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Title:
LEED Green Associate Study Course
When:
May 15, 2012 - May 16, 2012
Where:
Telsec Business Centres - Toronto
Category:
Education (Chapter)

Description

Green Associate Study Course

May 15 - 16, 2012

Telsec Business Centre, Suite 1903
1 Yonge Street
Toronto 

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Our most popular course!  This two-day LEED Green Associate study course provides the foundational knowledge for the LEED Green Associate exam and attain your first level of credentialing. Through a combination of lectures, group activities and practice test questions participants will learn about:
  • Site Selection: Why is it important? What impact can it have on your building and the surrounding environment
  • Water and Energy Use: What impact do these have on the ‘triple bottom line’? How are you using water and Energy? How can you reduce usage? Are there technologies and strategies that can generate and use alternative supplies of energy and water?
  • Building Materials: Why does it matter where your materials come from? What impact do your building materials have on the people and environment around you? How can you decrease need for more materials?
  • Indoor Environment: How can it affect the health of occupants? What can you do to increase productivity?
  • Innovation: How can building innovations work to your advantage?

Following this course participants will be able to:
  • Identify the general concepts, technologies and strategies associated with each credit category
  • Describe the purpose of each LEED rating system
  • Identify the LEED credit categories
  • Successfully register for the LEED Green Associate Exam      
You will leave the course with the following tools:
  • Study Guide
  • CaGBC USB key with all reference documents required to study for the LEED Green Associate exam
  • GBCI LEED Green Associate Candidate Handbook
  • Large sample of exam questions and Flash Cards to aid your study efforts
  • A certificate of completion

Cost
:  (includes coffee/tea and lunch both days)

$550 Early Bird Members  (later than 2 weeks before the course:  $625)
$650 Early Bird Non-Members  (later than 2 weeks before the course: $740)

Register as a Chapter Member and save $115 off your course, plus 15 - 45% all Chapter workshops and events!




 
Background:
The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) Credential Maintenance Program recognizes three levels of credentialing for green building practitioners. The LEED Green Associate is aimed at practitioners in the industry that require a basic knowledge and understanding of green building practices and general knowledge of the LEED rating system.

The LEED Green Associate Exam is an introductory-level exam for individuals who wish to demonstrate a general knowledge of LEED and green building practices, or continue on to more advanced LEED credentials, such as the LEED AP with specialty.

**All participants who register within 10 days of this workshop may not receive their manuals on site, as per the printers delivery services.  They will be posted immediately after.

Venue

Venue:
Telsec Business Centres
Street:
1 Yonge Street - Suite 1801
City:
Toronto
State:
Ontario
Country:
Country: ca

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