Prepared by the world's most trusted LEED exam prep provider, this LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation Introductory Course will introduce students to the LEED rating system and provide deep insight about the principles of green buildings. This course is designed to be a solid starting point for the candidates who want to earn the LEED Green Associate credential, which is created for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. Please note that this course in an introductory course, and cannot be used as a complete exam preparation material for the LEED Green Associate exam.
On the first section, the course will provide deep insight about green buildings and sustainability, and explain the main principles behind green buildings. The discussion will then continue with the integrative process, which is one of the main elements of green building design and construction. In the second section, the students will be introduced to the U.S. Green Building Council, LEED, and the LEED professional credentials. Next, the candidates will be introduced to the structure of the LEED rating system and will gain a deeper understanding on how the LEED rating system actually works.
The course will help the student to learn, rather than to memorize the essential information for the exam. It does not matter how much time passes after taking the exam, as learning the real reasons behind the green building and LEED principles through observation will help to consolidate this information concisely.
This course is also recommended for students, professionals, and anyone who has not chosen to take an LEED professional exam, but nonetheless retains a strong interest in LEED and green buildings.