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Green Building 101


Overview

If you are interested in green building and sustainability but unsure where to begin, start with this course. We know it can be overwhelming and hard to decide what green building education is perfect for you, so we put together this offering specifically to make that decision easy.

This course will introduce you to the green building movement, the principles behind it, and you will learn about the many career paths available. Using cutting-edge technology, you will explore high-profile sustainable projects and gain insight into what it’s like to work as a green building professional.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand green buildings and sustainability in the built environment as quickly and easily as possible.
  • Get a feel for whether or not you want to learn more about green buildings and if you want to pursue a LEED credential.
  • Quickly build a sustainability foundation that you can continue to add to.
  • Have a very low-cost way to get started learning with us and advancing your career!

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Course Outline

Interactive Learning Platform, Videos, Quizzes, Interactive Building Tours, Interviews of Green Building Professionals, Recommendations on Next Steps, and Much More!

Green Building Concepts

  • Intro to Green Building
  • Review of Concepts

Principles & Energy

  • Principles of Green Building & Energy
  • 1180 Peachtree Energy Tour
  • Review of Concepts

Water, Sustainability & More

  • Water & Sustainability
  • Materials & Site Selection
  • Phipps CSL Building Tour
  • Review of Concepts

The Human Element

  • Health & Elements
  • Your Ideas

Certifications, Credentials & Careers

  • The 3 Cs of Green Building

Green Building Professionals Speak On Their Experiences

  • Jenn Mahon
  • Brad Vogel

Your Green Building Future

  • Your Next Steps!