Online courses in partnership with the BRE Academy

The Institution is pleased to offer a 15% discount on all online courses from the BRE Academy.

BRE Academy is one of the leading international providers of training and education for professionals and employers within the built environment industry, offering courses on BIM, business, health, safety and wellbeing, fire, legislation and regulation, and sustainability, BREEAM and HQM. Courses and learning materials are developed by leading professionals, from BRE’s own experts to industry bodies and universities.

All online courses are available 24/7 and for 1 year from the date of purchase.

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BIM Level 2 Essentials – Online 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 post BIM Level 2 Essentials – Online appeared first on BRE Academy.
BIM Level 2 for Information Managers – Online This course is the second stage of the BRE Academy BIM training programme towards individual certification.  The course contains seven modules, leading to a practical working understanding of the management of information within the BIM Level 2 process. Having completed this course, you will have a practical understanding of some of the management, standards, methods and procedures, and a deeper understanding of the BIM environment.The post BIM Level 2 for Information Managers – Online appeared first on BRE Academy.
BIM Level 2 for Site Managers Specifically focussing on the ‘Information Management’ process and procedures known as BIM Level 2, this will help you understand your responsibilities and what actions you need to take. This course will equip you with a solid grounding in BIM. Site managers are key in delivering BIM projects and have an important role to play in implementing BIM and ensuring successful adoption. BIM is about far more than simply adopting software, and site managers at the ‘sharp end’ will be increasingly required to adopt and apply BIM procedures.The post BIM Level 2 for Site Managers appeared first on BRE Academy.
BIM Level 2 Online Training Bundle This course combines two existing BRE Academy courses, BIM Essentials and BIM Information Management, fast-tracking participants to a stage where they can consider BIM certification.BIM Essentials equips participants with an understanding of BIM and BIM best practice, raising quality standards and saving money.BIM Information Management takes this up a level, examining in depth ‘Information Management’ roles and responsibilities, standards, methods and procedures to help achieve high standards. By buying the two together in one package, delegates will not only be able to move seamlessly from one course to the other with the content fresh in their minds, but they will also make a significant cost saving.The post BIM Level 2 Online Training Bundle appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM Associate This award winning online course is aimed at proactive sustainability teams, who want to work better with BREEAM (the World's leading sustainability assessment method for master planning projects, infrastructure and buildings) in their normal project role. It’s the perfect introduction to enable individuals to pitch BREEAM in bids and to deliver it effectively in practice. The post BREEAM Associate appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM International New Construction – Online This online BREEAM International New Construction course will take you on a journey into BREEAM by way of interactive content and technical modules, which will gradually build your knowledge, understanding and confidence of the BREEAM International 2016 scheme. The course will cover how to assess a project and provide a sustainability rating. Successful completion of the course qualifies participants as a fully-licensed BREEAM International Assessor.The post BREEAM International New Construction – Online appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM Masterclass for Contractors This specialised course has been designed to help contractors understand more about BREEAM and how it can be integrated into your projects to improve sustainability and meet client requirements.The post BREEAM Masterclass for Contractors appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM Masterclass for Designers This specialised course has been designed to help designers understand more about BREEAM and how it can be integrated into your projects to improve sustainability and meet client requirements. E-Learning course: Integrating BREEAM throughout the design process 2015 update for Designers   This online course will give you 2 hours’ CPD What is BREEAM? BREEAM…The post BREEAM Masterclass for Designers appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM New Construction 2018: Energy To help close the energy performance gap, BREEAM NC 2018 propose to award additional credits for more detailed energy prediction and verification of actual performance. This webinar will describe how the method encourages all those involved in the project to take steps to close the energy performance gap.The post BREEAM New Construction 2018: Energy appeared first on BRE Academy.
BREEAM Sustainability Champion This webinar will provide an update on the proposed changes to BREEAM’s Sustainability Champion role. It will include a brief overview of consultation feedback on the proposals received to date as well as an indication of implementation / transition timescales.The post BREEAM Sustainability Champion appeared first on BRE Academy.
Circadian Lighting Effects on Health and Well-Being Dr Cosmin Ticleanu, principal consultant and expert in daylight and electric lighting and their application on sustainable buildings, hosts this webinar, giving a review of the existing research and literature on circadian lighting and how this affects human health and well-being. It incorporates preliminary findings from the project ‘Circadian lighting effects on health and well-being’, jointly funded by the BRE Trust and CIBSE.The post Circadian Lighting Effects on Health and Well-Being appeared first on BRE Academy.
Designing for Dementia: A Practical Example We may be living longer as part of an ageing population but this comes with challenges around the delivery of adequate healthcare, especially for conditions like dementia. This webinar will cover the design issues and potential solutions surrounding living with dementia.The post Designing for Dementia: A Practical Example appeared first on BRE Academy.
Exclusive Online Health and Safety Modules Bundle BRE 'Online Learning' modules have been an extremely popular choice with our clients. Offering up- to-date and relevant content delivered in a cost effective and convenient way.BRE has created an exclusive package that incorporates 4 of our most popular online courses.The post Exclusive Online Health and Safety Modules Bundle appeared first on BRE Academy.
Introduction to BREEAM This course forms an introduction to BREEAM and covers the background, objectives and value of the BRE’s sustainability assessment certification schemes.The post Introduction to BREEAM appeared first on BRE Academy.
The Biophilic Office Learn about the concept of biophilic office, and how this can improve the health and wellbeing and productivity of occupants.The post The Biophilic Office appeared first on BRE Academy.
The Future of Offsite Construction A possible solution to the housing shortage in the UK is to build offsite construction pods over public buildings’ car parks. Learn about this thought-provoking solution, which has been demonstrated at the BRE Innovation Park by Bill Dunster’s ZedPod.The post The Future of Offsite Construction appeared first on BRE Academy.
The Importance of Good Indoor Air Quality Learn how poor indoor air quality impacts our lives.The post The Importance of Good Indoor Air Quality appeared first on BRE Academy.
Value of Collaboration on Construction Projects Collaborative working requires improving trust while eliminating adversarial relationships, as well as ensuring the early involvement of supply chain partners. This webinar will explore the full value of collaboration in construction projects, including savings, risk management and avoidance of re-working.The post Value of Collaboration on Construction Projects appeared first on BRE Academy.
What is BREEAM? BREEAM is the world’s first and most widely used Environmental Assessment Methodology for the built environment. This video looks at: Drivers for sustainability in construction The three pillars of sustainability (social, economic & environment) History and scope of BREEAM Process for International application This course is ideal for anyone interested or needs to understand BREEAM…The post What is BREEAM? appeared first on BRE Academy.
An Introduction to Flood Protection and Flood Prevention This course is designed for anyone that is responsible for the upkeep or management of a building that is a flood risk. It gives those completing the course an understanding of what is meant by the term “flood resilience”; information on where you can find out if you are at risk; and what you can do to minimise the impact of flooding on your building in the future.The post An Introduction to Flood Protection and Flood Prevention appeared first on BRE Academy.
Fire Video Bundle A collection of 20 videos taken from the Fire Conference’s at BRE Watford in 2015 and 2016.  By purchasing this bundle you are getting 20 videos for the price of 15. Including: BRE Fire Facilities Understanding How Wildland Fire Spread And Quantifying Their Impact External Fire Spread And Building Separation Distances Compartment Sizes – Are They…The post Fire Video Bundle appeared first on BRE Academy.
Fire Safety Awareness (International) Aimed at building owners and facilities managers, this interactive course will give an overview of the key issues that need to be considered to mitigate and manage fire, specifically in the working environment.The post Fire Safety Awareness (International) appeared first on BRE Academy.
Managing Industrial Hazards A video recording of Robert Lucas presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Managing Industrial Hazards appeared first on BRE Academy.
A Cost Benefit Analysis For Sprinklers In Tall Buildings (Above 30m) For Life Safety A video recording of Dr. Jeremy Fraser-Mitchell presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post A Cost Benefit Analysis For Sprinklers In Tall Buildings (Above 30m) For Life Safety appeared first on BRE Academy.
Fire Risk Assessment And Why It Matters A video recording of Martin Shipp presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Fire Risk Assessment And Why It Matters appeared first on BRE Academy.
Watermist Systems As An Alternative To Sprinklers A video recording of Dr. Louise Jackman presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Watermist Systems As An Alternative To Sprinklers appeared first on BRE Academy.
Compartmentation In Roof Voids – Doing It Right A video recording of Tom Lennon presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Compartmentation In Roof Voids – Doing It Right appeared first on BRE Academy.
Wireless Fire Detection – A Solution For Prisons? A video recording of Steve Manchester presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Wireless Fire Detection – A Solution For Prisons? appeared first on BRE Academy.
Assessing The Impact Of Fire On Some Electrical Cable Supports And Fixings A video recording of Martin Shipp presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Assessing The Impact Of Fire On Some Electrical Cable Supports And Fixings appeared first on BRE Academy.
The Cause Of False Alarms In Buildings And Their Mitigation A video recording of Raman Chagger presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post The Cause Of False Alarms In Buildings And Their Mitigation appeared first on BRE Academy.
BRE Fire Facilities A video recording of Debbie Smith presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post BRE Fire Facilities appeared first on BRE Academy.
Life Investigations Of False Alarms In Buildings A video recording of Raman Chagger presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Life Investigations Of False Alarms In Buildings appeared first on BRE Academy.
Compartment Sizes – are they still fit for purpose? A video recording of Tom Lennon presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Compartment Sizes – are they still fit for purpose? appeared first on BRE Academy.
External Fire Spread and Building Separation Distances A video recording of Richard Chitty presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post External Fire Spread and Building Separation Distances appeared first on BRE Academy.
A Study Of The Evacuation And Means Of Escape Requirements For The Mobility Impaired A video recording of James Lavender presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post A Study Of The Evacuation And Means Of Escape Requirements For The Mobility Impaired appeared first on BRE Academy.
Understanding How Wildland Fire Spread and Quantifying their Impact A video recording of Prof. Albert Simeoni presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Understanding How Wildland Fire Spread and Quantifying their Impact appeared first on BRE Academy.
Fire Modelling for Fire Investigation and the Design of Buildings This short introductory course will help you understand fire modelling and how it can predict how fires could progress in real-world situations. It does this by using data from real fires in simulated environments, from previous experiments or through using computer models.The post Fire Modelling for Fire Investigation and the Design of Buildings appeared first on BRE Academy.
Why Do Design Fires Matter? A video recording of Carl Sherwood presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Why Do Design Fires Matter? appeared first on BRE Academy.
Local Area Fire Protection Using Automatic Suppression A video recording of Nigel Firkins presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Local Area Fire Protection Using Automatic Suppression appeared first on BRE Academy.
Evaluation Of Fire Performance Through Real Fire Incident Data A video recording of Dr. David Crowder presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Evaluation Of Fire Performance Through Real Fire Incident Data appeared first on BRE Academy.
Open Plan Flats And Fire Safety A video recording of Chris Salter presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Open Plan Flats And Fire Safety appeared first on BRE Academy.
Sprinkler Systems In Housing In Wales A video recording of Dr. Corinne Williams presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.The post Sprinkler Systems In Housing In Wales appeared first on BRE Academy.
Characterisation Of The Fire Issues Associated With Mobility Scooters A video recording of Martin Shipp presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Characterisation Of The Fire Issues Associated With Mobility Scooters appeared first on BRE Academy.
Development Of A Standard For Personal Fire Protection Systems For Life Safety A video recording of Nigel Firkins presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.The post Development Of A Standard For Personal Fire Protection Systems For Life Safety appeared first on BRE Academy.


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