Keys to a Successful Green Roof

Start Date
06/28/2017
End Date
06/28/2019
Description
This webinar provides an overview describing the proper design, implementation, and installation of a green roof, with a focus on the environmental benefits such as stormwater management, and a discussion on how to specify a green roof for single-source warranty.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Green Roofs
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Explain the many benefits of green roofing, such as mitigating the heat island effect, improving air quality, expanding habitat for small animals, and urban agriculture.
Define the components of a green roof assembly in its various forms: built-in-place, modular, and hybrid approach systems.
Determine how green roofs can be used as part of a low impact development stormwater management plan.
Ascertain how to specify vegetated roofing to meet various guidelines and industry standards for a successful green roof.
Instructors
Brian Carey
Website Registration
Course Codes
AEC792
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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