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Chartered Architectural Technologist (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Architectural Technologist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Chartered Architectural Technologist
    United Kingdom
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    Other  n/a
    National legislation:
    A Royal Charter is awarded by Privy Council which is part of the UK government. No one can use the term 'Chartered' without attaining the relevant qualification through the Chartered body as approved by UK government via its Privy Council. CAD/Visualisation
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    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Recognition of professional experience Annex IV - automatic recognition
    Level in case of subsidiary application of GS:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Chartered Architectural Technologists specialise in the technology of architecture focusing on the design of buildings for use and performance. Skills include: Arbitration & adjudication, Building control, Building design and specification, Building pathology, Building regulations, Conservation and restoration, Construction management, Construction site supervision, Construction technology, Contract Administration, Defects diagnosis, Development of property, Disabled access & amenities audits, Dispute resolution, building surveys, Environmental management, Expert witness, Fire safety, Health and safety/CDM, Legal/regulatory compliance of property, Maintenance management, Measurement of buildings, Party wall & rights to light, Project management, Sustainability & 'green building' advice, Refurbishment/Re-fit/Restoration, Planning submissions and advice, Life Cycle and costings, Concept and technical design development, Detailing, Feasibility studies, Building Information Modelling.
    n/a (EN)
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