There are two types of certification for individuals:


BIM Informed Professional Certification


Is this right for me? – Yes, if you currently do not work within an ISO 19650-2:2018 project environment.

Ideal for policymakers, advisors, educationalists and construction professionals, who are implementing the BIM process.

Assessment: Demonstration of detailed knowledge and understanding of Information Management using BIM.

BIM Practitioner Certification


Is this right for me? – Yes, if you wish to demonstrate the application of the BIM process.

Ideal for project-based construction professionals applying an implemented information management process.

Assessment: Certification assessment covers the detailed knowledge and understanding of information management using BIM. Different options are provided for individuals who carry out functions associated with Task Information Management and/or Project Information Management.

Pathway to individual certification

BIM ISO 19650 Essentials with BRE Academy


Complete BRE Academy ‘ISO 19650 1&2 Project Delivery (formerly Essentials)’ & ‘ISO 19650 Delivering Information Management in Practice’ training.

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Email [email protected] to request an application form. Complete and submit this form. If you are eligible for certification, you will be invoiced for the certification fee. Upon receipt of payment BRE will send you the assessment form(s).


Complete and submit BRE certification assessment form.


BRE Auditor will assess your submission.


A BRE certificate is issued following closure of any issues raised by the auditor.


Certification is maintained through annual CPD and reassessment every 3 years.

Individuals who have met and continue to meet certification scheme requirements are listed here:


BIM Certification Listings

The BRE Global ISO 19650-2:2018 Information Management Certification Scheme for Individuals has replaced the BRE Global BIM Level 2 (PAS 1192-2:2013) Certification Scheme for Individuals, which is no longer available.

BRE Global BIM ISO 19650-2:2018 Certification for Businesses

Achieve global BIM recognition!

Our scheme certifies an organizations’ capability to input into the Information Management process for the delivery phase of appointments (e.g. projects) and produce outputs from that process.

Certification helps the supply chain demonstrate conformance to ISO 19650-2:2018, accelerating innovation and collaboration of clients and project teams.

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BIM Training courses virtually and online

Building information modelling is transforming construction. BRE are at the forefront of standards development. Get trained by the experts. Build your knowledge of Information Management using BIM with our range of training courses:

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About BRE Academy

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CPD hours are awarded upon successful completion of BRE Academy training courses.

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