Credits: 1 AIA LU/Elective; 0.1 IACET CEU*; 1 IIBEC CEH
LEED, National Green Building Standard, Enterprise Green Communities...with so many options how do teams decide which to use? This presentation will highlight the key differences, comparisons and benefits between the three most popular national green certifications, and applicability on various multifamily project types. Listeners will understand some of the key differences between these popular programs and gain knowledge on various types of projects that fit within each of these programs.
Participants will gain preliminary guidance on how to determine early on in project planning, which program will be the best fit. We will outline a clear idea of multiple benefits of certifying your project under a green program. The target audience for this presentation will be builders, developers, architects, engineers, consultants, finance and housing authority members and property owners.
- Determine an applicable green program for use on potential future projects.
- Explain the key requirements and differences between the three most popular national green certifications.
- Identify next steps to pursuing a certification under one of these programs.
- Apply a better understanding of the benefits of green building to the builders, owners and tenants of multifamily buildings.