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LEED Core Concepts Guide

Price: $90.00 (member price is $75.00)
Average: 1.9 (23 votes)

What it is

Looking to learn about LEED and green building, but don't know where to start? The LEED Core Concepts Guide introduces the green building fundamentals to get you started on your learning path. This edition features updates based on LEED v4, the newest version of the LEED green building program.

Who it's for

  • Candidates for the LEED Green Associate professional credential
  • Anyone interested in a soup to nuts overview of the basics of green building concepts and strategies.

Chapters include:

  • Introduction to Green Buildings and Communities
  • Sustainable Thinking
  • Sustainable Thinking at Work: New Processes for Building Green
  • Green Building Core Concepts and Application Strategies
  • About USGBC and LEED
ID: Third edition
ISBN: 978-1-932444-32-2
Published By: U.S. Green Building Council
Published On: 25 Apr 2014

32 commentsLeave a comment

is there any distributing agency in Amman - Jordan .

., U.S. Green Building Council

Thank you for your interest in the LEED Core Concepts Guide. We currently do not have a local distributor for printed materials in Amman, Jordan.

Does the e-document (pdf) printable ? Please kindly advise

., U.S. Green Building Council

Thank you very much for your interest in earning a LEED credential. At this time, the e-Document version is not printable.

Residential Appraiser, Lipscomb University and Institute for Sustainable Practice

I am taking the Green Associate Exam this month. So far, I have purchased the v4 Exam Prep Guide and have access to 6 of the 7 references listed in the Handbook. Do I need to purchase this Core Concepts guide or is the info the Exam Prep Guide sufficient to prepare for the GA exam? Do I need to read all 6 of the references in the Handbook or are those many for the AP exam?

Company Owner, Codart Builders

Is pdf version printable?

Project Manager - Commercial Construction, F H Paschen/S N Nielsen

Unfortunately I have been studying the Second Edition and was not aware it was not relevant for the new test. I wish someone would explain the difference in material but I imagine that will hurt the selling power of this book...

Architect, LRM Architect

I studied the 2nd edition Core Concept quite thoroughly. Has the content changed significantly or just a chapter in the 3rd edition?
Is there a supplemental resource containing the changes from the 2nd to 3rd edition?

HVAC Design Engineer, Hyder Consulting Middle East Limited

All-Inclusive LEED v4 Green Associate Exam Prep I sign up for this one - but I cannot find the LEED Core Concept Guide. Do I have to buy it separately?

Is it better to purchase this book or LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation Guide, LEED v4 Edition ? I also wanted to know that how long does it to receive the book in CANDA? nothing was mentioned about the shipping.

Thank you

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