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Introduction to LEED v4

This webinar series, takes an in-depth look at the system goals and how these concepts are visible in all parts of the LEED v4 rating system, preparing you to adopt LEED v4 into your green building practice.

  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP BD+C
  • LEED AP O+M
  • LEED AP ID+C
  • LEED AP ND
  • LEED AP Homes

LEED version: v4

Published on: October 25, 2013

Average: 5 (5 votes)
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Gain broad insight and establish a foundation for adopting LEED v4 into your green building practice. Explore common themes in this new rating system such as synergies within the rating system, integrative process, and the role of performance. Expert practitioners review new resources designed to improve green building practices and encourage projects to invest in strategies that reduce impact, and have a positive effect on their surroundings.

This webinar series takes an in-depth look at the system goals and how these concepts are visible in all parts of the LEED v4 rating system, preparing you to adopt LEED v4 into your green building practice.
This webinar series takes an in-depth look at the system goals and how these concepts are visible in all parts of the LEED v4 rating system, preparing you to adopt LEED v4 into your green building practice.

Objectives

  1. Describe LEED’s adaptability to meet specific project needs
  2. Describe the way LEED v4 emphasizes the importance of an integrative process
  3. Describe the role of performance data to address LEED system goals
  4. Recognize performance goals in each of the LEED credit categories
  5. Identify benefits of the performance criteria in LEED v4

Created by

U.S. Green Building Council
Washington, DC
United States

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Included sessions

 

Introduction to LEED v4
Key Concepts and Strategies

 

Introduction to LEED v4
Measuring for Success

22 commentsLeave a comment

Hi, I can´t watch "Key Concepts and Strategies" course ...
Thanks ....

Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Mariana,

I'm sorry you're having trouble. What happens when you view the video on the course page? Are you able to download the video?

Thanks!

LEED AP BD+C, Assistant Project Mananger, LIVIT (Constructores Interamericanos SAC)

Hi,
I can´t watch or download this session. Was there a specific time for this session???
I have the same problem with "Key Concepts and Strategies"...

Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Ana Lucia,

Please use these two links to view the included sessions:
Key Concepts and Strategies
Measuring for Success

Thanks,

Melanie

architect, EDG taiwan

Hi Nora

Excuse me,
How i can get the LEED ver 4, i plan to take the exam on Dec. 2014 , no i have no idea for this. Give me some advice, thanks!

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council
Project Coordinator/Designer, Poggenpohl U.S., Inc.

does this course count as a LEED Specific CEU?

Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council

Yes, each session counts for 1 hour of LEED-Specific CE. Thanks!

Project Architect, SNK Consultants

Where can I find the webinar video. I cannot see a link to view or download. Please help.
Thanks

Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Ashok -

Please click on the two "Included Sessions". On each page, you'll be able to play the video (and under each video will be a link to download the file).

Thanks!

Melanie

Environmental & Sustainability Consultant, MAHY Khoory Creative Solutions

Thanks for the update on LEED V4. I enjoyed watching the video. I am planning to take the exam for LEED BD+C after 30th June. When would be the V4 study guide available?

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Sunanda, we expect to release study materials in fall 2014. In the meantime, please review this article for other study tips.

Environmental & Sustainability Consultant, MAHY Khoory Creative Solutions

Thanks Nora for the information. Are there any other study materials that can be used for the exam preparation as USGBC will release the study materials towards end of this year? I want to take the LEED AP B+C in Sept/ Oct this year. Can I use materials prepared by other organizations other than USGBC? Thanks. Sunanda

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Sunanda, I would encourage you to search online for study resources from other organizations. Good luck!

Principal Structural Engineer, McMillen LLC

Hi - I took the LEED BD+C Exam on Sunday for V9 and got a 168 so failed. Now what? It LEED V4 a complete rewrite? Is it worth using my older study guides for LEED V9? Also, am I a member of USGBC? I always thought I was.
Thanks

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council

Hi Joseph, If you did not pass the LEED 2009 BD+C exam, you can retest after June 30, 2014, and the exam will feature LEED v4 content. Learn more. Also, there are two types of USGBC members; national members are organizations, and chapter members are individuals. Learn more.

architect, EDG taiwan

Hi Nora

I plan to take the exam on DEc. 2014, could you give me some advice? where and how I can get the LEED ver 4 material? thanks.

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist, U.S. Green Building Council
Principal, Archizen.net Architects LLC
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Really enjoyed the content and overall polish of these two LEED v4 Orientation sessions. I highly recommend them!

Looking for courses or study guides for Leed Assoc Certification.

Project Manager, Education Platforms, U.S. Green Building Council
ARCHITECT, DONALD OBANDO Architect & Assoc. P.A.

Thanks, great job

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