ABOUT THIS COURSE:
Low-carbon, energy-efficient construction will play a critical role in meeting increasingly stringent local and national building performance goals. These projects will require an understanding of new technologies, processes, and improved coordination across disciplines.
GPRO Construction Management provides practitioners with sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction, as well as how to avoid common mistakes.
This course is ideal for a range of construction professionals, including:
Participants take a one-day live training and then finish GPRO CM by completing three online electives that are most relevant to their work. Students who take 3 electives and pass the online exam with an 80% or higher become a GPRO Certificate Holder. Taught by highly knowledgeable industry professionals, participants will leave the course with practical steps to direct and manage successful, sustainable, and cost-effective projects.
This class session will be held virtually over zoom.
Explain the key coordination issues and documentation requirements that are unique to high- performance construction at each stage of a project.
Describe responsibilities of the CM and project team to ensure building performance.
Implement sustainable construction processes and communicate required information to subcontractors and trades.
Coordinate testing, inspection, and commissioning activities to ensure intended performance.
-GBCI: Approved for 7 CE Credits
- AIA CES: Approved for 7 LU/HSW Hours
- PDH: 7 Credits
-Three required electives will vary in length (30-60 minutes each) and range in credits.
Oliver Holmes, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Oliver Holmes is a mechanical engineer, licensed professional engineer and LEED AP. Oliver has worked in building design, construction and operation at Rensselaer and Williams College, helping to reduce energy consumption by 15% and water usage by 50%. With his passion for sustainability, Oliver has taught as an adjunct faculty member for 20 years, and delivered Urban Green Council courses for eight years.
GPRO is a comprehensive national training and certificate program developed by Urban Green Council. The program teaches the principles of sustainability and trade-specific green construction knowledge to people who build, renovate and maintain buildings.
GPRO courses range from our foundational course, Fundamentals of Building Green, to technical trade-specific classes focused on filling the green-gap between energy efficiency and conventional building and construction knowledge. Working with unions, USGBC chapters, non-profits, workforce development groups and real estate companies throughout North America, we have trained over 16,000 building professionals to date.SUBSIDIZED TRAINING:
NYSERDA fully subsidizes the cost of this training for anyone in one of the below groups who lives or works in New York State. Please reach out to email@example.com for details on how to register.
|Date||Tue, Feb 28 9:00 am GMT-5 (America/New_York)|
|End Date||Tue, Feb 28 5:00 pm GMT-5 (America/New_York)|
|Event Time Zone||EST|
|Individual Price||$100 course fee|
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