US Green Building Council

The workshop provides an introduction to USGBC, green building principles and the basics of LEED. Learn about green building motivators, best practices, incentives, and intentions of LEED concepts and terms for each LEED credit category. Above fee is a suggested price. Prices vary by location and delivery partner. Select the “Purchase Info” for more information.

Who should attend:

This course for those new to green building and looking to learn the basics of green building and LEED Green Building Rating System.


Describe green building and the role of USGBC and LEED
Recognize the intents of each LEED Credit Category
Explain key sustainability terms and concepts
Identify green building best practices
Examine cutting-edge examples of green building
Explain cost considerations
Recognize your role in green building