LEED v4 - Building a Better Standard
GBCI: 0090011157You may have heard phrases like "market realignment," "integrative process" and "building enclosure commissioning" in association with the LEED v4. We’ll take a look at what what USGBC was aiming at when they tacked these and other major issues.
- 1.5 CE
- LEED Green Associate
- LEED AP BD+C
- LEED AP O+M
- LEED AP ID+C
- LEED AP ND
- LEED AP Homes
LEED v4 has been in the works since 2010. It has gone through countless brainstorming sessions, six public comment periods, refinement, beta testing on over 100 real LEED projects and a the final draft that has now been voted into use by USGBC members. It is probably the most revolutionary new version of the LEED standard in its 13-year history. The purpose of this course is to give you a little bit of the story behind the development of the new standard and to introduce you to the broad themes and major changes that you’ll see in LEED v4.
- Cite three influences on the development of the new LEED standard
- Explain the changes that were introduced in LEED v4
- Discuss how changes in LEED v4 will affect the design process
- Apply lessons learned from LEED v4 case studies to your future LEED v4 projects