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BREEAM Communities existing assessor top-up course - This event has already finished

18 January 2013
BRE Watford

A one day top-up course for existing BREEAM Communities assessors

Details :

BREEAM Communities 2012 is a significant update to the BREEAM Communities scheme that was originally launched in 2009. The scheme has been updated to ensure it is aligned with changes to the UK planning system and to respond to customer feedback. The new scheme follows a three step process that is more closely linked to the project management of large developments.

All existing qualified BREEAM Communities Assessors are invited to attend a one day top-up course to learn about the new scheme. The first session is being offered free of charge to licensed BREEAM Communities Assessors.


  • an introduction to BREEAM Communities 2012
  • the international, national and local context for sustainable communities
  • when to use the scheme and which projects are suitable
  • the links between BREEAM Communities 2012 and building level assessments
  • timescales, phasing and assessment
  • the technical aspects of BREEAM Communities
  • an introduction to the new scoring tool  
  • changes to the assessment process
  • using BREEAM Communities 2012 outside of the UK.

Intended audience

Qualified or licensed BREEAM Communities assessors. 

This course is free for licensed BREEAM Communities assessors. Licensed assessors please contact training@breglobal.com to make a booking.

For more information:
BRE Global Training and Events
+44 (0) 1923 664462