Training Outline & Course Flyer
This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus EB v2.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus EB v2.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus EB v2.0 and;
III. Innovative and sustainable design skills
Course Flyer: HERE
Minimum Qualification Requirement
The applicant shall possess:
a) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 3 years postgraduate professional experience; plus
Qualification as a full member of one of relevant professional institutes (HKIA, HKIE, HKIH, HKILA, HKIP, HKIS, or equivalent)
b) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment, Housing Management, Facilities Management, Engineering, and related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience related to the assessment of green buildings, or equivalent.
c) BEAM Affiliate accredited from 2014-2016 who has fulfilled the prescribed entry requirement as follows:
i) Maintenance of BEAM Affiliate qualification for 3 consecutive years; plus
ii) Experience and knowledge by proving involvement in BEAM/BEAM Plus project under which the applicable rating tool is used.
Training and Examination Format
BEAM Plus EB v2.0 Training is a 2.5-hour video training available on BSL’s Online Training Portal, followed by a 2-hour computer-based examination. Manuals of BEAM Plus EB v2.0 Comprehensive Scheme and Selective Scheme will be provided as open-book material at the examination venue.
Candidate must correctly answer 70 out of 100 questions to pass the examination.
Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.
Registration for Training: All year round
Video Training: From course payment date to examination date
Registration for Examination: Mar 2023
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)
Examination Date: 25 - 26 Apr 2023
Examination Venue: Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority, San Po Kong
Fire Safety Evacuation Plan
Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.
After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for EB v2.0 Training. The BSL, upon receipt of the application, shall inform the applicant of course approval status by email within 10 calendar days.
Candidates must complete this course within TWO years after completion of the BEAM Pro Fundamental Course. Or else, candidates will be required to re-register for the up-to-date version of the Fundamental Course.
Training and Examination Fee
Applicants must take the BEAM Pro Training and Examination as a package.
The following training and examination fee has already included the package of training materials and the first entry to the examination.
| Discounted Fee for Members**
50% off (till 31 Dec 2023)
|Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation
1) Associate / Ordinary Member of BEAM Society Limited (member since April 2015)
2) Patron / Institutional / Associate Member of Hong Kong Green Building Council (member since November 2009)
A provisional examination result showing "PASS/FAIL" will be generated immediately after the examination. The candidates who failed will receive the score and retake arrangement from BSL around one month after the examination.
Passing the Examination
BEAM Practitioners Individual Account will be created by the Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) for candidates passing the examination. The candidates will receive the score and login information of the Individual Account around one month after the examination.
Login to BEAM Practitioners Individual Account: HERE
Candidate is allowed to apply for examination reschedule ONCE, if he/she cannot attend the original scheduled date of examination. The application must be submitted to BSL at least 15 calendar days before the original date of examination. An administration fee of HK$600 will be charged per application of reschedule.
If the candidate fails to attend the examination per the new schedule, he/she is required to apply for re-siting the examination.
Examination Retake / Resit
Candidates can participate in examination retake within the validity period of ONE year of from the first examination date by paying the examination retake fee.
| Discounted Fee for ALL
|| HK$600 50% off (till 31 Dec 2023)
Candidate who misses the validity period will be required to pay for the full payment of Training and Examination fee.
If candidates opt for examination retake, the payment must be completed before the deadline for registration of the examination retake or not less than 1 week before the examination retake date, whichever is earlier.
Candidates who are absent from the previous examination due to medical reason or personal issue are eligible to resit in the examination subject to the same payment.
The application of examination retake or resit is on a first-come-first-serve basis. Candidates are strongly advised to apply for retaking the examination as soon as possible upon announcement or notice by BSL.
Appeal to Examination
Appeal to the process, procedure and questions of the examination are accepted.
Some examples of "Appeal to Process and Procedure” are the delay in allowing candidate to enter the examination centre, computer glitch, unclear instructions for the examination, etc. Candidates must provide clear and concise description of the issue under the appeal.
An administrative fee of HK$500 will be charged per process / procedure.
For the appeal on examination questions, the charge would be $500 per question on top of the administrative fee of HK$500. Candidates must provide the keyword of the question to support the appeal.
If the appeal is successful, the fee shall be refunded to applicant.
To facilitate the handling of appeal cases in an effective manner, an appealer is required to submit the Appeal Application Form HERE
together with a cheque with a correct amount, made payable to "BEAM Society Limited” and send to the following address:
Rm 105 – 108, 1/F Jockey Club Environmental Building
77 Tat Chee Avenue
Please note that appeal should be applied within 10 calendar days upon receipt of the provisional examination result.
An acknowledgement email will be issued to the Appeal Applicant within 5 calendar days from the day the form and cheque are received.
BSL will review the case and a reply will be issued to the Appeal applicant within 1 calendar month.