The Online version of BIM ISO 19650: Essentials course is being updated and will be live in March, followed shortly by BIM ISO 19650: Delivering Information Management (in April).
We will notify you when they become live.

Building information modelling (BIM) is transforming construction, and skills are in high demand. Our BIM ISO 19650 bundle offers the fastest and most cost-effective path towards your BIM Certification.

With one purchase you’ll receive both our BIM Essentials and BIM Information management (ISO 19650) comprehensive online training courses. Successful completion of BIM Essentials unlocks the second course. Complete both courses and you’ll have acquired all the knowledge and learning needed to then apply for the prestigious BRE Individual certification (BIM Practitioner).

Delivered in structured modules, you’ll be guided by our BIM expert tutor from introducing the key terminology right through to applying your knowledge in BIM information management functions.


These online courses are suitable for construction and asset management professionals (including designers, constructors, project managers, asset managers, manufacturers, information managers and maintenance contractors). They’re suitable for those implementing BIM into their organisation, their own work practices, or assisting their clients or supply chains with BIM adoption. These two online training courses provide a path towards BRE Individual certification (BIM Practitioner).

This course is for a range of AEC professionals ideally suited to those in a BIM coordinator, BIM Manager role or information management functions working towards certification. Previous learners have come from the following type of organisations:

  • Contractors
  • Architects
  • Cost consultancies
  • Universities
  • Local authorities
  • Central government
  • Engineering consultancies
  • Quantity surveying firms


The BIM ISO 19650 bundle comprises two comprehensive online training courses BIM Essentials (ISO 19650) and BIM Information management (ISO 19650).

— BIM Essentials (ISO 19650) —

Module 1: The Basics of BIM

  • Unit 1 – Catalyst for Change
  • Unit 2 – What is BIM

Module 2: The Essentials of ISO 19650

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to ISO 19650
  • Unit 2 – Information procurement
  • Unit 3 – Information planning
  • Unit 4 – Information production

Module 3: The essentials of BIM best practice

  • Unit 1 – Information management functions
  • Unit 2 – Best practice standard, methods and procedures (SMPs)

This course concludes with a short online exam that includes questions on all topics covered. Successfully passing the exam will unlock BIM Information management (ISO 19650) course.

— BIM Information management (ISO 19650) —

  • Unit 1 – Information requirements
  • Unit 2 – BIM execution planning
  • Unit 3 – Production of information
  • Unit 4 – Exchanging information

This course concludes with a short online exam test.

The Online version of BIM ISO 19650: Essentials course is being updated and will be live in March, followed shortly by BIM ISO 19650: Delivering Information Management (in April).
We will notify you when they become live.

Why train with BRE?

BRE has been the leading force in building performance and standards development for the built environment for over 100 years. We’re always innovating. Our in-house experts work with governments, academia and the world’s largest consultancies to create a more sustainable built environment and realise our vision of building a better world together. Our dedicated Academy facility is at the heart of the BRE campus and has welcomed thousands of learners. Train with the experts.

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