABUS:
PPE Syllabus October 2021
 
LINK TO PREVIOUS PAPERS:
Previous papers
 
PPE OCTOBER 2021 - GENERAL INFORMATION:
PPE OCT 2021 - general information
 
No additional notes will be circulated. In preparation for these webinars, and it is strongly recommended that candidates purchase a copy of the new 2021 edition of the SAIA Study Aid for the SACAP Professional Practice Examination, which is available for purchase from the South African Institute of Architects:
www.saia.org.za 
admin@saia.org.za
+27 11 782 1315

 


Preliminary Programme

 

DAY ONE
Introduction and Outline of the webinar
 
part A: THE PROFESSION
‒ Historical, Statutory and Regulatory Context
‒ The two pillars of legislation: Act 44 of 2000 and Act 103 of 1977
‒ The core principles of the South African National Standards (SANS) 10400
‒ The role and primary functions of SACAP
‒ SACAP Categories of Registration
‒ SACAP Code of Professional Conduct
‒ Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
‒ Identification of Work (IDoW) policy
‒ The formation and role of Voluntary Associations (VAs)
 
SHORT BREAK
 
‒ Legal Context of South Africa
‒ The Laws of Contract and Delict
‒ The concept of Agency
‒ Introduction to property law
 
part B: THE BUSINESS OF ARCHITECTURE
‒ The architectural practice as a viable business enterprise
‒ Types of business entities
‒ Introduction to business administration and financial management
‒ Types of taxation
‒ Invoicing for architectural services
‒ Risk management and Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance
 
LUNCH BREAK
 
part C: THE PRACTICE OF ARCHITECTURE
‒ Context and Scope of architectural services
‒ The standard, partial and additional services
‒ The professional service agreement (SACAP, SAIA and PROCSA)
‒ Fees for architectural services
‒ Fees for additional services
‒ Deferred remuneration and negotiating the reduction of fees
 
SHORT BREAK
 
‒ The calculation of project cost-based fees (as per SACAP guidelines)
‒ Professional responsibilities (core, statutory and contractual responsibilities)
‒ Context of principal consultancy and principal agency
‒ The client and the professional team

DAY TWO
part D: CONSTRUCTION PROCUREMENT AND CONTRACTING
‒ Project management concepts
‒ Construction procurement
‒ Construction contracting strategies
‒ Construction pricing strategies
‒ Measurement of construction quantities
 
SHORT BREAK
 
‒ Standard forms of construction contracts (FIDIC, GCC, JBCC, NEC)
‒ Bespoke construction contracts
‒ Forms of subcontract
‒ Controlling the construction stage of the building delivery process
‒ Key clauses of the JBCC Principal Building Agreement (JBCC_PBA)
‒ Obligations of the principal agent
 
LUNCH BREAK
 
‒ Stages of the JBCC_PBA
‒ Revision of the date for practical completion
‒ Payment certification in the JBCC_PBA and penalties
‒ JBCC Nominated / Selected Subcontract Agreement
‒ JBCC Minor Works Agreement
 
SHORT BREAK
 
part E: DISPUTE RESOLUTION
‒ Litigation as a means to resolve disputes
‒ Types of alternative dispute resolution (mediation, adjudication and arbitration)
‒ Advantages of alternative dispute resolution
‒ Avoiding disputes
 
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

 


BOOK ONLINE NOW

 

PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE AND PAY TO SECURE YOUR PLACE
PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU REGISTER FOR THE CORRECT COURSE DATES. NO CHANGES WILL BE ACCOMMODATED.
 
1) Date: 9
th (08:00 – 17:00) and 10th (08:00 – 17:00) SEPTEMBER 2021
BOOK NOW - SEPTEMBER COURSE
 
OR
 
2) Date: 7
th (08:00 – 17:00) and 8th (08:00 – 17:00) OCTOBER 2021
BOOK NOW - OCTOBER COURSE
 
Duration:   2 days for each course
 
VENUE:     
WEBINAR – LINKS WILL BE FORWARDED TO DELEGATES THE FRIDAY PRIOR TO THE WEBINAR
 
Cost: R1500.00 per delegate
 
BANKING DETAILS:            
ABSA Brooklyn 632005, Acc. 1500 167 501, Ref: PPE + Name

 

Tuesday,

05, Oct
2021

EVENT FINISHED

Autodesk University Event - eShort Quote :

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Registration is open for AU 2021 and you're invited


AU 2021 kicks off October 5 - 14. Learn from industry experts who are progressing architecture, engineering, construction, design, manufacturing, and media and entertainment.

  • 350+ sessions led by industry experts
  • Can't-miss keynotes and thought leadership
  • Industry talks and demos with live Q&As
  • Inspiring case studies and briefings
  • Meetups and networking opportunities

And we mentioned it’s free. Right?

We look forward to you joining us.

Kind regards,

Autodesk South Africa

 

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Wednesday,

20, Oct
2021

CPD course: ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN ARCHITECTURE : ONLINE-google meet

Title of CPD course   

ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN ARCHITECTURE

Presenter

Prof. Christo Vosloo

Course information (Content/Overview)

Course information (Content/Overview)

What is entrepreneurship?

Why is it important?

Reasons for starting a new firm

Taking the decision to start a new architectural firm.

Formalising the plans for a new firm

Firm design

Formalising the plans for a new firm

Business Plans

Implement your plan

Launching the firm

 

Summary of key points:

Objectives;

To empower architectural professionals to establish resilient practices.

 

Course content:

See above

 

Delegates would receive:

Copy of PowerPoint presentation

 

Venue 

ONLINE-google meet

Time

9am to 11am

Date

Wednesday, 20 October 2021,

Closing date for submission of course: Friday, 15 October 2021 

Closing date for Registration

Registration and payments before 15 October 2021

Click for compulsory registration: https://forms.gle/khM3eF19NsgJdTPQ7

  

Cost of workshop

R210, non SAIBD members

R180, SAIBD members (fully paid up members only)

 

·         Cancellation/refunds will only be accepted a week prior to the set date.  Should notification of cancellation not  be received within this period, refunds will not be issued due to non-attendance

·         Refunds for non-completion of the course, once commenced, is not allowed

·         certificates of attendance will be issued 14 days after the event.  Should you not receive a copy of your certificate after the 14 days, kindly email our office. 

·         requests for certificates for courses completed in previous years will incur a cost of R100,00 per certificate

CPD Category

1

CPD Credits

0.2

Course validation

SAIBD

Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course

South African Institute of Building Design

Contact person for course information and bookings

Rehana Gaffar

Tel

031 202 4726

Fax

086 428 1056

Email address

admin@saibd.co.za

Website

www.saibd.co.za

Other (specify)

Banking details/ booking details or other important information

SAIBD, Standard Bank
Acc. no: 051 406 500
Durban North,
Branch code : 042 826

(Please use “252021 and Surname” as reference)

 

 



Wednesday,

08, Sep
2021

CPD course Over The Edge : Live-online course, on Zoom

:

Title of CPD course

Over The Edge

Presenter

Keith Struthers

Course information (Content/Overview)

Over the Edge – is an exciting interactive live-online architectural course on designing, documenting and constructing sculptural buildings made up of flat and curved surfaces. They’ve empowered hundreds of architects globally.

Venue

Live-online course, on Zoom

Time

19:00h-21:30h

Date

Wednesdays, from September 8th to October 27th

Closing date for Registration

September 7th

Cost of workshop

R 3,200.00 (also payable over 3 months)

CPD Category

Category 1

CPD Credits

6 CPD’s

Course validation 

CIFA

Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course

KS Studios

Contact person for course information and bookings

Gabriela

Tel

(WhatsApp only) +55 21 96553 1534

Fax

 

Email address

courses@ksstudios.co.za

Website

www.ksstudios.co.za

Other (specify). Banking details/ booking details or other important information

Bookings are online only. It is easy and quick: you can use your credit card or choose the EFT option!

 

Thursday,

28, Oct
2021

CPD course: Over The Edge : Live-online course, on Zoom

:


Title of CPD course

Over The Edge

Presenter

Keith Struthers

Course information (Content/Overview)

Over the Edge – is an exciting interactive live-online architectural course on designing, documenting and constructing sculptural buildings made up of flat and curved surfaces. They’ve empowered hundreds of architects globally.

Venue

Live-online course, on Zoom

Time

19:00h-21:30h

Date

Wednesdays, from October 28th to December 16th  

Closing date for Registration

October 27th  

Cost of workshop

R 3,200.00 (also payable over 3 months)

CPD Category

Category 1

CPD Credits

6 CPD’s

Course validation 

CIFA

Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course

KS Studios

Contact person for course information and bookings

Gabriela

Tel

(WhatsApp only) +55 21 96553 1534

Fax

 

Email address

courses@ksstudios.co.za

Website

www.ksstudios.co.za

Other (specify). Banking details/ booking details or other important information

Bookings are online only. It is easy and quick: you can use your credit card or choose the EFT option!