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Green by Design

Green by Design - Session I


Description
Course Description:
AIA HSW LUs = 2, GBCI CEUs = Self Reporting
Learn how to build, remodel, or buy green homes that improve energy and water efficiency, increase comfort, and reduce maintenance. The sessions are designed to provide a choice of topics based on your green building needs.

Austin Energy Green Building team members host the sessions and provide insight and experience on sustainable building practices.

Learning Objectives:
• Identifying home design priorities with sustainability concepts in mind
• Understanding how sustainability applies to home design
• Learning how project location, site, and climate affect the design of a sustainable home
• Choosing your team and rating with Austin Energy Green Building

Course Length:
The entire course takes about two hours to complete. You can start and stop as needed throughout the course.

Course Outline:
• Course welcome and materials
• Participant survey
• Seminar video recorded April 11, 2023
• Quiz - 20 questions
• AEGB on-demand learning end-of-course survey
• Course completion certificate - requires a passing score of 70%

Speakers:
• Heidi Kasper, Energy Efficiency Services Manager, Austin Energy Green Building
• Lee Doar, Utility Strategist, Austin Energy Green Building

Continuing Education Credits:
• This seminar is approved for 2 AIA Learning Units | Health, Safety, and Welfare (LU/HSW).
• Certificates will be sent to your registered email after successfully passing the quiz and completing the
entire course. You can also find your certificates in the “My Certificates” under the profile menu.
• AIA Learning Units are reported by AEGB staff if you provided your AIA number when setting up your profile.
• If you are taking this course to meet a measure for an AEGB rating, please email the certificate to your AEGB representative.

Any questions regarding CE credits can be emailed to greenbuilding@austinenergy.com.
Content
  • Welcome and Course Materials
  • Participant Survey
  • American Institute of Architects Assurance Slide
  • Green by Design - Session I - Video Presentation
  • Green by Design - Session I - Quiz
  • Green by Design - Session I - End of Course Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever