LEED Accreditation

These blogs relate to the pursuit of a LEED Green Associate or LEED AP with Specialty credential.

100% LEED Exam Pass Rate from UAB Class

Created:
Tue, 2017-10-31 09:17

Everblue recently held a LEED Green Associate Exam Prep course for the Facilities Management staff at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).

We’re pleased to announce that all 22 participants passed their LEED Green Associate exams on the first try!

LEED Exam Locations & Test Dates

Created:
Thu, 2017-09-28 09:33

Last Updated: 2017-12-27 03:47

If you’ve decided that you want to pursue a LEED professional credential, you will need to research and organize the following information:

  • Exam prep options
  • LEED exam locations
  • LEED test dates

If you’re still in the early stages of researching LEED, check out our What is LEED? section and then re-join us here.

What You Need to Know About Maintaining Your LEED Credential

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Thu, 2017-09-14 11:22

Congratulations! You passed your LEED exam and can now advertise your hard-earned LEED credentials on your resume and business cards.

Celebrate and enjoy this achievement…for now anyway!

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The Continued Growth of LEED Credentials

Created:
Thu, 2017-08-17 09:09

If you work in the construction industry – from design to sourcing to building to maintenance – you’ve probably heard about LEED.

But if you are new to LEED and would like a better understanding of what it is, take a moment to browse our What is LEED? overview series.

The Best Time to Buy Your LEED Exam

Created:
Tue, 2017-06-06 10:52

No, we’re not aware of any seasonal promotions for the LEED Exams, but we do have a few tips and tricks that will help you save money and/or make the most of your educational investment.

If you’re new to LEED and want to take a quick step back to understanding the LEED certification process, please visit our Getting Started With LEED series.

If you’ve researched LEED and know that one step in the process is to purchase your LEED exam from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), then keep reading!

What to Expect as a New LEED Professional

Created:
Thu, 2017-03-02 11:35

Pursuing a LEED professional credential can be a daunting and overwhelming endeavor for some individuals. Those who put in the time to study the LEED credits, baseline measurements, and case studies, however, will likely find themselves in a successful position.

If you're just getting started with LEED, visit our New to LEED? Start Here! series.

LEED AP Certification - Do It All Online

Created:
Tue, 2016-09-06 10:34

Last Updated: 2017-09-01 02:53

A growing trend in the last 10 years across all education sectors is the ability to participate in online learning. You commonly see this with colleges and universities offering online MBA programs, but this trend also applies to vocational training like the kind that Everblue offers.

Getting a LEED AP Certification

Created:
Tue, 2016-08-23 10:49

Last Updated: 2017-09-01 01:16

From Monday to Friday, Everblue has representatives available to live chat with website visitors and answer questions about the programs that we offer. We commonly hear that individuals want to pursue a LEED AP Certification.

This should not be a strange or noteworthy inquiry, since Everblue does, in fact, offer LEED AP Exam Prep. The strange part is that many who desire this credential don’t realize that there is a prerequisite: LEED Green Associate.

How Long Does It Take to Get LEED Certified?

Created:
Tue, 2016-08-09 11:20

Last Updated: 2017-03-21 11:36

The reasons why sustainability practitioners earn LEED credentials vary depending on their professional goals. The most common goals include:

  • Qualifying for a project that requires LEED knowledge
  • Increasing marketability and getting a new job
  • Demonstrating expertise and getting a promotion or raise

Because of these goals, candidates will seek the fastest path to LEED Certification.

Difference Between LEED Green Associate and LEED AP

Created:
Thu, 2015-12-03 09:32

Last Updated: 2017-02-23 01:38