We solve sustainability challenges from development through operations and retrofits for asset managers/owners, investors, construction architects, engineers, and consultants.

BRE has been raising the standards of the built environment since 1921, for over 100 years, and in the last few years has grown significantly, through the achievements of our people and the acquisition of businesses with beliefs and goals aligned with our own.

BRE is a profit-for-purpose organisation. Any profits from BRE’s work are invested in research projects for the public benefit such as these training courses.


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BRE Academy in construction – skills and knowledge you need to adopt the highest safety and sustainability practices.


BREEAM is the world’s leading science-based suite of validation and certification systems for a sustainable built environment providing solutions in ESG, net zero carbon, health and social impact, circularity and resilience and whole life performance.

Millions of assets all over the world are registered with BREEAM and demand is soaring. Our BREEAM training will help you become the driving force of sustainability and positive change.

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A new scheme for rating the operational energy efficiency of UK offices, bridging the performance gap between the design and in-use energy performance and create much-needed market transparency.

This course is specifically designed for built environment professionals that have a background in the energy management of office buildings, preparing them to apply for a NABERS UK license.

Find out more about NABERS UK Accessor Training Course

Net Zero Carbon Foundations

Confused about climate change terminology? Concerned about the impact of the built environment but don’t know where to start? This course is for you…

Find out more about Net Zero Carbon Foundations Course

Information Management training

BRE Academy’s ISO 19650 training programme has been developed and is delivered by BRE’s technical experts, who are active in standards committees and have a wealth of practical experience.

Find out more about Information Management training


CEEQUAL is the world leading sustainability assessment, rating and awards scheme for civil engineering, infrastructure, landscaping and public realm projects.

Our professional training courses prepare you to deliver and assess sustainable projects by becoming a CEEQUAL Assessor

Find out more about CEEQUAL V6 Course

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About BRE Academy

The BRE Academy is the leading training provider for the built environment. Most courses are developed by BRE – a science research hub with 100 years of experience in safety and sustainability. As a profit-for-purpose, all fees go towards further research to make the built environment safer and greener and to mitigate climate change.

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Recognised CPD

All BRE Academy training courses offer CPD certificates on successful completion and are accepted by the major professional bodies.

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BRE is a profit-for-purpose organisation, investing revenue into research including updates and the creation of further training courses

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Here’s what our learners say:

"As a design professional the course has certainly given me lots to consider on future projects. The content was easy to follow and flexible."


"BIM Level 2 for Site Managers course was well structured and explained.  "


"Good plain, easy to understand information with no stress examination."


"Very interesting"




"Yes i thought the course was excellent, it has refreshed my knowledge from the course i attended 2 years ago at the BRE Academy in Watford I found the presenter Nigel Mander and the standard of the recording excellent"


"I had the opportunity within an hour to become more familiar with all the fields that BREEAM covers."