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Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky

GBCI: 0920007949
USGBC Kentucky will host an inaugural training workshop on the Sustainable SITES Initiative rating system. You are invited to this in-depth and interactive training workshop, to learn about the SITES rating system and join in discussions about potential SITES projects.
Eligible for 5.5 CE HOURS.
  • 5.5 CE

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About

This is a regional workshop to which professionals from nearby states are encouraged to attend. The audience for this workshop includes professionals in ASLA, APA, AIA, USGBC, ULI, Green Parking Council, ornamental and turf associations, as well as owners and designers of potential projects, municipal and university planning and sustainability directors.

Morning session: 9:00 a.m. to noon

Introduction and Welcome - USGBC and Local Dignitaries
Keynote Presentation
Sustainable SITES Initiative- background, benefits
Sustainable SITES Rating System - structure, categories, pre-requisites, credits

Lunch - Visit and lecture at Edible Garden, a Living Building Challenge project

Afternoon session: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Interactive discussion of potential SITES projects
Hands-on help with questions about projects

Objectives

  1. Describe the benefits that ecosystem services provide
  2. Explain the process for regenerative design
  3. List SITES goals and benefits
  4. Understand the rating system structure, categories and pre-requisites of SITES
  5. Identify the process for registering a SITE project for certification
  6. Start studying for SITES AP exam

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USGBC Kentucky
Louisville, KY
United States

Included sessions

Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky
Sustainable Spirits Initiative

Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky
Sustainable SITES Initiative - Background, Benefits

Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky
Interactive SITES Project Workshop

Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky
Living Building Challenge -Edible Garden Tour

Sustainable SITES Workshop - Kentucky
Sustainable SITES Rating System