BRE Academy launches training courses in India

BRE Academy, the award winning training arm of internationally renowned building science centre BRE, has launched its online building information modelling (BIM) courses in India. With the country seeing major growth in sustainable construction, the courses will enable India’s built environment professionals to reap the significant benefits that BIM delivers.

Designed to provide knowledge and skills that can be applied locally whilst still remaining consistent with the industry internationally, the Principals of BIM course is available online at bre.ac. Reflecting the emerging international information management standard, buildingSMART International standards, internationally recognised good practice and other international developments, they range from a robust introduction to best practice, established standards, methods and procedures to BIM Level 2 certification.

The course forms part of BRE Academy’s world-class training and education programmes. Developed by BRE in collaboration with global industry experts and in partnership with the sector’s best knowledge providers, they offer a gateway to the new skills, practices and knowledge that are vital for achieving a built environment that is fit for the future and rooted in the best long term social, economic and environmental outcomes.

BRE Academy’s Director Pauline Traetto said ‘Having the right skills and knowledge is key to meeting the global challenge of achieving clean, green built environments that positively support the needs of rapidly growing populations. Our courses not only meet the skills gap but also ensure that their basis of sound, cutting-edge science and internationally recognised best practice enables productive collaboration with professionals nationally and around the world.’

For further information please contact Linda McKeown, email linda.mckeown@bre.co.uk

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As the specialist training and development division of BRE, famous for its science-based research, standards and tools, the BRE Academy is able to deliver leading edge services to improve the performance and competence levels of individuals in the workplace, address the knowledge and skills gap, develop the next generation of skilled operatives and professionals and deliver accessible and practical CPD, and lifelong learning programmes. Courses are developed and written by world-renowned specialists who have shaped industry standards, ensuring delegates gain access to meaningful, relevant and interesting training programmes. For more information please visit www.breacademy.com