BD+C 254: LEED 2009 for Healthcare
|Format||On Demand: Online|
|Offered by||U.S. Green Building Council|
Join USGBC for this two-part webinar series, introducing LEED 2009 for Healthcare and kicking off your understanding of the distinct green building practices related to sustainable healthcare facilities. Whether you are a green building professional looking t o exp lore the vital differences in credits between LEED 2009 for Healthcare and LEED for New Construction, or a healthcare profes sional l ooking to comprehend what this new rating system means for your facility, this webinar series will introduce and address the key fac ts you'll need to understand the rating system. Part one will launch with the story of LEED 2009 for Healthcare, inclu ding abrief h istory on the development alongside the Green Guide for Healthcare (GGHC) and the unique challenges that the rating system addresses distinct from LEED for New Construction.
- Articulate the unique issues for applying green building to Healthcare.
- Describe the background for the developmentof the LEED for Healthcare Rating System (including some brief info on USGBC and LEED generally and relationship with GGHC).
- Distinguish between LEED NC and LEED for Healthcare.
- Understand pilot credits relevant to LEED for Healthcare.
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