LEED Training

These blog posts discuss tips and advice for those pursuing LEED Accreditation.

The Many Paths to LEED Accreditation

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:29

Everblue Principal Chris Boggiano was recently interviewed by Construction Informer. Here is the article:

There are many paths you can take to become a LEED accredited professional and starting about a month ago there became an expanded array of accreditations.

The five AP credentials now include: interior design & construction; homes; operations & maintenance; neighborhood development; and building design & construction. There is also a LEED Green Associate credential and LEED Fellow credential.

LEED Certification Exam Prep Courses

Wed, 2009-09-23 23:47

I just finished teaching a two-day LEED Exam Prep Course, and although I’ve now taught quite a few of these courses, it still amazes me how much material we cover in two days. The LEED NC green rating system is jam-packed with at least 50 realistic and sustainable design principles. It's really cool to see students light up when they learn or realize some new principle that's outside their primary line of work, like the landscape designer perking up at the importance of daylighting.