High Performance Building for Building Professionals

  • Implementing cost-effective green building into your construction practices requires a whole-house approach to building science. In this course, you will learn how to apply green building practices in the construction of a new home, remodel, site development or multifamily project. With a focus on flexibility, a sound knowledge base and cost-effective solutions, the course provides the tools for a successful green project and includes a review of the newly revised ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard™ (NGBS). This course can be taken in its entirety or you may choose to take one to 10 different modules focused on a specific high performance topic.

    By completing this course, you will be able to:

    • Integrate sound building science principles and a whole-house approach into the design, construction and remodeling process.
    • Analyze an array of water-, resource- and energy-efficiency solutions and techniques as well as indoor environmental quality practices.
    • Examine specific practices in each chapter of the NGBS.
    • Explore how to market and sell in the expanding green home marketplace.

    This course is registered with AIA CES for continuing professional education and qualifies for 12.00 LU/HSW Hours.

    Course ID: HPBBP00

    NAHB Continuing Education: 12 hours toward CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGP, CGR, CMP, CSP, , GMB, GMR, , Master CGP, Master CSP and MIRM. NAHB Designations: CGA, CGB, CGP, GMR, Master CGP, Master CSP 

    imageThe National Association of Home Builders is a Registered Provider with The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems.  Credit(s) earned on completion of this course will be reported to AIA CES for AIA members.  Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

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Introduction to High Performance Building for Building Professionals
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High Performance Building as a Business Strategy
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Operation, Maintenance and Building Owner Education
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Site and Lot Design and Development
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Resource Efficiency
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Building Science and the Whole House
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Energy Efficiency Part A
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Energy Efficiency - Part B
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Indoor Environmental Quality
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Water Efficiency
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Green Remodeling - Part A
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Green Remodeling - Part B
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Marketing Green and High Performance Projects
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Course Test
30 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  21/30 points to pass
30 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  21/30 points to pass This test contains 30 questions and requires 21 correct answers to pass. For each question in this test, select only ONE ANSWER based on the information in the High Performance Building for Building Professionals course materials.
Course Evaluation
10 Questions
10 Questions Please fill out the evaluation below with your feedback about the course. You must complete the evaluation to receive your Certificate of Completion. Click the link below when you are ready to begin.
Certificate of Completion
12.00 Continuing Education credits  |  Certificate available
12.00 Continuing Education credits  |  Certificate available
AIA Course Test
30 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  24/30 points to pass
30 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  24/30 points to pass This 30-question exam will cover the material presented in this course. In order to qualify for AIA continuing education credit and print your Certificate of Completion, you must receive a score of 80% or better and complete an evaluation. If you do not score 80% or better, then you can retake the exam as many times as necessary until you pass. For each question in this test, select only ONE ANSWER based on the information in the High Performance Building for Building Professionals course materials.
AIA - Course Evaluation
11 Questions
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AIA - Certificate of Completion
12.00 LU/HSW credits  |  Certificate available
12.00 LU/HSW credits  |  Certificate available