LEED Green Associate (LEED GA)

  • Next Session : 22-23 Sep 2020
  • 2 Days
  • British University in Dubai (BUID)
  • AED 3,300 (excl. VAT)
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    The LEED Green Associate Prep Course provides the tasks necessary to perform LEED safely and effectively. These include concepts such as LEED Project and Team Coordination, LEED Certification Process, Analyses Required for LEED Credits, and Advocacy and Education for Adoption for LEED Rating System. Include the rating systems’ credit categories and what one needs to know. These include concepts such as LEED Process, Integrative Strategies, LEED credit categories, and Project Surroundings and Public Outreach


    BECOMING A LEED GREEN ASSOCIATE

    • Benefits of the LEED Green Associate Credential
    • LEED Applications:
      • Agriculture, Horticulture and Natural Resources
      • Construction
      • Energy, Landscaping, Manufacturing
      • Real Estate, Transportation, Urban Planning

    LEED V4 CORE CONCEPTS AND THEMES

    • Global Climate Change
    • Impact Categories
    • Life-Cycle Costing
    • Cost of Green Building
    • Regenerative Building

    LOCATION AND TRANSPORTATION

    • Health and Livability Intents and Strategies
    • Location Intents
    • Location Strategies
    • Transportation Intents
    • Site Development Intents and Strategies

    SUSTAINABLE SITES

    • Sustainable Sites and Environmental Impacts
    • Site Design and Management
    • Rainwater Management
    • Heat Island Effect
    • Light Pollution

    WATER EFFICIENCY 

    • Baseline and Design Cases
    • Increasing Water Efficiency
    • Reducing Indoor Water Use
    • Reducing Outdoor Water Use

    ENERGY AND ATMOSPHERE

    • Reducing Energy Demand
    • Increasing Energy Efficiency
    • Producing Renewable Water
    • Refrigerant Management

    MATERIALS AND RESOURCES

    • Material Conservation
    • Environmentally Preferable Materials
    • Waste Management

    INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

    • The Indoor Environment
    • Occupant Comfort
    • Lighting Intents
    • Acoustic performance Strategies

    INNOVATION AND REGIONAL PRIORITY

    • Innovation
    • Innovation Intents and Strategies
    • Regional Priority
    • Regional Priority Intent and Strategies

    There are no eligibility requirements for the LEED Green Associate exam. However, USGBCI recommends that candidates have exposure to LEED and green building concepts through educational courses, volunteering, or work experience prior to testing.


    STEP 1: Visit the USGBC website to create an account

    STEP 2: Attend LEED GA Prep Course to prepare for exam

    STEP 3: Register for LEED GA Credentials through your USGBC account (USD 100 for students, USD 200 for USGBC members, USD 250 for non-members)


    • Facility Managers
    • Building Owners
    • Developers
    • Client Representatives
    • Architects
    • Engineers
    • Consultants
    • Sustainability Managers