Training BPI/LEED/Green

Green Training

Programs

Energy conservation measures are often ineffective due to a lack of behavioral change by building occupants and operators. Greenwise Strategies provides seminars that are custom tailored to our clients and their specific operations and facility types.

  • Sustainability policy implementation / Reducing Carbon Footprint
  • Benefits of energy efficient buildings: how you can make a difference
  • Steps to a Healthier Home
  • Reducing Home Energy Costs

 

USGBC LEED Accreditation: Classes & Training

The LEED Professional credential (“LEED AP”) is perhaps the most widely recognized and credible accreditation to demonstrate proficiency in green building and acknowledgement of experience with specific project types. The demand for individuals that understand the principles of green building are in high demand in various private and government sectors.

Green Associate: The LEED Green Associate credential is intended for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) has created the LEED Green Associate credential, which denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction and operations. This credential is also the prerequisite for pursuing any of the specialty AP designations, often referred to as Tier I.

 

Specialty AP designations:

LEED AP BD&C – Building Design & Construction.
The LEED AP BD+C credential provides a standard for professionals participating in the design and construction phases of high-performance, healthful, durable, affordable and environmentally sound commercial, institutional, and high-rise residential buildings. The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) created this specialty credential to denote practical knowledge of the Green Building Design + Construction LEED rating systems: LEED for New Construction, LEED for Schools and LEED for Core & Shell.

LEED AP EBOM: Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance.
The LEED AP O+M credential provides a standard for professionals participating in the operation and maintenance of existing buildings that implement sustainable practices and reduce the environmental impact of a building over its functional life cycle. The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) created this specialty credential to denote practical knowledge of the Green Building Operations + Maintenance LEED rating system: LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance.

LEED AP ID&C: Interior Design & Construction.
The LEED AP ID+C credential provides a standard for professionals participating in the design and construction of environmentally responsible, high-performance commercial spaces and tenant improvements. The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) created this specialty credential to denote practical knowledge of the Green Interior Design + Construction LEED rating system: LEED for Commercial Interiors.

LEED AP ND: Neighborhood Development
The LEED AP ND credential provides a standard for professionals participating in the design and development of neighborhoods that meet accepted high levels of environmentally responsible, sustainable development. The Green Building CertificationInstitute (GBCI) created this specialty credential to denote practical knowledgeof the LEED for Neighborhood Development rating system.