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LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites (BD+C/ID+C)

GBCI: 0920008696

Looking for quick, just-in-time support for LEED v4? This series includes brief tutorials that explain the inner workings of the specific Sustainable Sites credits in LEED.
Eligible for 1.5 CE HOURS.
  • 1.5 CE

  • LEED AP BD+C
  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP ID+C

Rating system: v4, SITES v2

Published on: May 11, 2016

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Working on a LEED project, or hoping to learn more about specific credit requirements? Check out this series of brief videos, tutorials, and resources to support your success with LEED.

Each individual session covers a specific credit in LEED, sharing one or more quick videos explaining key concepts. Ranging from case studies to calculator walk-throughs, these sessions focus on the specifics that you need to know as a LEED practitioner and bring the LEED reference guide to life. Check back as you work on these credits on your project as additional content is being added regularly.

To earn CE hours for this series:

  • View the videos for each of the included sessions
  • Return to this page and pass the quiz

Additional Resources:

For instructors interested in using this content in a course we recommend starting with the Instructor Guide.

If you would prefer to view an overview only of all of the Sustainable Sites credits, view LEED v4 Rating System Review (BD+C and ID+C): Sustainable Sites.

To view the language for each credit, view the:

For submittal documentation tips, click the RESOURCES tab within each credit or download the LEED v4 Submittal Tips BD+C.

Looking for support for the SS O+M credits in LEED v4?

Objectives

  1. Articulate the requirements of specific LEED v4 SS BD+C/ID+C credits (such as the LEED v4 SS credit Rainwater management)
  2. Articulate the intent behind specific LEED v4 SS BD+C/ID+C credits (such as the LEED v4 SS credit Site assessment)
  3. Document LEED v4 SS BD+C/ID+C credits, using available resources (such as the LEED v4 SS credit Open space)
  4. Identify best practices of successful LEED v4 BD+C/ID+C projects
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Included sessions

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Heat island reduction

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Light pollution reduction

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Open space

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Rainwater management

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Prerequisite: Construction activity pollution prevention

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Site development - protect or restore habitat

 

LEED v4 Credit Tutorials: Sustainable Sites
(BD+C/ID+C)
Credit: Site assessment