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Introduction to Green Building Technologies

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Length

28 Hours

Format

Languages

English

Start Dates

February 14, 2024

Registration Deadlines

March 15, 2024

About this microcredential

This microcredential introduces learners to green building technologies and the skills needed for employment opportunities. It reinforces the need to create sustainable communities to address climate change leveraging the work of the Canada Green Building Council and industry best practices. The microcredential concludes with an emphasis on the relevance of green building practices and environmental stewardship through an Indigenous lens for Truth and Reconciliation.

What will you learn?

This awareness-raising course introduces learners to green building technologies and the range of skills needed for employment opportunities in this growing sector. This course reinforces the need to create sustainable communities to address climate change by leveraging the work of the Canada Green Building Council and industry best practices.

How does this prepare you for the low carbon economy?

It contributes to Canada’s action on climate change through the renewable energy commitment to provide energy efficiency in homes and business buildings (reduction of consumption and emissions). Green Building technologies helps to increase awareness for learners in the construction sector to identify the impacts of building design needed to develop sustainable communities.