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BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment provides a methodology, software tool and certification for those responsible for delivering sustainable domestic refurbishment projects. It is designed to help building owners and occupiers save operating costs, reduce the environmental impacts of refurbishments and to increase the sustainability of existing building stock.

This training course enables you to gain a practical understanding of BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment, and apply to become a licensed assessor under the scheme.

After completing the course learners will be able to

  • Gain an understanding of sustainable refurbishment and the refurbishment market.
  • Understand and be confident in assessing the technical aspects of the domestic refurbishment scheme.
  • Understand the assessment process and support structures in place for the scheme and assessors.
  • Gain a brief overview of Health & Safety and Building Regulations in a refurbishment context.
  • Understand the differences between the assessment of refurbishments compared to new build.

Successfully passing this course enables you apply for your assessor’s license under the BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment scheme.

At a glance

10 hours online / 2 days classroom

This course is designed for those who wish to become an assessor under the BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment scheme. This might include:

  • Those responsible for delivering sustainable domestic refurbishment projects.
  • Construction and built environment professionals.
  • Those interested in building design and minimising environmental impact.

The course content includes the following:

  • BREEAM Basics
    • BREEAM Principles
    • Assessor Mindset
    • Scope
    • Technical Content
  • BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment Categories and Issues
    • Management
    • Health and wellbeing
    • Energy
    • Water
    • Waste
    • Materials
    • Pollution
  • BREEAM for the Assessor
    • Demonstrating performance
    • BREEAM Projects tool
    • Client communication


The course concludes with online examinations, set at a day and time to be agreed between the learner and ProctorU, our online examination partner.

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