This essential training course introduces you to the fundamentals of the BREEAM framework, and how it can be used to achieve sustainability success.

It covers the basics of what BREEAM is, the sustainability issues BREEAM covers, why these matter, and how they add value to the built environment.

You will also learn about the tools and resources that support projects in using BREEAM and the BREEAM quality assurance process.

After completing the course learners will be able to

  • Understand what BREEAM is, how it works and how it can be used to develop and achieve sustainability goals.
  • Understand the different professional roles required to achieve sustainability success.
  • Maximise the value of evidence, reliable data and certification to validate sustainability claims.

Successfully passing this course equips learners with the essential knowledge to begin developing a sustainable built environment. It also gives you the knowledge to confidently progress in your sustainability career with further courses and training.

At a glance

2 hours

This course is designed for anyone who is interested in gaining an essential introductory understanding of BREEAM.

This course consists of approximately 2 hours of online learning. It covers the following topics:

  • What is BREEAM?
    • How BREEAM works.
    • Asset types that BREEAM can assess.
    • Where and when to engage with BREEAM.
    • How assessments work.
    • Scoring and rating.
  • Who works with BREEAM?
    • The role of BREEAM Professionals.
  • Certification.
    • The value of evidence.
    • The value of certification.

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$200.00 + VAT

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