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July and August bring many opportunities to earn LEED-specific CEUs.

Do you need continuing education credits? Are you looking to expand your understanding of green building and related topics? USGBC and its community network offer a range of online learning opportunities every month.

Check out our list of upcoming courses:

First Friday Webinar: Getting to Know WELL

When: July 12, 12:15–1:30 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 LEED-specific CE credit for LEED AP BD+C, O+M, and ID+C, and for LEED Green Associate

The WELL Building Standard (a new rating system from IWBI) provides a structure for evaluating wellness strategies for building design and operational elements, built from a collection of research findings that support the benefits to health and well-being. Our WELL experts will show how recent research in this area supports the business case for this intense focus on health, identify similarities and overlapping strategies between LEED and WELL, and share critical differences between the two rating systems.

Tuesday Talk: Public Transit and Local Leadership

When: July 9, 12–1 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 general GBCI CE

Hear noted urbanist and planner Jarret Walker, and Scott Haggard, Director of Government and External Affairs of the Atlanta-Region Transit Link Authority, discuss human-centered transit design and how this concept relates to transit in Atlanta.

Second Friday LEED Webinar: Getting to Know WELL

When: July 12, 12:15–1:30 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 LEED-specific CE credit for LEED AP BD+C, O+M, and ID+C, and for LEED Green Associate

The WELL Building Standard (a new rating system from IWBI) provides a structure for evaluating wellness strategies for building design and operational elements, built from a collection of research findings that support the benefits to health and well-being. Our WELL experts will show how recent research in this area supports the business case for this intense focus on health, identify similarities and overlapping strategies between LEED and WELL, and share critical differences between the two rating systems.

Building as an Organism—Understanding the Integrative Process in LEED v4.1

When: July 12, 12–1 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 LEED-specific CE credit for LEED AP BD+C and LEED Green Associate

This webinar will explore why to engage in the Integrative Design Process, how to get started and how to document for LEED.

Best of Greenbuild: Building the First LEED Platinum City

When: July 17, 7:30–8:30 a.m. EDT
Credits: 1 GBCI CE credit, 1 BOMI credit and 1 AIA HSW

Learn how Washington, D.C., became the first LEED Platinum City. Our panel will discuss how this achievement was the result of a major multi-stakeholder collaboration nearly 10 years in the making.

LEED v4 Online Discussion Forum: Location and Sites in LEED v4.1

When: July 25, 12–1 p.m. EDT
Credit: 1 LEED-specific CE credit

This month's discussion forum will feature a recording of a past "Ask the Experts" session where attendees connected directly with USGBC and GBCI experts on Location and Sites in LEED v4.1 and asked questions.

First Friday Webinar: Performance Score and LEED O+M Certification

When: August 2, 12:15–1:30 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 LEED-specific CE credit for LEED AP BD+C and O+M and for LEED Green Associate, and 1 AIA LU

This course will review the Arc platform and how it is used to pursue and certify projects from Performance Score to certification in LEED v4 Operations and Maintenance (O+M), as well as share the similarities with certification in LEED v4.1 O+M.

Energy Savings in Healthcare

When: August 9, 12–1 p.m. EDT
Credits: 1 LEED-specific CE credit for LEED AP BD+C and and LEED Green Associate

This course will provide an overview of high-performance criteria for inpatient health care facility HVAC systems, as well as discuss energy usage and costs for these facilities. Learners will gain knowledge of various energy strategies for health care facilities.

Looking for more online opportunities to learn about sustainable building and pick up CEs? Read the Spring 2019 issue of USGBC+, which focuses on the state of the green building market, and take a quiz to earn up to 1.5 CE hours. USGBC's Center for Green Schools also hosts monthly webcasts on a variety of topics aimed at expanding your knowledge of green schools issues and connecting you to industry experts and partners.