Low-Impact Development: A Sustainable Site Design Approach for LEED NC and O+M

Green CE, Inc., is an online resource for design professionals who want to learn about green building, sustainability, conservation, and how to create a healthy environment.

Organization Name: 
Green CE
LEED Certification
Degree : 
Certification Maintenance Points

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AIA Course number: GEV00F
USGBC Course ID: 90005338
Credits: 1 AIA/CES LU Hour
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals
1 LEED Specific BD+C GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals
1 LEED Specific O+M GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals

This course provides a review of LEED management best practices, including integrating LEED tasks into standard design phases. It brings tips based in the author’s extensive experience with numerous LEED projects to all LEED APs, and references current USGBC/GBCI LEED products including LEED 2009, LEED Online and Certification process.

Learning Objectives:
1. Define Low Impact Development as a sustainable site
2. Describe which LEED credits can be achieve through a LID site approach
3. Discuss a LEED project example and how LID strategies were used
4. Incorporate LID process and strategies into your LEED projects
5. Communicate the benefits of LEED Sustainable Sites strategies