Quantum team awarded Expert Witness Evidence Certification

Quantum team awarded Expert Witness Evidence Certification

Quantum Global Solutions (Quantum) is proud to announce that two members of the Doha team, Lucia Vernon and Sean Vernon have achieved the Pearson SRF BTEC Level 7 Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence.

The training course provided under the RICS umbrella included Expert Witness Evidence: Law and Practice, Module 1; Written Evidence – Advanced Report Writing, Module 2; and Case Preparation and Court Skills – Module 4.

”Despite long hours working for their individual clients, Lucia and Sean have worked really hard to achieve the BTEC level 7 which is recognised as equivalent to a Masters Level qualification and part of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited training programmes. Quantum encourages members of the team to enhance their knowledge and includes life-long learning opportunities for all our employees funded by the company,’’ said Peter Murphy, Quantum Managing Director.

Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries.  In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes.

Pearson Learning is a global organisation that provides qualifications in 85 counties in the world. In the UK the levels are mapped to the levels provided by exam boards for schools and universities. The levels are recognised as ‘passports’ to allow access to university and may be used to gain exemptions from some university courses. The Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence has been run since 2010. During that time over 500 experts have obtained the qualification. It is recognised by law firms, and approved by the RICS and the ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers) who run the courses for their members.

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is a professional body that accredits professionals within the land, property and construction sectors worldwide. They regulate and promote the profession; maintaining the highest educational and professional standards; protecting clients and consumers via a strict code of ethics; and provide impartial advice and guidance.  Globally, the RICS has over 118,000 professional members. Quantum is regulated by the RICS and is committed to setting and upholding the highest standards of excellence.