October | 2013
Green Building Workshops
Stay up to date on the latest green building practices, marketing solutions, news and trends while receiving CEU recertification credits. Food will be provided at each workshop.
Foundation Moisture: Codes and Strategies
Wed., Oct. 30 | San Francisco
Join Build It Green for a special workshop addressing foundation moisture control as it applies to new residential construction. In this session, we will discuss the CALGreen foundation moisture control codes and strategies to design, specify, and install vapor retarders and capillary breaks for slab on grade and basement conditions.
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GreenPoint Rated Version 6 Webinars
Join Build it Green to learn about changes in the new GreenPoint Rated Version 6, and to prepare your business for its implementation in 2014. During fall 2013, Build It Green will offer this webinar multiple times for your convenience. We have also scheduled mandatory webinars specifically for Raters.
GreenPoint Rated - All About Version 6 (for the public and building professionals)
Nov. 6, 2013 | Register Now
Dec. 3, 2013 | Register Now
Jan. 15, 2014 | Register Now
GreenPoint Rated Version 6 for Raters (mandatory for all Raters)
Nov. 13, 2013 | Register Now (login required)
Dec. 10, 2013 | Register Now (login required)
Jan. 23, 2014 | Register Now (login required)
Raters: To maintain your Rater certification, you will be required to participate in a live or recorded webinar on GPR v6.0.
GreenPoint Rated Trainings
These certifications are ideal for architects, builders, city building officials, designers, or green consultants who wish to learn the principles of green building and help their clients participate in the GreenPoint Rated Program, the most trusted certification for green homes.
Certified Green Building Professional Training (CGBP)
Oct. 23-24 | San Jose
This two-day course introduces the main principles of green building and the systems approach to the design, construction and operation of buildings. It provides an understanding of energy efficiency, resource conservation, water conservation, and indoor air quality, and how to effectively convey the importance of these principles and market your business to homeowners.
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GreenPoint Core (GPR Core)
Oct. 29-30, Nov. 2 | Oakland
This course introduces you to all GreenPoint Rated systems and includes basic policies and procedures, program requirements, verifications of select measures, and the differing roles of advisors and raters. GreenPoint Rated Core is a pre-requisite for most of our other GreenPoint Rated trainings and starts you on the path to becoming a GreenPoint Rater or Advisor.
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or equivalent training
California Multifamily Existing Building Program Training
Dec. 9-14 | Oakland
Completing the California Multifamily Existing Building Training can qualify Raters to perform whole-building energy audits, recommendations and third-party verification under the Energy Upgrade California Multifamily program.
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Prerequisites: GPR Core
Browse these offerings for building professionals from Build It Green partners and other organizations.
Webinar: What Your Family Needs to Know About Your Business
Thurs., Oct. 17 | BuilderLink | Learn More
Advanced GETS Course to Earn Your BPI Building Analyst Certification
Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Saturdays | Oct. 22 - Nov. 16 | Berkeley, CA | Rising Sun Energy Center | Learn More
(call Rising Sun for more details)
Green Homes Expertise for Real Estate Professionals
Oct. 22 | Santa Rosa | PG&E | Learn More
Oct. 23 | San Francisco | PG&E | Learn More
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