The Green Construction course focuses on the major factors that play into a green construction project including conservation of natural resources; reduction of carbon emissions; water resource use and conservation; reduction of soil, water and air pollution; and indoor air quality. Participants learn how these emerging issues influence their work and the potential future impact of growth in renewable energy, sustainable buildings, and green construction.

Topics Covered

  • Definitions of Green
  • Green Rating Systems
  • Green Construction Procedures
  • Overview of Alternate Energy Sources