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The GreenHome Institute’s – “LEED for Homes Green Rater Training Live & Virtual Mailing List”

September 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

Become a LEED for Homes Green Rater and Help Advance Green Residential Building!

About this event

With over 2 million LEED® for Homes™ registered spaces worldwide, LEED is the international rating system to ensure residential buildings are better. LEED 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!

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https://greenhomeinstitute.thinkific.com/courses/leedgreenraterondemand

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

A majority of the course is online and on-demand, on your time.

There are 3 hours of live training you must complete that GHI offers every month or you can schedule a training with us any time. Please register here to get started now.  Cost $800 nonmembers or $650.00 for GHI members.

If you cannot attend this time frame you can schedule a personalized meeting at any time with the below choices.

We can schedule a personal training any time our trainer is available for an additional $1,000 however that fee can be waived if the training is used as a real LEED project plan review when you obtain GHI as your LEED H provider. We also have personalized trainings for large companies training 3 or more at one time.  Contact Brett.Little@greenhomeinstitute.org

More about the training.

All Students will

    1. Watch training videos online for each LEED Category on your time during the training period. These must be completed before the live course.
    2. Complete a LEED checklist workbook based on an example project
    3. Discuss questions with students and the instructor on an online chat forum in regards to each of the LEED category/credit
    4. Attend a 3-hour live session where we will go over your homework and other questions
    5. Complete all videos, assignments, and discussions by the last day and then take a practice quiz
    6. Be encouraged to take the GBCI Green Rater official quiz during the course with the group
    7. Access to a building science CEU course discount to help you complete your application

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

Audience

This training is intended for professionals with a minimum of three years of 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.

Continuing Education –  15 Hours (includes modules) 

RESNET – 10 hours

GBCI / LEED AP Homes – 15 hours only

BPI:  8.5 CEUs

AIA/HSW*

NARI Green

Certified GreenHome Professional

AIBD*

*May be applicable to your local state-based design or contractor license

Cost and Registration

There are 3 hours of live training you must complete that GHI offers every month or you can schedule a training with us any time. Please register here to get started now.  Cost $800 nonmembers or $650.00 for GHI members.

Register now hew!

https://greenhomeinstitute.thinkific.com/courses/leedgreenraterondemand

Bonuses! – Looking to become a National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Verifier? This is 1 pathway to get qualified for that credential.

All trained LEED green raters are qualified to be GreenStar Homes Certification Assessors and DOE Home Energy Score Assessors.

Instructor

Brett Little – Program Manager – LEED – AP Homes / Assistant Quality Control / Green Rater / Faculty

Brett has served at GHI since 2011 and since then has helped oversee the LEED for Homes program ensuring certification over nearly 10,000 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.

There are 3 hours of live training you must complete that GHI offers every month or you can schedule a training with us any time. Please register here to get started now.  Cost $800 nonmembers or $650.00 for GHI members.

Register here now or view the first session free

https://greenhomeinstitute.thinkific.com/courses/leedgreenraterondemand

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