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NBS Academy: Using
NBS Chorus for small works

For users of the CAWS small works content set, this 3.5 hour course will cover essential tasks in NBS Chorus.

Course overview

This training course is intended for organisations with an NBS Chorus plan with the CAWS Small Works library. It is ideal for your users to gain a working understanding of the specification writing capabilities of NBS Chorus using the small works library and will cover a broad range of essential tasks. Organisations with an NBS Chorus plan with the CAWS Building or Landscape library or one of the Uniclass 2015 libraries might wish to consider the Using NBS Chorus training course instead. Organisations with an NBS Chorus Pro / Enterprise plan might wish to consider the Using NBS Chorus Pro training course instead.

Learning outcomes

  • Log in and create new projects.
  • Creating a new specification and searching & adding content.
  • Edit specifications using NBS pre-written content and guidance.
  • 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 and classification system 
Accessing and signing in to Chorus
Overview of the user interface
Creating projects
Project dashboard
Creating a specification
Searching for and adding content
 
Break
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

 Session 2
Principles of editing clauses 
Constructing work sections
Inviting colleagues into projects and specifications
Copying content
Publishing
Q&A
Wrap up

 Close
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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