Our full-day exam prep workshop is designed to prepare you to pass the LEED AP BD+C exam with confidence, earning the widely recognized LEED Accredited Professional credential.
This course is approved by GBCI for 7.5 CE Hour(s). For your self-reporting, it has course approval number 0920008463.
The workshop will focus on the key information necessary to pass the LEED AP BD+C exam, including:
- LEED project and team coordination
- LEED certification process
- Analyses required for LEED credits
- Advocacy and education for Adoption for LEED rating system
- LEED process
- Integrative strategies
- Location & transportation
- Sustainable sites
- Water efficiency
- Energy & atmosphere
- Materials & resources
- Indoor environmental quality
- Project surroundings and public outreach
In addition to delivering the material in a clear and concise format, this workshop presents the types of questions that are asked on the exam so you know what and how to study. We review example scenarios from real world projects to help you better understand and remember the material while giving you an opportunity to put the concepts to practice.
One of the best ways to prepare for any test is to work through sample questions. Our workshops conclude with an in-class practice exam and a take-home exam that accurately reflect the types of questions you'll see on the test. Included as part of the training, participants receive a comprehensive Study Guide that covers all of the important material and allows you to follow the outline of the course.
About the Instructor
Alex Spilger is Senior Vice President of DTZ and leads its West Coast Sustainability Practice. Alex helps clients in achieving their sustainability goals including creating healthier workplaces, increasing return on investment through energy efficiency and differentiating their real estate portfolios through LEED Certification. Alex has consulted on over 100 diverse green building projects with high profile clients such as Google, Salesforce.com, Skype, Square, Mozilla, Comcast, GAP, and the Wharton School of Business among others. His project achievements include the first LEED Platinum Major Renovation project on the west coast, the first LEED CI Platinum project in California and one of the first projects to attempt the prestigious Living Building Challenge.
In addition to his project work, Alex is Founder of GreenStep Education and has taught over 250 green building workshops across the globe through organizations such as the US Green Building Council (USGBC), American Institute of Architects (AIA), Sustainable Building Advisors Program and the Stanford Graduate School of Business to name a few. He has also developed curriculum for UC Berkeley where he teaches a 6-week Green Building Project Management course.