Marymount Reston Offers USGBC LEED Accreditation Course

LEED 201: Core Concepts & Strategies
When: Friday, Sept 7     8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Marymount University Reston Center 1861 Wiehle Avenue #110 Reston, VA 20190
USGBC Members
Early (Before August 24)
Early (Before August 24) $295
To Register: Download Registration Form (PDF)

Marymount Reston, in conjunction with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), invites you to register for LEED 201: Core Concepts and Strategies.

  • Completion of this class will qualify you to sit for the Green Associate Exam.
  • Also provides you with the Continuing Education credits/units noted below.

DESCRIPTION:  This workshop provides essential knowledge of the LEED Rating Systems and sustainable building concepts for those seeking a better understanding of LEED or pursuing GBCI’s LEED Green Associate credential. By presenting LEED concepts at the credit category level –- across building types and rating systems –- and basics on the building certification process, this workshop provides the foundation required for any 300-level LEED education offering.  Real project examples help demonstrate and reinforce learning.


  • After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Identify the key components of the LEED Rating System
  • Discuss overall LEED Certification process
  • Describe the intents and associated concepts of each LEED credit category
  • Recognize successful LEED strategies and measurements for achieving credit category goals
  • Explain regulations, recognitions and incentives related to each credit category


Any and all industry professionals seeking to use LEED to build green or to provide services to the building industry:

• Design Professionals • Real Estate Professionals • Building Owners • Service Providers • Product  Manufacturers • Government Officials • Contractors • Tenants • Educators

Approved Credits:  

Credential Maintenance Units
CoreNet (CPD) 7
CSI (CEU) 0.7
Instructor:  LEED Faculty Member Rebecca Flora.

Date, Time, Location and Tuition:  Friday, September 7, 2012 at  Marymount University Reston Center, from 8:30am until 5pm.  Light lunch provided.

USGBC Members Early (Before August 24) $245, Late $275 NO REFUNDS
Non-members  Early (Before August 24) $295, Late $345 NO REFUNDS

To Register: Download Registration Form (PDF)

Questions?: (703) 284-5770

Marymount USGBC LEED flier (PDF)

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