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Western North Carolina Green Building Council

Education

   

Web Based Education

REGREEN- Residential Remodeling Webinar Seriers - These live and pre-recorded 90-minute webinars are project-based, showcase the REGREEN Guidelines in action and feature multiple presenters who share their practice perspectives.

WNC Green Building Council & AB Tech GIST- Educational Videos - This comprehensive website has been created as a partnership between WNCGBC and AB Tech GIST to store video content for the best practices in green building to be used as an educational resource for homeowners, building professionals and students.

Green Builder magazine's video series - Some great videos on a variety of green building materials and technologies.

Southface Energy Institute‚Äôs online training - These online courses represent cutting-edge trends and best practices for sustainable design and construction.

Affordable Green Academy -This site provides a FREE series of courses and case studies on the nuts and bolts of building affordable green housing.

USGBC Webinars -Live and archived webinars of USGBC and LEED related course material.

Sustainable Community Development Certificate Program at Colorado State -A program to enhance your ability to empower people through sustainable community development with this highly-flexible certificate program. The program, offered through Village Earth, uses a multi-sector, participatory approach to learning.

Haywood Community College Building Construction Technology -Green Building Program -Curriculums in the Architecture and Construction Technology pathway are designed to prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the fields of architecture, construction, construction management, and other associated professions.

U Mass Online Green Building Professional Development Series -The is a professional series that can earn undergraduate credit or if you are looking simply for professional development, continuing education credit options are available.

Gatlin Education Services: Principles of Green Buildings -A program developed and written in partnership with nationally recognized building science experts from Advanced Energy of North Carolina. This course will introduce and provide the science behind the House as a System by going through all of the major sub-systems that affect the way the entire structure system performs.

Energy Star.gov Webinars- Free Archived recordings of Energy Star Webinars

Sustainability Webinars, Video, How Renewable Energy Credits Work, Carbon Offsets, Greenhouse Gas Inventories, Green Meetings - Renewable Choice Energy-Renewable Choice Sustainability Webinars

LEED Online Training | Green-Buildings.com -Online LEED training courses and classes for continuing education and test preparation.

 

Curriculum Education

Green Opportunities- offering pathways into WNC's green Economy

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Construction Science - Offering a full array of academic and hands-on classes on Building Science, renewable energy and green building.

Blue Ridge Community College -Sustainable Technology