A New Era: Introduction to BIM

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BIM Training

The course will give you an objective and realistic understanding of the benefits that can be gained by employing BIM in construction.

It will look at the challenges faced by the construction industry, the strategy for overcoming them, the need for interdisciplinary collaboration and how BIM can play its part.

It will also cover issues of interoperability of systems, legal issues, standards and guidance


  • Session 1 – Background, Introduction and State of the art
  • Session 2 – BIM Standards and Strategy
  • Session 3 – Information Modelling
  • Session 4 – Information Management


At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Enable newcomers to BIM to have a better understanding of what it is, what it isn’t and how it can benefit them
  • Give a basic overview on BIM: its processes, its application and deliverables
  • Confirm the business benefits of BIM – beyond the visual and graphical
  • Give real life examples of how BIM has benefited projects globally
  • Understand the associated roles and responsibilities
  • Understand the contract and insurance implications of BIM (The legal side)

Intended for:

Design professionals including:

  • Engineers
  • Project Managers and Design Managers
  • Quantity Surveyors, Building Surveyors and Value Engineers
  • Developers and Clients
  • Specialist Contractors
  • General Contractors and supply chain partners
  • Planners
  • Risk managers/Insurers

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: £275 + VAT

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