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Cascadia Green Building Council Tacoma/Olympia Branch Presents a USGBC Video Course
LEED AP’s: Earn 1.5 GBCI Approved LEED Specific Credits
Video: Materials and Resources (LEED for New Construction Credit Review)
The Cascadia Green Building Council is offering low-cost CE videos from it’s subscription to USGBC’s ongoing webinar series. The Tacoma/Olympia Branch is hosting this showing to provide Branch members with the opportunity to earn LEED Specific credits toward their CMP requirements. This session explores the LEED Materials and Resources category in a credit by credit format, reviewing the overall category intent and the individual intents of the prerequisites and credits within it.
The evening will begin with social networking and a display and presentation of green materials demonstrated in EnviroHouse (a display by Tacoma Environmental Services). Bill Smith will present the materials, discuss their cradle-to-grave performance and stay on hand to answer questions.
Tuesday, December 4 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm
5:30 – 6:00 PM Social Networking and EnviroHouse Display (food and drink will be served) 6:00 – 7:00 PM Video: Materials and Resources
1250 Pacific Avenue, Suite 700
Tacoma, WA 98402
$10.00 General public
Free Cascadia members – see membership note below Register at
A certificate for 1.5 hours of GBCI certified LEED Specific credits provided for completing the course.
Materials Display: provided by the City of Tacoma EnviroHouse, dedicated to green building and sustainable living by using premium building materials and products that create a healthier, more energy-efficient and water-efficient home:
More durable materials
Energy Star appliances
Renewable and recycled-content products
Video Course: Learn the technical requirements of the credits and, through real-world case examples shared by USGBC LEED Faculty, strategies that work to achieve them. This five- session webinar series focuses on the technical requirements of the LEED for New Construction and Major Renovations 2009 Rating System, addressing the rating system's seven credit categories: Sustainable Sites (SS), Water Efficiency (WE), Energy and Atmosphere (EA), Materials and Resources (MR), Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), Innovation in Design (ID) and
Regional Priority (RP). Join us as USGBC LEED FacultyTM - both experts in LEED and skilled presenters - share personal case examples and demonstrate how credits have been successfully achieved on real LEED projects.
Note on Cascadia membership: annual individual membership with the Cascadia Green Building Council is $100. A discounted rate of $75 is available if your company is a USGBC member or you are an employee of a Cascadia Sponsor or Partner Organization. For more information and available benefits visit http://living- future.org/cascadia/branches/become-member