USGBC's LEED: LEED GA- Core Concepts and Strategies
NEXTbuilding Forum is excited to announce and help promote this upcoming class offered through the Alliance for Environmental Sustainability as an outstanding educational opportunity.
Gain essential knowledge of sustainable building concepts fundamental to all LEED rating systems. Learn LEED intents and concepts at the credit category level and basics of the LEED certification process. This course provides a foundation for pursuing the LEED Green Associate exam. The training series concludes with an overview of recommended study methods, exam-taking skills and practice questions for the LEED Green Associate exam. Includes 60-day access to practice online exam questions for studying after the workshop.
Sam Pobst BO+M, BD+C, Homes and ID+C, LEED Faculty
Sam Pobst is the founder of Eco Metrics LLC, a national coalition of green building consultants with expertise in diverse areas of green building specialties, collaborating to advance sustainable building practices. Sam has a degree in Construction Management from Michigan State University, with 40 years of experience in the commercial construction industry. He was a founding member of the US Green Building Council West Michigan Chapter, serving two terms as Chair, and is Past Chair of the USGBC Heartland Regional Council. He is a licensed contractor in the State of Michigan.
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 23, 2012 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, edt
Cost: $140 early bird / $170 standard after 10/10; includes lunch Special offer for friends of NEXTbuilding Forum- Use coupon code 'NEXT' to receive $30 off!
(note, although typically all NBF events are completely free, NBF is helping to promote this event for the Alliance, hence their nominal fee)
If interested in signing up for both of the Alliance's USGBC LEED October events you can receive an additional discount of $50. Go to the registration link for more information or visit AES' website: www.alliancees.org.
Location: BRAG facility, 179 Little Lake Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Registration: Click here to register >>
Alliance for Environmental Sustainability
The Alliance for Environmental Sustainability is a resource dedicated to helping people understand the options available for designing, building and occupying structures that offer environmentally friendly alternatives, energy efficient products and improved indoor air quality. AES is dedicated to helping people understand the options available for designing, building and occupying structures that offer environmentally friendly alternatives, energy efficient products and improved indoor air quality.
AES is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission of providing sustainable building education to the general public and building industry. Due to the need and the emerging interest of green practices, LEED, and sustainability AES has grown and now serves communities throughout the United States. We are the premiere LEED for Homes Service Provider in the Midwest.