Professional Certification and Training

bS-USA is now offering Training Courses to prepare industry professionals to pass the buildingSMART International Certification Examinations  through a network of US-based Training Providers


Learning Outcome Framework by bSI

Minimum learning requirements for each course for reliability & consistency


Online Examination & Qualification by bSI

Timed online examinations assuring global certification consistency


Courses by Various Training Providers

Learning programs customized for specific regions, markets, disciplines

bSI Education is based upon Blooms Taxonomy


2 Tiers of Professional Programs

web Prof Progs

bS USA Training Courses

bS-USA has Registered Training Providers that are currently offering the following courses –

  •   openBIM  - for Foundation Level certification

Foundation-Basic - (openBIM)

1WHAT IS BIM? Understand what BIM is, why it is needed, and recognize its specific terminology.
2BENEFITS OF openBIM Recognize the advantages of BIM compared to traditional project delivery.
3BIM PROCESSES Understand the project information management with BIM, according to the ISO 19650 series.
4openBIM STANDARDS Recognize the need for open and interoperable solutions.
5PROCESSES WITHIN AN ORGANIZATION Understand the terms and measures of BIM capability within an organization.

This self-paced online course includes learning material, self-administered quizzes, 90 minutes of online real-time colloquia with the training provider, and a 30-minute online examination.

Advanced Training Courses offered by buildingSMART International

Practitioner COBie

P-1Assess the application of COBie data structure in context
P-2Analyze COBie regional customizations
P-3Assess COBie best-practices during design
P-4Assess COBie best-practices during construction
P-5Assess COBie Quality Management practices
P-6Describe the relationship between COBie and IFC