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NBS Academy: Using
NBS Chorus for Preliminaries

For organizations who wish to write preliminary specifications. The training course will cover one content set, either CAWS or Uniclass.

Course overview

This training course is intended for organizations who wish to write preliminary specifications. The training course will cover one content set, either CAWS or Uniclass, and can be booked accordingly. It is ideal for your users to gain a working understanding of the preliminary specification writing capabilities of NBS Chorus and will cover a broad range of essential tasks.

Learning outcomes

  • Log in and create new projects.
  • Creating a new preliminaries specification.
  • Edit preliminaries specifications.
  • Inviting internal collaborators to your project and specifications.
  • Copying content.
  • Publish your specification.
     

Course duration

This course runs for 3.5 hours in total, with a short break between sessions.

Course delivery

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Agenda


Session 1
Presentation Overview of the Chorus Platform
Accessing and Signing in to Chorus
Overview of the User Interface
Creating Projects
Project Menu Button Options
Projects View, Filtering & Sorting
Creating a Preliminary Specification
Principles of Editing Preliminaries
Break

Session 2
Collaboration
Adding & Editing Specification Notes*
Copying Content
Spec Check Report
Publishing Preliminary Specifications
Submittals Report*
Q&A
Wrap Up
Close
* Specification Notes and Submittals Report are Chorus Pro features.

Upcoming public course dates

This training course will cover the CAWS content set. It is ideal for your users to gain a working understanding of the preliminary specification writing capabilities of NBS Chorus and will cover a broad range of essential tasks.
This training course will cover the Uniclass content set. It is ideal for your users to gain a working understanding of the preliminary specification writing capabilities of NBS Chorus and will cover a broad range of essential tasks.

Book your place on the next on-site or online course

Our online delivery format is designed to deliver an engaging and interactive experience, delivered by experienced NBS Academy trainers. For on-site and online courses, complete the form below and your account manager will be in touch.