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NBS Academy:
Using NBS Chorus Pro

For users looking to gain a full understanding of NBS Chorus.

Course overview

This course is perfect for users looking to gain a full understanding of the specification writing capabilities of NBS Chorus.  As with all NBS Academy training courses, you will be able to claim double CPD points for participating.  We recommend that in addition to this course, your super-users or office champions attend NBS Chorus – platform management.

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.
  • Use and share existing content from elsewhere in your specification.
  • Add manufacturer product information to your specification.
  • Inviting collaborators to your project and specifications.
  • Use content from your Masters.
  • Spec check and submittals report.
  • Applying Stylesheets and publishing your specification.
  • Creating and using Revisions.
     

Course duration

This course runs for 6 hours in total, over a full day onsite, or two half days online.

Course delivery

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Agenda


First half day
Presentation overview of the Chorus platform and classification system 
Accessing and signing in to Chorus
Overview of the user interface
Creating projects
Project menu button options
Projects view, filtering and sorting
Creating a specification
Searching for and adding content
Break
Principles of editing clauses
Constructing systems / work sections
Q&A

Close

Second half day
Using manufacturer product information
Overview of NBS Source
Internal and external collaboration
Adding and editing specification notes
Copying content
Break
Submittals report
Spec check report
Publish specification
Revisions
Q&A
 Wrap up

 Close
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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