Confluence III: Match the Mission - Decipher the New Green Building Certification Landscape - Update

Confluence III: Match the Mission - Decipher the New Green Building Certification Landscape - Update

Building owners are often faced with a difficult decision when given the chance to pursue certification for their new or existing buildings. Even once the decision is made to certify, it can be overwhelming to evaluate all the different types of rating systems to determine which one is most appropriate given the cost limitations, expertise of the project team, and owner’s motivation to pursue sustainability in the first place. Join us in this one-hour course to explore many of the most popular rating systems, including LEED, Green Globes, WELL and others. We will assess their relative strengths and weaknesses and teach you how to navigate this ever-changing landscape of options so that you can confidently guide your clients in the right direction when making this important decision.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the evolution of green rating and reporting systems and how can inter-connect.
  2. Identify the scope & relationships between LEED, WELL, SITES and other national & local rating systems
  3. Explain the benefits of using rating systems
  4. Determine the use of rating system as critical design, construction, operations & marketing tool
Authored By: 
AIBD Division: 
Design Process
AIA Course Number: 
GCE028
GBCI Course ID: 
0920010336
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion

$35.00