A LEED professional credential demonstrates that you are a leader in the ﬁeld and an active participant in the green building movement. With jobs specifying the need for green building expertise, a LEED credential shows a clear commitment to professional growth, while underscoring your value to LEED project teams and sustainability-focused organizations.
IGBC runs regular courses on LEED according to demand. We currently offer LEED Green Associate exam preparation as the first step towards full accreditation as a LEED Accredited Professional.
19 Mountjoy Square East | €300 IGBC Members (€400)
The LEED GA training programme consists of a one-day presentation and workshop to review fundamentals of the LEED systems, the LEED GA exam topics, along with the LEED Green Associate Study Guide and Core Concepts. Book now
19 Mountjoy Square East| 21 March & 4 April | €500 IGBC Members (€650)
This two-day LEED AP Exam Preparation will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to sit the LEED AP exam which tests the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in the design process, to support and encourage integrated design, and to streamline the LEED application and certification process. Book now
LEED Green Associate
The LEED GA training programme consists of a one-day discussion and workshop to review the LEED GA exam topics, along with the LEED GA Study Guide and Core Concepts. Along with this, participants will be able to choose a time slot to view the USGBC’s webinar LEED 201: Core Concepts and Strategies.
The Core Concepts and Strategies webinar provides essential knowledge of sustainable building concepts that are fundamental to all LEED Rating Systems. It begins with an introduction to the benefits and integrative approach to green building, and a brief background on the U.S. Green Building Council and LEED, including basics of the building certification process.
In order to take the exam you will need to register separately through the US GBC in order to schedule an exam through Prometrics exam centres in Ireland. For full detail on this process download the LEEDGreenAssociate-v4-CandidateHandbook
Please note: This programme is not required to take the LEED GA exam, but provides participants with an understanding of the LEED systems and processes for the LEED GA exam, as well as a foundation for working on LEED projects in Ireland or abroad.
LEED Accredited Professional
This two-day LEED AP Exam Preparation course will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to sit the LEED AP exam. The LEED AP exam is designed to test the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in the design process, to support and encourage integrated design, and to streamline the LEED application and certification process.
This is a 15-hour programme, with one conference call and two full day sessions, over the course of 6 weeks. Learners will have either done the LEED Green Associate training or have already taken the LEED Green Associate exam. Previous experience in LEED is strongly recommended, but not required.
This course has been structured around the LEED AP BD+C study guide, but is appropriate for those who plan to take the exam in other specialty areas. Learners will be provided with the candidate handbook for their specialty, and with the LEED AP BD+C study guide. The course begins with a 1 hour webinar, to review the materials and to distribute the 4-week study guide.