The LEED Green Associate credential demonstrates a solid and current foundation in green building principles and practices. From marketers to lawyers, landscape architects to education professionals, and product manufacturers to policymakers, LEED Green Associates enjoy a broad understanding of sustainability that bolsters their careers and enhances their lives.
LEED Green Associates earn their credential by passing a two-hour, computer-based exam comprising 100 randomly delivered multiple-choice questions. The LEED Green Associate credential denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction and operations. Professions that may be interested in the LEED Green Associate include real estate, law, planning, manufacturing, marketing, leasing, sales, education and those new to green building.
The LEED Green Associate (GA) is a credential for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. It denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction, and operations. You must successfully take and pass the LEED GA exam, as well as fulfill experience requirements to become a LEED GA. The Green Associate credential also serves as the first step for professionals pursuing a LEED AP with specialization. This 7 hour, one day course prepares students to sit for the 100-question LEED Green Associate Exam. The LEED Green Associate exam is administered by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). A passing score on the exam will earn the candidate the internationally recognized LEED Green Associate Accreditation.
7 Hour course includes:
• A comprehensive study plan
• Guidance in navigating through the application/registration process
• Exam details, test-taking tips and resources
• A walk through relevant green building and LEED concepts
• Practice exam questions and answers
• Access to instructors after the class to answer questions
• M3D Consulting LLC Letter of Attestation to achieve eligibility to sit for the LEED GA exam