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Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series

GBCI: 0920006120

The launch of the newest version of LEED has brought about some changes in the residential building sector. Are you prepared for LEED v4 Homes? Join Emily Vella as she looks at the effects of these changes as well as dives into the credits and requirements that pertain to residential buildings going for LEED certification under v4. By the end of this 6 part series, you should be aware of the prerequisites and credit requirements for all v4 categories and the steps that the project team must complete to earn certification. This course series is ideal for LEED AP Homes professionals, building professionals aiming to become familiar with LEED for Homes as well as homeowners looking to improve their homes! This series includes access to 6 GBCI approved Homes LEED Specific CE Hours and 6 AIA approved HSW LUs.
Eligible for 6 CE HOURS.
  • 6 CE

  • LEED AP Homes
  • LEED Green Associate
  • LU/HSW

LEED version: v4

Published on: January 05, 2016

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The intent of this series is to familiarize you with the credits and requirements that pertain to residential buildings going for LEED certification. Whether you are new to LEED or a practicing professional, this course series will help you understand LEED V4 as it applies to residential construction.
We have organized this 6 hour series into six-1 hour installations that represent the elements:
1. Location & Transportation, Sustainable Sites
2. Water Efficiency
3. Energy & Atmosphere
4. Materials & Resources
5. Indoor Environmental Quality
6. Innovation in Design and Project Case studies (LEED and LBC)
This course series can be taken as a whole or partially to earn credit for GBCI and AIA. We hope that you will find all of these sessions informative, and come away with some great ideas for greening your residential projects.

Objectives

  1. Become familiar with project classification and requirements for Homes within LEED v4
  2. Understand requirements of prerequisites and credits within LEED v4 as it applies to residential buildings going for LEED certification
  3. Learn strategies, methods and techniques that the project team can use to earn credits within LEED v4
  4. Evaluate the advantages of a green home over a code built home
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Green Building Research Institute (GBRI)
San Antonio, TX
United States

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Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
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Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
IEQ

 

Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
Water

 

Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
Innovation

 

Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
Energy

 

Elements of a green Home: LEED v4 Home Essential Series
Materials

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Director of Sustainability @ GBRI, Green Building Research Institute (GBRI)
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