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Best of Greenbuild Webcast: LEED Credit Strategies for Healthy Spaces

Starts On - June 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
Ends On - June 20, 2018 - 4:45pm

Human health is a key topic for both new and existing spaces. In LEED, the Indoor Environmental Quality category addresses the myriad design strategies and environmental factors—air quality, lighting quality, acoustic design, control over one’s surroundings—that influence the way people learn, work and live.

During this session, LEED subject matter experts will review the credits and some of the research that informed credit requirements, discuss how teams should focus their time based on priorities and present strategies for implementation. Advanced level.

Learning objectives:

  • Provide an overview of how LEED v4 addresses health in all rating systems and contributes to healthy spaces to live, work, learn and play through - LEED BD+C, ID+C, O+M, ND and Homes - and related credits.
  • Review different strategies for achieving the LEED v4 health-related credit across all LEED rating systems.
  • Review real world examples of how LEED health-related credits and strategies have been applied an how to prioritize cedits based on project team goals.
  • Discuss how current conversations around promoting human health through strategies in the built environment has an impact on the development of future LEED credits.

Available credits:

  • 1 GBCI LEED Specific v4: BD+C, ID+C, O+M, ND, HOMES, Green Associate
  • 1 AIA LU/HSW
  • 1 BOMI CPD credit
  • 1 IDCEC credit

This is a self-reporting series for GBCI and BOMI CPD. USGBC Florida will report your AIA credit hours only if you complete the full webcast and we have your AIA member number on the registration form.


  • Free for USGBC Florida members
  • $25 for non-members

In-Person at Auld & White Constructors, 4168 Southpoint Pkwy S Ste 101, Jacksonville, FL 32216
At your Desk via GoToWebinar (watch for email from this registration as there is one more step to get your GTW access)

Two-step registration process
Please note: There is a two step process to this registration. You will receive an email after this (check your junk and clutter mail if you don't receive something) that will have an email with a URL inside the body that you will need to click on and add your name and email to obtain a unique access link directly from GoToWebinar before your registration is complete. To recap, register now, open email from and click on link, add your name and email, and get final email with direct login url for webcast.

Other details
Cost of program includes coffee and bagels unless you are attending remotely, free/$0-$25 depending on membership level, and all proceeds go back into the nonprofit to host more webcasts and support advocacy efforts like educating about solar amendments and trying to save the green building seat on the Florida Building Commission and initiatives like LiveSMART (Sustainable Materials Resources Trailer) that educates 30,000 people a year about sustainable living and green building, LEEDing Tiny (striving to be the first LEED certified tiny house ever), and creating a tiny house community for veterans.