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Principles of LEED (BD+C and ID+C)
Materials and Resources

GBCI: 0090009018

Learn from USGBC's LEED subject matter experts and GBCI reviewers as they explore the key concepts in the Materials and Resources credit category of the LEED for Design and Construction rating systems.
Eligible for 1 CE HOUR.
  • 1 CE

  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP BD+C
  • LEED AP ID+C
  • LU/HSW

LEED version: v2009

Published on: October 25, 2013

Average: 3.4 (14 votes)
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Learn from USGBC's LEED subject matter experts and GBCI reviewers as they explore the key concepts in the Materials and Resources credit category of the LEED for Design and Construction rating systems.

Specifically, we'll discuss strategies for construction waste management and building and material reuse, key considerations for the single attributes materials credits, and more. This session is aimed at LEED APs with a working knowledge of a new construction LEED rating system, looking to improve their understanding of the LEED certification process and how to maximize success.

Objectives

  1. Comply with FSC chain of custody requirements for certified wood Consider life cycle thinking approach to building materials selection
  2. Plan material use early in a project to account for existing building material reuse and maximize synergies between credits
  3. Identify the possible roles of a LEED AP for success with credits related to Acquisition, Installation, and Management of Project Materials

Series

This course is a part of the following series:
Principles of LEED (BD+C and ID+C)

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

Leaders

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    Theresa Hogerheide made 2 contributions in the last 6 months

Theresa Hogerheide

GBCI LEED Technical Specialist U.S. Green Building Council

Emily Alvarez

Student Design Trainee U.S. Green Building Council
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