Frequently asked questions
1. Can my BIM badges expire?
Your leader-board badges will never expire, while learning within the Exceptional BIM as a registers learner you will continue to earn badges on all your courses. Below are the BIM gaming badges within Exceptional BIM
2. What happens to my badges and achievements when i move to the next Course?
Your badges will also be available on your Profile. After login, you will find all badges and certificates on your profile page. Moving from one tier to another will allow you to also share your badges in social media or within your company or project team.
Social Leader Networking Badges
Below you can see all the available badges required in Tier One and a description of when each one of them is unlocked.
4. Can I pass courses without achieving my leader board achievements?
The short answer is, YES. But remember BIM learning is not a sprint, its a journey. Exceptional BIM management is a movement to provide students and learners the opportunity to develop their fullest potential through our ongoing learning while studying their career of choice. There are various courses that you can purchace individually with then course catalogue
5. Can I achieve badges on all courses in Exceptional BIM Learning?
6. What have the badges got to do with my paid and free courses I'm doing?
The learning programs in all three tiers helps learners develop an understanding of history and digital transformation fit for industry purpose. Software training offered by learning partners offers world class learning, but that does not make you a BIM expert. Our courses are designed to allow learners to take on the roles of key digital leaders in the Built Environment such as BIM Managers, coordinators and digital leads with in depth knowledge on how to communicate with other industry players while applying your technological skills. .
The BIM badges help develop the learners’ ability to evaluate their projects BIM needs while providing an incentive to learn and being able to show other your exceptional achievements.
7. Do students and professional earn the same badges?
Our learning programmes are specially designed for students and professionals in the built environment industry in the form of blended learning modules of interactive online LMS, ongoing webinars with experts around the world, range of online BIM tools software courses. Skills mastery is more than having the right tertiary paper qualifications and being good at what you do currently; it is a mindset of continually striving towards greater excellence through knowledge, digital application and experience
This provides flexibility towards all industry players, no matter where you are in life. Our learning does not happen in a vacuum and all learners are equal within exceptional BIM platform
8. Who decides on the badges I must earn?
Exceptional BIM has been developed in collaboration with industry experts, practitioners, professors and technology experts to ensure that it is a programme that meets the needs of industry, as well as what you would expect to achieve throughout your career. To help you to develop in your chosen specialism, we have developed a series of BIM badges that does not align with a title or career choice. Its an out of the box way of thinking. Our industry needs out of the box thinkers, not traditionalists.
9. Are my BIM badges internationally recognised?
Most our courses are internationally recognised and endorsed. The concept of open badges is not new to industries around the globe. We have taken the initiative to introduce badges to the BIM environment to help you excel in your BIM career, hopefully this provides you with an incentive to stay ahead of your peers.
10. Are my badges connected to my academic institution or professional association?
Exceptional BIM is not designed to replace any learning curriculum or apply to a particular CPD accreditation yet. We work closely with many academic institutions and professional bodies around the world but the badges are not affiliated to any academic institutions or associations.