Masonry and LEED V4.1 (LU/HSW)
Sustainable design and green building are ever-evolving, with the latest version, LEED v4.1 introduced in 2019.
This course will explore the latest modifications to the LEED standard, with a particular emphasis on masonry compliance and contribution. Developed by LEED expert Christine A. Subasic, P.E., LEED A.P., the course will introduce attendees to sustainable design and provide an overview of the LEED Rating System, and its credit categories, with a particular emphasis on Materials and Resources, as well as covering criteria and considerations used in selecting masonry products for LEED projects.
After completing this course, attendees will be able to:
- Understand the changes in the Materials and Resources credit category in LEED v4.
- Identify elements of sustainable design that are not always part of green building rating systems.
- Provide an overview of the LEED v4.1 BD+C New Construction Rating System.
- Explain sustainable design strategies and LEED strategies that utilize masonry.
This course is applicable to all masonry products.
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