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Watch our video below to learn more about the benefits of a LEED professional credential.

Are you ready to set yourself apart in the rapidly expanding field of sustainability? 

With new jobs specifying the need for green building expertise, LEED professional credentials place you a step ahead of the competition. They emphasize your value to environmentally-focused organizations and LEED project teams, putting you in prime position for whatever role you’ve set your sights on.

USGBC offers two types of credentials:

  • The LEED Green Associate credential, your gateway to green, gives you a foundational, up-to-date understanding of current green building principles and best practices.
  • LEED AP with specialty credentials take you to the next level by equipping you with in-depth technical knowledge, as well as expertise in a specific LEED rating system.

Think obtaining a LEED credential is the right next step for you? Visit to learn more about our offerings, register for an exam, and locate appropriate study materials.