|Protection of the title of architect||No|
|Protection of the function of architects||No: Profession is not regulated|
|Professional title||Architect SAR/MSA (membership on Sveriges Arkiteter necessary) |
|Mandatory Registration||No (volontary)|
|If yes, Where ?||Compulsory registration with the association to use the title SAR/MSA). The Swedish Architects does not have exclusive rights.|
|Competent authority||Registration is not compulsory (in theory anyone can practise the profession). However, there does exist an association of Swedish architects: Sveriges Arkitekter (SA)|
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- Academic training of 5 years given by the schools or faculties of architecture of the Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (Royal Institute of Technology of Stockholm), Lunds Universitet, Chalmers Tekniska Högskola (Gothenburg) and Umeå University. Degree: Master of Architecture.
- No professional experience required for voluntary membership with the Swedish Association of Architects. Two years of professional experience is compulsory to be given the professional title “arkitekt SAR/MSA” by the organisation.
- No compulsory professional examination.
- Continued training: not compulsory.
|Additional compulsory practical training- internship||No |
|Requirement for undertaking a period of traineeship|
|Period of traineeship supervised (overseen) |
By who ?
|Practical training period|
To which conditions
|Number of hours per month required|
|Compulsory Professional examination||No|
|Complementary professional education|| |
|Remuneration of the Traineeship|
|Specific supplementary courses organised|
|Model form of contract available|
|Traineeship and practical experience undertaken abroad taken into account|
|Evaluation of the Traineeship|
|Evaluation method used|
2 years (counted from delivery).
|Does a system of CPD for architects exists in your country ?||Yes|
|If yes: |
- Is it compulsory ?
- Is it encouraged ?
- Is it free ?
|If it is compulsory,|
is it required by law,
or by a Code of Conduct ?
|If it is regulated, who regulates the system:|
a professional body,
a governmental body,
a combination of the two ?
|Is it organised ?|
|Who provides the courses:||Sveriges Arkitekter or other. Description below of the professional training programme given by Sveriges Arkitekter (the only one available)|
|What level of training is provided:||General awareness; Regulation and legislation, Detailed knowledge; Advanced knowledge; Local issues|
|Are certain subjects mandatory ?|
|What types of activities or provisions are accepted :|
Workshop; Presentations; other courses
|Do you have any evaluation criteria for the CPD material ?||Yes|
|Who recognize (accredits) these trainings :|
|Development of the trainings :|
A. Estimated number of courses / year
B. Estimated number of participants / year
C. Estimated lesson hours / year
5 courses / year
80 participants / year
300 hours / year
|Level of requirements for the architects :||Depending of shich level of the programme you wish to participate in. |
|Is this required level validated or checked and how:|
A. Not requested,
B. Self-assessment of value,
C. Attendance tracking,
D. Self-assessment using self-test,
E. By regular checks,
H. Others means (e.g. electronic monitoring) ?
| Self-assessment of value,|
By regular checks
|Is training (provision) delivered abroad accepted ?||NA|
|What kind of sanction is applied for the non-compliance with CPD obligation:|
C. Expulsion from the register,
D. Other ?
|Do you have a database of the content of your CPD Programme ?||Yes|
What requirements must a European architects fulfil to practice in this country ?