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Understanding LEED® for Sustainable Building

Mystified by the new LEEDŽ certification process? Concerned about whether you need a new approach for your next LEEDŽ project? Confused about the requirements for maintaining your existing AP status? This OnDemand Webinar provides the answers!

By viewing you will understand how the project certification and professional accreditation requirements have changed with the release of LEEDŽ v3/LEEDŽ 2009, as well as upcoming trends in LEEDŽ 2012 and what that means for the working professional. This program will focus on LEEDŽ for new construction and provide relevant background on the big-picture impacts, as well as information useful on a day-to-day basis such as costs and communication. The OnDemand Webinar includes the framework of the new system, changes to procedures, USGBC and GBCI reorganization, project timeline impacts, and real project examples.

Learning Objectives:

  • You will be able to discuss how LEEDŽ supports sustainable building, and trends in both.
  • You will be able to explain LEEDŽ 2009, LEEDŽ v3 and upcoming features of LEEDŽ 2012.
  • You will be able to review how to earn and maintain your LEEDŽ accreditation.
  • You will be able to identify the health, safety and welfare aspects of LEEDŽ for sustainable buildings.

Runtime: 82 minutes
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Agenda

LEEDŽ: Who, What, Why and How

Quick History of LEEDŽ and Sustainable Building Trends for the Future

Review of LEEDŽ 2009 and LEEDŽ v3

  • Major Structural Changes With LEEDŽv3
  • Rating System Credit Changes and Harmonization
  • Minimum Program Requirements
  • Life Cycle Credit Weighting
  • Regionalization
  • Certification Process/New LEEDŽ Online Interface
  • Building Performance Partnership and Post-Occupancy Reporting
  • LEEDŽ Credentials for People
  • LEEDŽ Interpretations and Other Resources

Case Study Analysis - Validating the Trends

  • Credit Weighting Analysis
  • Hypothetical Project Analysis
  • Certified or Pending LEEDŽ 2009 Real-Life Results

Preview of LEEDŽ 2012

  • Introduction of Process Credits
  • Boosting Performance Credits
  • Revamping Materials Credits
  • Other Changes
  • Credit Weighting Analysis

Credential Maintenance Quick Tips

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Credits

OnDemand Webinar

This course was last revised on February 8, 2012.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

  • CC 0.5
     
  • This course has been reviewed and approved for inclusion in the Construction Compliance Certification Program and qualifies for 0.5 credit. Please visit www.lorman.com/certification/cc for more information.
     

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Why Lorman?

Over 31 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Elizabeth A.D. Powers

Elizabeth A.D. Powers

O'Brien & Company

  • Principal and part-owner of O’Brien & Company a nationally-recognized green building and sustainable building

consulting firm

  • Currently the lead instructor of the “Sustainable Building Advisor” course in Seattle, the founding class for

what is now a national professional certification program

  • Previously held the position of the principal in charge of sustainability on more than 50 LEEDŽ and green

building projects

  • Taught private LEEDŽ and sustainable building courses for leading construction and development companies in the

Puget Sound region

  • Certified Sustainable Building Advisor and a LEEDŽAP BD+C, and keeps her knowledge of professional exam

requirements sharp by re-testing regularly

  • Served on the steering committee for both the Cascadia Green Building Council and the Northwest EcoBuilding

Guild

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  • White Papers and Articles
  • Sponsored Live Webinars

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Product ID: 389142
Published 2012
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