UBC Continuing Studies

LEED Green Building Strategies and Green Associate Exam Preparaion
October 16, 2014 - 9:00am - December 4, 2014 - 4:00pm
UBC Robson Square
800 Robson St

This 36-hour course provides comprehensive preparation for the LEED Green Associate exam, a first step towards becoming a green building practitioner. The LEED Green Associate credential distinguishes practitioners with a sound knowledge of green design, construction and operations.Designed by the Canada Green Building Council, this course provides an overview of the techniques, approaches, materials and technologies used in the LEED v4 rating systems.Using a wide range of examples, case studies and site visits, this course prepares you to:

  • understand the imperative for a green transformation of our built environment
  • explain the key components of the LEED v4 rating system
  • apply core concepts and strategies to achieve success using the LEED v4 rating system
  • determine where different LEED v4 rating systems can be applied

This course benefits students, trades and all professionals looking to demonstrate knowledge in green building issues. No previous experience is required. This course will prepare you to write the LEED Green Associate (GA) exam.Oct 16-Dec 4, 2014 8 Thu, 6:30-9:30pm and 2 Sat (Nov 1 & 22), 10am-5pm