Building Information Modeling (BIM) is changing the way projects are constructed. Whether you are a prime contractor using BIM across an entire project or a subcontractor impacted by a specific BIM implementation, this emerging practice requires new mindsets and technological know-how to achieve significant improvements in efficiency and cost control.
AGC's BIM Education Program - developed in conjunction with leading BIM practitioners, technology firms, and educators - is designed to prepare construction professionals at all experience levels to successfully implement BIM on a construction project.
The highly interactive program provides 32-hours of instruction and training to get construction industry professionals at all levels ready to take advantage of the benefits of BIM.
Unit 1: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling
This unit provides a complete overview of BIM concepts, terminology, and practice as well as an introduction to important uses and concepts to help you understand how BIM is changing the construction process.
Unit 2: BIM Technology
This unit provides you with a great deal of information about the types of BIM tools and their functions to enable you to make better purchasing decisions.
Unit 3: BIM Project Execution Planning
This unit is designed as a mix of lecture, facilitated discussion and activities. Use cases provide examples to help you understand session concepts.
Unit 4: BIM Adoption, Implementation and ROI
This unit is a mix of lecture, facilitated discussion and activities and case studies aimed review several real-world case studies to analyze the cost, benefits and impacts of decision making.