BIM Unit I: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling
April 12, 2013, 7:30am-5:00pm
Carpenters Training Center
1256 Estes Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL
BMI Unit I: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling will explain the benefits of improved visualization on a construction project through the use of 3D, 4D, and 5D models. This unit will also establish a knowledge base of BIM terminology and outlines case studies showing BIM implementation.
Following completion of BIM Unit I, participants will be able to:
Recognize the importance of BIM
Define common BIM terminology
Discuss how BIM can be used as a communication and collaboration tool
Explain the benefits of BIM
Explain the federated model process
Compare examples of successful BIM usage
Discuss issues associated with starting BIM
Create a company BIM assessment
BMI 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 in order to achieve significant improvements in efficiency and cost control.
Multi-course registrants are eligible for a 10% discount.
To register for BIM Unit I, click here. To register for more than one BIM course, click here. Registration fees include instruction materials and luncheons.
To learn more about the Builders Education & Training Foundation's BIM Education Program, call 847-318-8585.