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Implementing LEED for Homes on Your Next Project
Part 1

GBCI: 0910000120

This course provides an introduction to the LEED for Homes rating system and delivery model.
Eligible for 2 CE HOURS.
  • 2 CE

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

LEED version: v2009



LEED for Homes is a green building rating system with over 50,000 units certified and 120,000 units registered worldwide. The program can be applied to mixed-use multi-family buildings, as well as single-family homes.

Learn how to apply the LEED for Homes rating system to a real project that you are working on by walking through the phases of a typical project and the key decisions that project teams must make, including key stakeholder considerations. Engage in interactive, case-based activities that enable you to work hands-on with LEED implementation strategies and rating system tools.

Part 1 in this series covers:

- Introduction to LEED for Homes & Green Home Certifications.
- LEED for Homes Provider & Green Rater – What and who are they?
- Understanding the Materials Resource (MR) of the LEED for Homes 2008


  1. Identify the types of projects which are eligible for LEED for homes
  2. Recognize the roles and responsibilities of key stakeholders in the LEED certification process.
  3. Plan for key considerations and requirements for the LEED certification process.
  4. Understand how to navigate and utilize materials and resource section


This course is a part of the following series:
Implementing LEED for Homes on Your Next Project

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Alliance for Environmental Sustainability
Grand Rapids, MI
United States


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Jason LaFleur

Regional Director Alliance for Environmental Sustainability
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