implementing cost-effective green building into your construction practices requires a whole-house approach to building science. In this course, you will learn how to apply green building practices in the construction of a new home, remodel, site development or multifamily project. With a focus on flexibility, a sound knowledge base and cost-effective solutions, the course provides the tools for a successful green project and includes a review of the newly revised ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard™ (NGBS).
Full Course Modules
High Performance Building as a Business Strategy
Operation, Maintenance and Building Owner Education
Site and Lot Design and Development
Building Science and the Whole House
Energy Efficiency – Parts A and B
Indoor Environmental Quality
Green Remodeling – Parts A & B
Marketing Green and High Performance Projects
By completing this course, you will be able to:
Integrate sound building science principles and a whole-house approach into the design, construction and remodeling process.
Analyze an array of water-, resource – and energy-efficiency solutions and techniques as well as indoor environmental quality practices.
Explore how to market and sell in the expanding green home marketplace.
Continuing Education Credits This course is registered with AIA CES for continuing professional education and qualifies for 12.00 LU/HSW Hours.