RECORDED: Introduction to GBI and Green Globes for New Construction 2021
Wednesday October 27, 2021 1:00 PM ET / 10:00 AM PT
This course is intended for design and construction professionals interested in third-party sustainable building rating systems. It provides an introduction to the Green Building Initiative and an overview of the Green Globes certification with a primary focus on the New Construction (NC) program, the implementation of ANSI Standard (ANSI/GBI 01-2021: Green Globes Assessment Protocol for Design, New Construction, and Major Renovations).
• Explain the relationship of the Green Building Initiative with Green Globes, a three-in-one certification that evaluates the sustainability, health and wellness, and resilience of individual buildings or entire portfolios.
• Review the Green Globes NC online questionnaire and the opportunity it provides for evaluating methods to achieve energy savings, decrease maintenance costs and reduce environmental impacts.
• Recall the Green Globes for New Construction environmental assessment areas, key concepts, criteria organization, and scoring method.
• Summarize the Green Globes assessment process and identify the available user support tools.
Approved for 1 LU AIA credits