The certifying body for damage management professionals


The BDMA is the certifying body for damage management professionals, setting standards and providing training and accreditation for practitioners and others across the wider insurance industry who are involved in the recovery and restoration of damaged properties.

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A range of education formats including formal structured training, interactive learning and bespoke in-house options, provide the best possible resource for anyone looking to expand their knowledge and gain professional qualifications

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A range of membership options cater for both individuals and organizations in the damage management and property claims sectors. Accredited members commit to delivering a professional service based on industry standards and best practice.

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BDMA e-Academy Course Catalogue - The BDMA
Introducing the new BDMA Chairman: John Thompson
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Women in the claims and damage management industry – Q&A with Plastic Surgeon’s National Account Manager, Lauren Robson
The BDMA's e-Learning Partnership with the Environment Agency - The BDMA
The BDMA’s new e-Learning partnership with the Environment Agency
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BS 12999
Code of practice for the organization and management of the stabilization, mitigation and restoration of properties, contents, facilities and assets...
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We are BSI affiliated
Our affiliation allows us to offer direct access to BSI Standards and documentation.
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BDMA Standards
Guidance and recommendations for practitioners. Provided to BDMA members and available to purchase by other interested parties.
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A wide range of materials and information is available for members and visitors, including publications, standards, technical and research papers, in addition to general advice and guidance.

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