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    LEED for Homes Virtual Green Rater Credentialing Training, GreenHome Institute, July 6-17, 2 PM

  • 6 July 2020
  • Start time : 02:00 PM
  • End time : 07:00 PM
  • Event Host : GreenHome Institute
LEED for Homes Virtual Green Rater Credentialing Training
Event Description

LEED® for Homes™ requires third-party on-site verification and performance testing by a LEED Green Rater and demand is growing. Now residential and mixed-use projects of any size can go under the LEED for Homes rating system. If you’re interested in filling this need as part of USGBC’s LEED for Homes Green Rater program, this training is for you. 

The LEED for Homes Green Rater Training is designed to prepare qualified participants to provide verification services on LEED for Homes projects.

Students will

  1. Watch training videos online for each LEED Catagory
  2. Complete a LEED checklist workbook
  3. Discuss questions with students and the instructor on an online chat forum in regards to each of the LEED category/credit
  4. Have access to 1 on 1 video calls with the instructor as needed
  5. Complete all videos, assignments and discussion by June 19th and then the online exam will be given.

There is a 20 attendee limit

Learning Objectives:

Define the responsibilities of a LEED Green Rater in each phase of the project

Manage and conduct verification activities

Effectively use the LEED v4 Homes and Multifamily Workbook

Identify the location key resources

This course provides you with access to the online practice exam once you complete, access to all relevant LEED for homes files for documentation, Green Rater client contract draft, free access to an all-day LEED for Homes workshop recorded training and the opportunity to get optional mentorship from a GHI Green Rater Team Member.

This training is intended for professionals with a minimum of three years’ experience in the residential construction industry and basic residential green building knowledge who are interested in providing verification services on  LEED for Homes projects. Those with a background in on-site verification and/or energy rating are particularly qualified along with HERS, ASHRAE or BPI professionals.

This is also a great session for those managing a LEED project and what to know what the green raters will be looking for so that you make the project go smoother.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • GreenHome Institute
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Brett Little - Executive Director - LEED Home Assistant Quality Control / Green Rater / Faculty

      Brett Little is the Executive Director at GreenHome Institute (GHI), a nonprofit whose mission is to empower people to make healthier and more sustainable choices in the renovation and construction of the places we live in. Brett has served as Executive Director since 2011 and since then has helped oversee the LEED for Homes program ensuring certification over nearly 5,000 units across 100's of projects. Brett helps to instructor moderate education sessions that are both online and in-person, oftentimes conducting more than 50 per year. He serves as a LEED for Homes Green Rater on small, affordable housing projects in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. Additionally, he helps administer Enterprise Green Communities on Low-income Housing Projects across the Midwest region.
  • Logistics / Parking
    • There is a 20 attendee limit
  • Event type
    • Webinar

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