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BEAM Pro NB Logo

Training Outline & Course Flyer 


This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus NB v2.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus NB v2.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus NB 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, HKILA, HKIP, HKIS, or equivalent)

OR

b) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience related to the assessment of green buildings, or equivalent

OR

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 NB v2.0 Training is a 4.5-hour video training by email link, followed by a 3-hour computer-based examination. BEAM Plus NB v2.0 Manual will be provided as open-book material at the examination venue. 

Candidate must correctly answer 63 out of 90 questions to pass the examination.

Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.

Course Schedule


Registration for training and examination: Mid-July 2022

Video training: August to November 2022

Examination Date: 1 – 4 November 2022 

Examination Venue:  Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority, San Po Kong

Fire Safety Evacuation Plan

 

Registration


Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.

After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for NB 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**

HK$1,700

50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)

Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$3,150
Original Fee HK$3,500
**Exclusive for:
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)

.

Examination Result


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

Examination Reschedule


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$1,100 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$2,100

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.

Appeal Process


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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.

BEAM Pro EB Logo

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)

OR

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.

OR

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.

Course Schedule


Registration for training: All year round

Registration for examination: Mid-July 2022 
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)

Video training: From course payment date to examination date

Examination Date: 20 September 2022 

Examination Venue:  Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority, San Po Kong

Fire Safety Evacuation Plan

Registration 


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**

HK$1,000

50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)

Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$1,800
Original Fee HK$2,000

**Exclusive for:
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)

 

Examination Result


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

Examination Reschedule


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 (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$1,200

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.

Appeal Process


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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.

 

 

 

BEAM Pro BI logo

Training Outline & Course Flyer 



This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus BI v1.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus BI v1.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus BI v1.0 and;
III. Innovative and sustainable design skills

Couse Flyer: HERE.

Training Outline & Course Flyer 


The applicant shall possess: 

a) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment or Interior Design 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, HKILA, HKIP, HKIS, or equivalent) / member of one of the *Professional Interior Design Associations:
I. Hong Kong Interior Design Association (HKIDA) – Professional Member
II. The Hong Kong Designers Association (HKDA) – Fellow Member

OR

b) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment or Interior Design related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience related to the assessment of green buildings / interior design or interior fit-out, or equivalent.

OR

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 BI v1.0 Training is a 1.5-hour video training available on BSL’s Online Training Portal, followed by a 1.5-hour computer-based examination. BEAM Plus BI v1.0 Manual will be provided as open-book material at the examination venue. 

Candidate must correctly answer 35 out of 50 questions to pass the examination.

Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.

Course Schedule



Registration for training: All year round

Registration for examination: Late October 2022 
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)

Video training: From course payment date to examination date

Examination Date: 10 December 2022 

Examination Venue:  BEC Auditorium, Jockey Club Environmental Building, Kowloon Tong

Fire Safety Evacuation Plan

Registration 

 

Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.

After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for BI v1.0 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** HK$500 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$900
Original Fee HK$1,000


**Exclusive for:
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. 
  

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

Examination Reschedule


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$300 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$600


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.

Appeal Process

 

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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.

BEAM Pro ND Logo

Training Outline & Course Flyer 


This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus ND v1.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus ND v1.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus ND v1.0 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 post degree professional experience; plus
Qualification as a full member of a relevant Professional Institute (HKIA, HKIE, HKILA, HKIP, HKIS, HKIUD or equivalent)

OR

b) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience related to the assessment of green buildings or equivalent.

OR

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 ND v1.0 Training is a 1.5-hour video training available on BSL’s Online Training Portal, followed by a 1.5-hour computer-based examination. BEAM Plus ND v1.0 Manual will be provided as open-book material at the examination venue. 

Candidate must correctly answer 35 out of 50 questions to pass the examination.

Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.

Course Schedule


Registration for training: All year round

Registration for examination: Late October 2022 
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)

Video training: From course payment date to examination date

Examination Date: 10 December 2022 

Examination Venue:  BEC Auditorium, Jockey Club Environmental Building, Kowloon Tong

Fire Safety Evacuation Plan

Registration 

 

Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.

After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for ND v1.0 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** HK$500 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$900
Original Fee HK$1,000
**Exclusive for:
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)

 

Examination Result


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

Examination Reschedule


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$300 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$600

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.

Appeal Process


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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.

 

BEAM Pro NDC Logo

 

Training Outline & Course Flyer 


This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus NDC v1.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus NDC v1.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus NDC v1.0 and;
III. Innovative and sustainable design skills

Course Flyer: HERE.

Minimum Qualification Requirement 


The applicant shall possess: 

d) 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, HKILA, HKIP, HKIS, or equivalent)

OR

e) A degree or equivalent in Built Environment related disciplines; plus
A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience related to the assessment of green buildings, or equivalent

OR

f) 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

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 NDC v1.0 Training is a 4-hour video training, followed by an open-book, computer-based 90-minute examination with randomly generated multiple-choice questions. BEAM Plus NDC v1.0 Manual will be provided at the examination venue. 

Candidate must correctly answer no less than 70% out of 50 questions (Score:35) to pass the examination.

Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.

Course Schedule


Registration for training: All year round

Registration for examination: Late October 2022 
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)

Video training: From course payment date to examination date

Examination Date: 10 December 2022 

Examination Venue:  BEC Auditorium, Jockey Club Environmental Building, Kowloon Tong

Fire Safety Evacuation Plan

Registration 

 

Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.

After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for NDC v1.0 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** HK$500 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$900
Original Fee HK$1,000

**Exclusive for:
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)

Examination Result


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

Examination Reschedule


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$300 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$600



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.

Appeal Process


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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.

 

BEAM Pro EDC Logo

Training Outline & Course Flyer 


This course provides in-depth knowledge of BEAM Plus EDC v1.0 with practitioners who aim to earn the credential to demonstrate their proficiency in certain fields
I. The framework of BEAM Plus EDC v1.0 and;
II. The grading scheme, credits and features of BEAM Plus EDC v1.0 and;
III. Innovative and sustainable design skills

Course Flyer: HERE.

Minimum Qualification Requirement 


The applicant shall possess: 

d) 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)

OR

e) 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.

OR

f) 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

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 EDC v1.0 Training is a 3-hour video training, followed by an open-book, computer-based 90-minute examination with randomly generated multiple-choice questions. BEAM Plus EDC v1.0 Manual will be provided at the examination venue. 

Candidate must correctly answer no less than 70% out of 50 questions (Score:35) to pass the examination.

Candidates are advised to review the BEAM Plus Manuals and training materials prior to the examination.

 

Course Schedule


Registration for training: All year round

Registration for examination: Late October 2022
(Practitioners registered for training will receive notification by mail in due course)

Validity period for video training: From completion of course payment to examination date

Examination Date: 10 December 2022 

Examination Venue:  BEC Auditorium, Jockey Club Environmental Building, Kowloon Tong

Registration 

Only online registration via Online Training Portal is accepted.

After completion of BEAM Pro Fundamental Course, you may submit the application for EDC v1.0 Training. The BSL, upon receipt of the application, shall inform the applicant of course approval status by email within 7 business 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** HK$500 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Fee for Members of Supporting Organisation (Please refer to the Course Flyer) HK$900
Original Fee HK$1,000
**Exclusive for:
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)

 

Examination Result


A provisional examination result showing "PASS/FAIL" will be displayed / generated immediately after the examination. The candidates with a result of "FAIL" will be informed within one month after the examination regarding their score and retake arrangement.
 

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 with a result of "PASS" will receive the score and login information of the Individual Account around 1 month after the examination.

Login to BEAM Practitioners Individual Account: HERE

Examination Reschedule


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 10 business days before the original scheduled 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$300 50% off (from 15 Feb to 31 Dec 2022)
Original Fee HK$600


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.

Appeal Process


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
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

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.