Certificate of Competence in Building Acoustics Measurement

This five-day course provides a basic knowledge of the methodology for measuring and reporting sound insulation and aspects of room acoustics, together with relevant provisions of key standards and guidance. There is an examination on the final day of the course.

Students take the certificate at an accredited centre. Usually attendance at the centre is required for the four days preceding the examination and on the examination day which includes a practical test.

Information on accredited centres and the syllabus is available through the links below please see Centre List pdf file below for contact details of our accredited centres.

For further information on the Institute's educational programme please contact education [at] ioa [dot] org [dot] uk

Examination Dates

Examination Date
CCBAM 1 May 2020 exam cancelled

11 September 2020


Accredited Centre:

 Solent University

For enquiries regarding admissions requirements, or to request application or sponsorship forms please contact admissions [at] solent [dot] ac [dot] uk.   

For general enquiries about the course please email acoustics [at] solent [dot] ac [dot] uk

Alternatively contact the course leader Juan Battaner-Moro directly juan [dot] battaner-moro [at] solent [dot] ac [dot] uk


School of Media Arts and Technology

East Park Terrace, Southampton

SO14 0RD

Tel: 02382 01 3833

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