Introduction to Green Roofs and Living Walls

Registration Eligibility
open
Start Date
03/01/2017
End Date
03/01/2019
Description
This webinar will provide an introduction to green roof and living wall technologies employed in modern sustainable building projects around the world. Participants will gain an understanding of green roof and wall types, landscape design considerations, architectural design considerations, water management and maintenance considerations.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Green Roofs
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand the the benefits and drivers for green roof and living wall systems.
2. Be able to identify and describe the types of green roofs.
3. Understand and describe the key design considerations for a green roof or living wall system including waterproofing, drainage, filtering, root management, growing medium, planting, and maintenance.
4. Examine case studies to demonstrate the practical application of green roofs and living walls.
Instructors
James Mcgregor
Website Registration
Course Codes
LA-17013
Provider
ISDM


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