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Getting started with BD+C

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You've made the big decision—you're going to pursue LEED certification using the Building Design and Construction (BD+C) rating system. Now it's time to get your ducks in a row.

We offer many resources for LEED project teams to get you started on the right foot. Here are the tools and resources that can help you succeed with your project. 

General resources


Credit Library

Addenda database

Pilot Credit library

Regional Priority Credit lookup

LEED Online


Reference Guide

LEED Reference Guide for Building Design and Construction 

Rating System Document

Building Design and Construction


Building Design and Construction


LEED 2009

Reference Guides

LEED Reference Guide for Green Building Design and Construction
Supplements: HealthcareRetail

Rating System Documents

New Construction
Core & Shell


New Construction
Core & Shell



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Associate Vice President - Infrastructure and Facilities, Steria India Limited
Would request you to kindly mail me the free course ware V4
LEED Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council
Key Concepts and Strategies in LEED v4Performance: Measuring for Success in LEED v4 is offered free of charge. Please see this helpful article for more information: ( and Also, all members have free access to LEED 101 ( and 202 (
civil engineer
i want to subscribe for courses
Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council
Hi Mazen, Please go to to purchase a subcsription! Thanks, Melanie

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