If you are interested in getting LEED certified then the LEED Green Associate course is the place to start!
Course Description: The LEED Green Associate credential is for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. This credential denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction, and operations. LEED Green Associate is the best introduction to green building that you will find – it is high level and comprehensive in nature, providing insights into a 100+ areas of green building.
1. Define LEED and the major LEED rating systems 2. Explain the core concepts associated with building a LEED building 3. Define the LEED Application process 4. Understand integrated project delivery and why green building is different than traditional building
Course Materials: Everblue’s LEED Green Associate Handbook, Certificate of Exam Eligibility, over 400 simulated practice exam questions, memorization study sheets.
Audience: Architects, Developers, Engineers, Builders, Lawyers, Real Estate Professionals, Contractors, Students, Property Managers, and anyone else interested in passing the Green Associate Exam. This exam is the first step toward becoming LEED Accredited regardless of your background.
Benefits: LEED Green Associate is the premier standard for environmentally sustainable building and provides the foundational knowledge for those interested in green construction. Individuals obtaining this credential gain a competitive edge in today’s job market, even with no prior experience in green construction. The certificate is highly transferable into any industry including construction, engineering, project management, property management, or general business.
Job Outlook: A study by Booz Allen Hamilton predicts green building will support or create almost 8 million jobs between 2009 and 2013. Jobs for those obtaining this credential include construction laborers, electricians, production workers, carpenters, and project managers.
Length: 2 Days (14 Contact Hours) Credential: LEED Green Associate