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Green by Design

Green by Design - Session III

Course Description:
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:
• Designing and right-sizing mechanical systems for comfort and efficiency
• Comparing high-efficiency lighting and appliances
• Selecting venting, water heating, and plumbing systems
• Exploring zero-energy capable home features and strategies

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 25, 2023
• Quiz - 20 questions
• AEGB on-demand learning end-of-course survey
• Course completion certificate - requires a passing score of 70%

• Michael Husted, Engineer, Austin Energy Green Building
• Conn Fraser, Green Building & Sustainability Consultant Sr, 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.
  • Welcome and Course Materials
  • Participant Survey
  • American Institute of Architects Assurance Slide
  • Green by Design - Session III - Video Presentation
  • Green by Design - Session III - Quiz
  • Green by Design - Session III - End of Course Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever