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LEED v4 Rating System Review (O+M)
Location & Transportation and Sustainable Sites

GBCI: 0090010707

Explore two credit categories: 1) Location and Transportation and 2) the Sustainable Sites. This session also includes an overview of the innovation and regional priority credits, recertification, and the establishment and performance requirements
Eligible for 1.5 CE HOURS.
  • 1.5 CE

  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP O+M
  • LU/HSW

LEED version: v4

Average: 3.8 (5 votes)
3.8

About

Explore two credit categories: 1) Location and Transportation, which focuses on the actual transportation patterns of building occupants and takes a single, performance-based approach to evaluating a building's transportation characteristics; and 2) the Sustainable Sites credits which focus on the environment surrounding the building and the vital relationships between buildings, ecosystems, and ecosystem services.

This session also includes an overview of the innovation and regional priority credits, recertification, and the establishment and performance requirements. The session will cover each prerequisite and credit in a credit-by-credit format, presenting technical requirements and strategies to achieve them.

Objectives

  1. Recognize how the transportation survey can determine and improve performance
  2. Identify how the sustainable sites credits support a holistic integration of the site with ecosystems
  3. Recognize synergies between multiple credits

Series

This course is a part of the following series:
LEED v4 Rating System Review (O+M)

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Intermediate

Created by

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

Leaders

  • USGBC

Alfred Vick

Landscape Architect and Associate Professor Solidago Design Solutions, Inc.
  • USGBC

Stephen Benz

Partner, Director of Green Infrastructure Olin Partnership, Ltd.

Jenny Carney

Principal YR&G

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4

As a practitioner familiar with LEED EB:O&M 2009, I found the presentation provided the perfect level of detail to quickly learn about the new and improved credits in LEED O&M v4. The presentation aligns very nicely with the reference guide and allowed me to quickly dig in deeper when I required more information on a specific subject.

Principal Architect and Planner, Kendall Planning + Design

Unbelievably dry presentation, with very few photos or ideas on Best Practices or how these ideal approaches actually work in real life.

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