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.


“We noticed an increase in interest in ESG from both clients and colleagues. This led us to want to roll out a large-scale training opportunity for all employees to upskill their knowledge of sustainable buildings”

– Katherine Beisler, Head of ESG Consulting, Hollis


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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Indoor Environmental Quality

Discover more about the new Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) standard, BS40102-1, and how it can improve well-being, productivity, and building rental value.

Our course is designed for building owners, developers, designers, environmental consultants, facilities management staff, HS&E and HR professionals.

IEQ training

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

BREEAM Infrastructure (formerly CEEQUAL)

Is the world’s 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 BREEAM Infrastructure Assessor. As an assessor, you will drive improvements and deliver benefits such as waste minimisation, cost savings, and reduced carbon emissions.

Find out more about BREEAM Infrastructure (formerly CEEQUAL)

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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.


Recognised CPD

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

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