The smart choice for your APC Journey

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RTA Surgeries - East & East Midlands


FREE RICS drop in centres where you can come and talk about anything APC...

When preparing for your APC and you think you have done enough... double it and then just maybe you have!  Don't leave anything to chance.

Jon Lever FRICS - RTA




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Contacting Jon Lever FRICS

This may NOT always be easy...  As the RTA Role is only a part-time, Jon is actively engaged with his other development and clients, which keeps him constantly busy.  However, Jon understands his limitations and has a plan!


Contact methods and the % chance of an immediate response:

You can call him:  +44 (0) 7802 721 140 (35%)

You can email him: jon@DeLever.com (50%)

You can attend an RTA Surgery and meet Jon (100%)


Support is always a two way street, come along to an RTA Surgery and you will benefit many times over. Supporting you is very important to Jon so please don't give up after the first email or call, come and meet up with him, it will be worth it!

Jon Lever FRICS is one of 10 RICS Training Advisors (RTA's) based around the UK and Jon covers the East and East Midlands for the RICS.


The RTA role is an APC guidance and advice role for candidates, supervisors, counsellors, employers, universities (students) and practically anyone else involved in the APC process.


You can ask absolutely anything regarding the APC and there is NEVER a silly question.  The RTA Surgeries are provided to you by RICS.  Jon provides FREE informal, relaxed and open RTA Surgeries where all are welcome (Making sure you have booked a place in advance).  To facilitate the widest possible coverate Jon provides regular RTA Surgeries based around the East and East Midlands region and you can book and attend any of these any time.


Jon's RTA Surgeries can cover pretty much anything related to the APC or Associate route of entry into RICS membership:

  • APC Routes

  • APC Pathways

  • APC Enrolment procedures

  • AssociateRICS advice and guidance

  • APC Documentation (Guides, Templates etc)

  • APC Competencies (old & new)

  • ARC (Assessment Resource Centre)

  • Roles and Responsibilities

  • Final Assessment process

  • Final Assessment submission discussions

  • Final Assessment Presentation practice

  • Referral support

  • Appeals discussion and support

  • APC Updates and changes

  • Basically, any APC question you can think up, Jon can probably answer it!  

  • Each RTA Surgery lasts typically 2 hours.

1. Choose the RTA Surgery you wish to attend

Click the Register button as the RTA Surgeries are FREE to book and attend.  We use Eventbrite so a new screen will appear.  Simply complete the booking process and you will be sent a confirmation and ticket...


2. Booking Reminder

A few days before the RTA Surgery we will send you a reminder and confirm date, time and location.  Any problems emai hello@DeLever.com or call 01234 780142

3. Attend the RTA Surgery

Attend the RTA surgery and benefit from the interaction and discussions with Jon and other surgery attendeess

4. Feedback

We always value feedback regarding your RTA Surgery Experience.


Please let us know about your experience:

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Facilitator - Jon Lever FRICS -  jon@DeLever.com  or  07802 721140

Jon sat his APC in 1995, and has been APC assessing since 1998.  Jon has been an RTA since 2001 and and has trained over 7000+ RICS members to be APC Assessors and Chairs since 2006.  Jon brings to the surgeries his wealth of APC knowledge and experience.


Who is Jon Lever FRICS?:

  • Managing Director of DeLever Ltd

  • Chartered Quantity Surveyor

  • 30+yrs experience in the industry

  • DeLever UK APC Training

  • Professional, enthusiastic, motivational speaker

  • BWA DeLever Middle East APC Training

  • SCSI Republic of Ireland APC Training

  • RICS UK Licenced APC Assessor Trainer  (7000+ Members Trained to date)

  • SCSI Republic of Ireland APC Assessor Trainer

  • RICS UK Licenced Associate Assessor Trainer

  • RICS UK APC Assessor Auditor trainer

  • RICS Regulatory Board member  (2007 to 2011)

  • RICS Ethics Sub-Committee member  (2007 to 2011)

  • RICS Governing Council member  (2015 to 2019)

  • RICS Training Advisor East & East Midlands

  • RICS APC Chairman of Assessors (20 years)

  • Business Development Entrepreneur

  • RICS Rules of Conduct and Professional Global Ethical Standards Trainer

  • RICS matrics and RICS Conference speaker

  • RICS Training: Consultant Trainer


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Locations & Dates

Surgery Location Addresses:  

Please note some locations have parking restrictions.  Please note the suggestions offered in the map above. The map links below use www.what3words.com to locate you directly to the entrance of the venue.


  • Bedford - DeLever, Building 321, Bedford Technology Park Thurleigh, MK44 2YA  (map)

  • Cambridge - Henry Riley, First Floor Suite, Unit 2, Wellbrook Court, Girton, Cambridge, CB3 0NA

  • Chelmsford - Strutt & Parker LLP, Coval Hall, Chelmsford, Essex  CM1 2QF

  • Derby - Bowmer & Kirkland Limited, High Edge Court, Heage, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 2BW  

  • Ipswich - Edge Consult, Unit 10 Hill View Business Park, Claydon, IP6 0AJ

  • Leicester - Edward Cooper Young CS - Fosse House, 20 Prince William Road, Loughborough LE11 5GU

  • Lincoln - Lincoln County Council - County Offices, Newland, Lincoln, LN1 1YL

  • Maple Cross - Skanska, Maple Cross House, Denham Way, Maple Cross, Herts. WD3 9SW  

  • Norwich - NPS Group , Lancaster House, 16 Central Ave, St Andrews Business Park, Norwich, NR7 0HR

  • Nottingham - Notts Trent University - Rooms may differ.  Look out for Joining instructions - (RICS Office) Room A003, Arkwright building, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ  

  • Oakham - Smithers Purslow, Glaston Hall, Spring Lane, Glaston, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 9BZ

  • St Albans - John Sisk, 1 Curo Park, St Albans, AL2 2DD (Note: possible £5 overflow parking charge)

RTA Surgery Locations can be found in the interactive google map here or in the text below


Download the Schedule of RTA Surgery dates here:







Click the 'Book' button to register your place.  Please Note:  There are limited places at each Surgery

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