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  • Dec 15, 2018

Mitchell Brandtman’s 2018 Education Program is for Financiers who would like to gain a more thorough understanding of what a Quantity Surveyor does and how we assist Financiers and their clients on a project.

After successfully launching our Financiers’ Education Program in 2013, we are excited to now be offering this program in 2018. This year, we are running workshops both in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast and you can expect to cover all of the topics listed below.


Check Estimates

Elemental Estimating

Bills of Quantities

Cost per m2

3 Types of Building Contracts

GMP (Guaranteed Maximum Price)

Cost Plus or Owner/Builder

D&C (Design and Construct)

Understanding our Reports

Initial Reports

Progress Assessments

Difference Types of Variations

Base Building Variations

Client Initiated Changes

Purchaser Variations

Distressed Projects - Early Warning Signs

Assessments Vs Certificates


Bank Guarantees

Dealing with Unfixed Material

Civil Projects

When is a Project Complete?

Certificate of Practical Completion

Certificate of Classification

Each session will also include a site visit. We will walk you through what we look for when assessing the site on behalf of the Financier.

To register your interest, please click on your preferred date below:


5th June

18th July

7th August

11th September

16th October

Gold Coast

19th June

If you have any questions in regards to the Financiers' Education Program please email 

Lisa Hemming at lhemming@mitbrand.com or call our Brisbane Office at 07 3327 5000.

We look forward to sharing  our knowledge with you and your team.

The Mitchell Brandtman Team

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