Committed to Excellence in Design-Build Education
DBIA defines and teaches the best methods to deliver design-build projects successfully so that you can deliver better outcomes. By offering unparalleled access to industry certification and education, DBIA courses deliver the expertise you’re looking for to realize collaboration-driven success every time, for a lifetime.
DBIA offers many flexible education options. Whether you want the engagement of a classroom or the quiet convenience of your own computer, DBIA has the education and training for you. Education options are flexible to ensure you find the best option. As the only true authority on Design-Build Done Right®, DBIA makes access to its resources simple so you can easily benefit from the way we build, teach, and share excellence.
Professional Design-Build Designation
As the design-build industry grows, so does the need for qualified professionals who practice Design-Build Done Right®. Being a DBIA Designated Design-Build Professional™ identifies you as a trained design-build pro. There are three levels of DBIA designation:
Associate Design-Build Professional - The Associate DBIA is the entry-level certification, a way for individuals who may not meet the experience requirement of the Professional DBIA but possess the knowledge and understanding expected of a design-build professional.
Design-Build Professional - The certified Design-Build Professional credential recognizes professionals in the industry who possess a quantified level of expertise in design-build project delivery. These professionals have both education and experience in the design-build industry.
Design-Build Fellow - Designated Design-Build Professional™ Fellow status recognizes the achievements of our most accomplished Designated Design-Build Professionals. Elevation to Fellow status celebrates individual career achievements and promotes DBIA principles through the DBIA College of Fellows.