Sustainable Solutions: Air Pollution (RV-10485)

Start Date
12/31/2017
End Date
12/31/2019
Description
Welcome to the course Sustainable Solutions: Air Pollution. In this course we will explore the relationship between air pollution and site development. Major pollutant sources and their impacts will be discussed along with strategies for reducing embodied energy and creating favorable microclimates that benefit the site and surrounding area.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:
• Identify the air pollutants that impact and affect our lives
• List and identify the strategies to improve air quality on a building site and surrounding areas
• Describe the materials used to reduce the embodied energy of a site
• Describe and identify the key features of green roofs and walls
• Explain and identify the ways operating energy can be reduced on a site
• Outline the best practice for site maintenance to minimize the release of air pollutants.
Instructors
Heather L. Venhaus
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-10485
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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