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Taking Sustainability to the Next Level

GBCI: 0910000232

It’s time to look for solutions outside the box. See how the professions that shape our communities — planning, architecture, and landscape architecture — are working to take sustainability to the next level.
Eligible for 1 CE HOUR.
  • 1 CE

  • LEED AP ND
  • LEED Green Associate

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By 2024 the world population is projected to reach 8 billion people — 70 percent of them urbanized. Meanwhile, climate change, freshwater depletion, energy expense, and other sustainability challenges loom larger than ever. It’s time to look for solutions outside the box. See how the professions that shape our communities — planning, architecture, and landscape architecture — are working to take sustainability to the next level. Hosted by the Sustainable Communities Division.

Objectives

  1. Gain knowledge about the LEED-ND rating system
  2. Learn strategies for how LEED-ND can be leveraged as a sustainability tool by local governments
  3. Understand the certification process and rating system improvements that will be part of LEED-ND version 4
  4. Understand how LEED ND can be applied to local governments as a framework for sustainability
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Intermediate

Created by

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

Leaders

Matthew Bucchin

Senior Associate Kendig Keast Collaborative
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    Robyn Eason made 7 contributions in the last 6 months

Robyn Eason

Certification Team Lead, Urban Planning U.S. Green Building Council

2 commentsLeave a comment

Director of Pre-Construction, Western National Contractors

Dear USGBC, Is there an available link to this course? Thanks.

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

Hi Sean,

Thank you for your interest, unfortunately this course was part of the APA's annual conference (http://www.planning.org/conference/). Here are the list of other ND courses: http://www.usgbc.org/education-at-usgbc/courses/all/all/all/leed-ap-nd

Thanks,

Melanie

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