In partnership with leading industry figures, RICS has launched the first BIM Manager Certification. This certification program will fulfill the requirement for a globally accepted standard that can be applied to evaluate the proficiencies of construction professionals with BIM (Building Information Modelling).
The quantity surveyors and construction professionals who have already started to utilize BIM in their project, can now reap the benefits of the latest certification BIM. A group of specialists belongs to the industry will appraise applications as well as make out the BIM skills through the rapid appraisal method of the certification.
RICS’ Certification will ensure the contractors, consultants and investors that the professionals and firms executing construction and infrastructure projects will acquire the related information, experience and expertise in employing BIM at an industry tested and approved level.
The certification will solve the decade long problems for finding a suitable basis to gauge the capability of BIM. This offers the industry to have an authenticated Kitemark to evidently exhibit the accessible BIM experience and knowledge related to construction professionals. A BIM Certification for Facilities Managers and Geomatics professionals is awaiting to be launched soon.
Applicants have to present a BIM case study containing 2000 words and details of their personal contribution, ability, knowledge and understanding and a vital synopsis of the project. Besides, they should reveal their BIM expertises across three core competencies ranging from BIM initiation, processes and collaboration and integration as well as in at least one of two optional competencies involving commercial and technical abilities. A thorough five year employment history should also be demonstrated.