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Introduction to LEED v4
Measuring for Success

GBCI: 0090010296

Explore performance as a foundation of LEED v4. Experts describe how the rating system's credit requirements are more closely aligned with performance.
Eligible for 1 CE HOUR.
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  • LEED AP BD+C
  • LEED Green Associate
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  • LEED AP Homes
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LEED version: v4

Published on: October 25, 2013

Average: 4.2 (423 votes)
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About

LEED v4 takes a systems thinking approach and emphasizes the connections within a building in order to improve overall performance. This session emphasizes the role of performance and how the underlying frameworks of flexibility, integrative process, and performance are aimed at improving the user experience in LEED v4.

Objectives

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

Series

This course is a part of the following series:
Introduction to LEED v4

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

Leaders

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    Christopher Schaffner made 7 contributions in the last 6 months

Christopher Schaffner

Principal and Founder The Green Engineer, Inc.
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    Lynn N. Simon made 2 contributions in the last 6 months

Lynn N. Simon

Senior Vice President Thornton Tomasetti, Inc.
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Introduction to LEED v4
Measuring for Success

 

Introduction to LEED v4
Key Concepts and Strategies

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5

I don`t like the recording quality

Freelance Consultant, Freelance
4

Very crisp and good explanation on systems thinking

Dunham
5

ok

Engineer, BCA Consultants Inc.
3

great course

President, BCA Consultants Inc.
4

Interesting and informative.

Project Coordinator, FRCH Design Worldwide
5

Thorough course, with great detailed explanations and examples.

Sustainable Design Manager, ARDOR Architects
5

Very good summary of the new changes of LEED v4. Nice videos with lots of images.

Lead Design Manager, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
4

great overview.

Assistant Superintendent, EllisDon Services Inc.
4

Excellent material

Architectural Design Consultant, MaryRuth Fast - Architectural Design Consultant
4

informative

Stormwater Manager, Miami-Dade County, Florida
4

Good Overview of Leed V4

Architect, KALOS
3

Useful

Interior Designer, Talmadge Construction
5

Very informative, really enjoyed the multiple speakers.

Architect, Yamashita sekkei
4

basic knowledge for LEED V4

Turner Construction Company
4

Very informative

Hoffmann & Associates, LLC
5

This course was excellent. Very streamlined and balanced in segments and information for a great learning experience.

Director/Chief Architect, Jiang Architects & Engineers
4

Great thorough introduction!

5

useful content, informative

Project Manager, Broadmoor, LLC
5

Great!

5

Very useful

Director of Virtual Construction, Mascaro Construction Company, LP
4

Very good. Presented in a straight forward manner.

Associate, ARCADIS
3

good

Project Architect, Cooper Carry, Inc.
5

This was a concise review of the processes and integrative systems thinking

Partner Engineering and Science, Inc.
4

good intro for V4

Commercial Property Manager, Cushman & Wakefield
5

Great information on the difference of LEED v4.

Exe.Project Engineer, Squire Mech (Shanghai) Co., Ltd
5

Enhance my understanding of LEED v4

Junior Architect, Mitchell Giurgola Architects
4

good

Associate, Project Architect, Quinn Evans Architects
5

Wonderful explanation.

Sales Representative, Supreme Industrial Products Inc.
4

AWESOME

Director, Loud1 Design Ltd
4

Very good overview of how performance is integrated in the LEED rating system. The course is clear and very well explained.

Senior Project Manager, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
3

High level overview of the changes between LEED v4 and older versions. This is a good course for APs certified under earlier versions who need to understand the main differences and the thinking behind them.

Environmental Engineer, Techknow Engineering LLC
4

WELL INFORMATIVE MATERIAL

Student, School of Design and Environment, NUS
4

the course is a clear introduction about LEED v4

Perez, APC
5

very informative

Perez, APC
5

very informative

Interior Designer, Vocon
5

Satisfactory

4

Great course.

Project Manager
5

Good video

5

It was an excellent course

AECOM
5

Very helpful explanation of the performance measurement strategy to achieve the goals of V4.

Real Estate Project Executive, Google Inc.
4

great overview of LEED V4. Thanks!

Intern Architect, Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc.
4

It provides a comprehensive understanding of LEED v4.

Architect III, RQ Construction, LLC.
5

Thank you for providing some of these courses as free options for CE and LEED Specific Credit.

Architect / Coordinator, AIA, WELL AP, LEED BD+C, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
5

Great introduction to the changes in v4!

, Century3(Shanghai)Inc
5

GOOD!

Sustainable Housing Policy Analyst, California Housing Partnership
3

good high level overview of priority concepts and changes

E&I QA Specialist | Turnover - ️QHSE/ Supervisor/ Lead - Quality Assurance/ Turn-Over, Electrical Eng, Qualitia Ventures Corporation
5

Great information.

Associate Principal, Sustainable Design Consulting, LLC
5

Excellent overview

Student, Cal Poly Pomona
5

very good

Architectural Specialist, Synsor Corporation
4

I enjoyed this course.

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