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Green Building: Codes, Standards and Rating Systems

Fall 2013
Scottsdale Community College

Fall Term

This course (BLT142) is being offered Fall semester at Scottsdale Community College for three credit hours.


In depth review and discussion of the new International Green Construction Code, ASHRAE 189.1 Standard for the Design of High-Performance Green Buildings, Green Building Assessment Protocol (ANSI/GBI01-2010), National Green Building Standard (ICC 700), LEED, Green Globes and a number of local/regional green building rating systems. The class will address codes and standards in the broader context of public health, safety and general welfare. It will examine site development and land use, material resource conservation, energy efficiency, water resource conservation, indoor environmental quality, building commissioning, operations, and maintenance. The class will include hands-on applications, exercises and tools for effectively applying green codes, standards and rating systems on residential and commercial projects.



The course will meet each week starting August 19, 2013 (Monday) from
6:00 PM - 8:45 PM in the Applied Sciences Building, Room 290 (AP 290) at Scottsdale Community College.


Tuition fee is $228.  Register online at www.scottsdalecc.edu or call 480-423-6100 for further information.


Course Information

Please call Anthony Floyd, Scottsdale Green Building Program Manager at 480-312-4202 for additional information.