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    BIM Level 2 Essentials (formerly BIM Fundamentals)

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    22 - 23 March 2018
    BRE Academy, Watford

    2 day classroom training & examination

    Would you  prefer this training  in-house? Please contact us at breacademy@bre.co.uk

    In response to the changes and evolution of BIM, BRE Academy has reviewed the learning outcomes of our courses, and revised what was formally known as ‘BIM Fundamentals’, and renamed the course ‘BIM Level 2 Essentials’, which delivers the pertinent information professionals need to know to understand BIM Level 2.


    BIM Essentials equips participants with an understanding of BIM and BIM best practice which when adopted leads towards efficient delivery, driving excellence, preventing accidents and saving time and money - both now and in future years.

    The course offers participants

    • a solid grounding in BIM
    • an insight into processes
    • a good understanding and knowledge of the key principles of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2, which can be applied locally while still being consistent with the industry internationally
    • an awareness of the emerging buildingSMART International information standard
    • relevant knowledge and capabilities to achieve internationally recognised good practice
    • awareness of other international developments such as open BIM initiatives formed to facilitate interoperability
    • an understanding of BIM from a whole life cycle perspective
    • a knowledge of where to access standards and resources to take learning back into the workplace

    There are no pre-requisites for attending this course.  However, an understanding of procurement and construction is recommended before taking this course.

    Learning Outcomes

    At the end of this course you will be able to Define BIM and understand key BIM terminology as well as explain the UK BIM maturity levels and the industry adopted BIM Dimensions.  You will be able to identify the core and extended suit of standards, documents and deliverables describing BIM Level 2, understand why the construction industry needs to change and the drivers behind that change.  You will be able to explain the Information Delivery Cycle and identify the role of the Employer in defining their information requirements

    This course offers the participates 12 hours CPD Certification.

    Next Step

    Successful completion of this course allows you to book and attend the BIM Level 2 for Information Managers training.

    Event programme

    • *Module 1: What is BIM?
    • *Module 2: Catalyst for Change
    • Module 3: Information Delivery Cycle
    • Module 4: Standards, Methods and Procedures
    • Module 5: Who needs a BIM Manager?
    • Module 6: Benefits of Information Management
    • Module 7: Implementing BIM
    • Exam

    *Modules are covered under Introduction to BIM Level 2.

    Intended audience

    This course is suitable for professional who wish to gain a broad understanding of BIM Level 2.

    Ian Coleman, engie, "thanks for the last 2 days – very enlightening and informative and enjoyable"

    For more information:

    BRE Academy
    +44 (0) 333 321 88 11