Join us for a Lunch and Learn Webinar as we take a look at the LEED Green Associate accreditation. The LEED Green Associate credential designates individuals who have a documented, up-to-date understanding of the most current green building principles and practices. The LEED Green Associate is a foundational credential and for many it is the first step before earning advanced credentials
The LEED Green Associate exam measures general knowledge of green building practices and how to support others working on LEED projects. The exam is ideal for those new to green building.
WHO BENEFITS FROM BECOMING A LEED GREEN ASSOCIATE?
Virtually everyone who currently works in commercial real estate or is looking to enter a related field can benefit by becoming a LEED GA. Where you are a college student looking to differentiate yourself from other new graduates or a seasoned professional looking to expand your knowledge and project or career options, LEED professionals are in high demand. Some common positions held by Green Associates include:
- College students
- General Contractors
- Real Estate Professionals
- City and Neighborhood Planners
- Interior Designers
- Property Managers
- Facility Maintenance Staff
- Construction Superintendents
HOW DO I BECOME A LEED GREEN ASSOCIATE?
The Green Associate credential is earned by passing the 100-question LEED Green Associate exam administered by the Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). LEED GA is a prerequisite for the next level: LEED Accredited Professional, or LEED AP.