Sustainability Education Series - 4. GREEN CERTIFICATIONS, LABELS, AND STANDARDS

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  • Training
  • Online
  • Duration:
    Flexible
Description

The growing green certification, labels, and standards can be confusing and overwhelming. A green certification is supposed to be an indication that green principles are practiced and that dynamic, ongoing sustainability practices are in place. This training will review techniques for determining legitimacy and credibility and performance. Industry certifications in building, consumer products, environmental landscaping, fleet management, and lodging/tourism are just some of the areas that will be covered. Concise online sustainability training courses on a variety of different topics - with action steps to actually plan for sustainability, directives to manage waste and what can be recycled, providing accountability for corporations and government agencies. Each training topic is presented in a small group (2-6) of 15-minute modules, meaning it's easy to fit green e-learning into even the busiest workday schedule. The Sustainability Education Series bears the approval of The U.S. Green Building Council / Green Building Certification Institute. Therefore, these On-line courses in the Sustainability Education series can be used by LEED Professionals towards receiving Continuing Education credits. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a system used to rate buildings, homes and neighbourhoods on their 'green' construction, performance. Each training module provides information and directions for facilitating and developing key sustainability initiatives. These training modules deliver practical, hands-on application for each topic. This training series is for any company or government who is establishing an effort for awareness and who desires to educate employees with a high-quality curriculum. These courses are self-paced and the user can leave and comeback to your course at anytime, on demand. Customer Support is offered by email.

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Video/graphics card: nVIDIA GeForce 2, GeForce 4mx, or better; or ATI Radeon 8500, 9250 or better High-speed internet (Cable or DSL) Processor: 800MHz Pentium III or better Memory: 256MB or better Browser: Preferred - Firefox or Chrome with an up-to-date Flash plug-in or Internet Explorer version IE8+ Active Scripting: Enabled (Tools>Internet Options>Security>Custom Level) If you have any access problems, consider using the Mozilla Firefox browser (rather than Internet Explorer, Netscape, or Safari). If you do not have Firefox, you may download it from the Mozilla website.

Course programme

TRAINING MODULES: 4 DURATION: 15 minutes each

Module Titles:
 Green Certifications and Standards
 Energy Ratings and Audits Defined
 Certifications and Energy Standards Case Studies
 Green Building – Adding to the Bottom Line

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Comments: The growing green certification, labels, and standards can be confusing and overwhelming. A green certification is supposed to be an indication that green principles are practiced and that dynamic, ongoing sustainability practices are in place. This training will review techniques for determining legitimacy and credibility and performance. Industry certifications in building, consumer products, environmental landscaping, fleet management, and lodging/tourism are just some of the areas that will be covered.
Contact person: Smita