Lunch & Learn BD+C LEED Specific Webinar Series

  • Friday, March 18, 2011
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Cannon Design, 111 W. Washington, Suite 2100, Chicago, IL


Please note that registration is non-refundable.
If you experience any registration difficulties or have questions please contact our office at 312-245-8300.
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Join the USGBC Illinois Chapter's Chicago Branch to earn 1.5 BD+C LEED Specific GBCI CE Hours every month in 2011!

The Illinois Chapter has purchased a subscription to offer USGBC's archived webinars in group settings in order to offer LEED Specific credential maintenance opportunities to our members. One friday each month, you will have the opportunity to earn 1.5 BD+C LEED Specific hours at one of these in-person webinar viewings.

We are offering session packages for Chapter Members only. You can purchase a 5-pack or 10-pack for this series. If you purchase the 5-pack, you will receive an email from Chapter staff w/ a registration code to use on any 5 sessions.

The 10 sessions in this series will include:

3/18: BD+C 252 - Sustainable Sites
4/22: BD+C 252 - Water Efficiency & Innovation in Design
5/20: BD+C 252 - Energy & Atmosphere
6/17: BD+C 252 - Materials & Resources
7/15: BD+C 252 - Indoor Environmental Quality
8/26: BD+C 302 - Energy Consumption & EA Credit 1
9/16: BD+C 302 - Systems Design & EA Credit 1
10/21: BD+C 302 - Renewable Energy & EA Credits 1 & 2
11/18: IEQ Prerequisite 1: Common Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
12/16: LEED Implementation on Campus: Strategies from Higher Ed, Government & Commercial Real Estate

View full descriptions of each session on the Chapter's website. (Later sessions may be subject to change as new topics become available to the Chapter.)

The first session is BD+C 252: Sustainable Sites on March 18, 2011.

Session 1 Description - BD+C 252 - Sustainable Sites: This session explores the LEED Sustainable Sites category in a credit by credit format, reviewing the overall category intent and the individual intents of the prerequisites and credits within it. Learn the technical requirements of the credits and, through real-world case examples shared by USGBC LEED Faculty, strategies that work to achieve them.

Session 1 Learning Objectives
  • Identify Sustainable Sites prerequisite and credit intents and requirements for LEED for New Construction 2009
  • Recognize potential strategies and relevant team members for achieving Sustainable Sites credits
  • Describe key Sustainable Sites metrics and standards
  • Understand basic documentation considerations for Sustainable Sites
  • Describe examples of Regional Priority credits related to Sustainable Sites
  • Recognize tools and resources for applying Sustainable Sites credits to building projects
Session 1 Instructors: Brian Dunbar, Institute for the Built Environment, Colorado State University, and Lynn Simon, Simon & Associates


Package: Any 5 Sessions: $45 Members
Package: All 10 Sessions: $90 Members
Session 1 Only: $10 Members
Session 1 Only: $25 Nonmembers

Registration packages are a membership benefit and are available to Chapter Members only.

Locations (first 3 sessions):
Cannon Design
111 W. Washington, Suite 2100
Chicago, IL

All remaining sessions will take place in the loop of downtown Chicago. Exact locations TBD.

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