The Sustainable SITES Initiative: A Certification Program for Sustainable Landscapes

Start Date
07/28/2018
End Date
07/28/2018
Description
This presentation is an introduction and overview to the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES). SITES is a comprehensive land design and development rating system that is being used by both private and public sectors all around the world. SITES certification is given to landscapes, site infrastructure and spaces that demonstrate a high level of environmental and social sustainability. SITES works for all types of projects with or without a building – including parks, university campuses and commercial headquarters – for new construction or major renovation of existing sites.
Location
Bonita Springs, FL
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Energy Conservation / Renewable Energy
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Understand the SITES v2 rating system and central underlying themes, speak to the value of applying SITES v2 and pursuing project certification, Identify important steps and considerations for pursuing SITES certification, Think critically about opportunities and challenges with SITES v2 by examining real-world project applications, Understand the technical components and process of SITES certification.
Instructors
Jonathan Burgess
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Course Codes
Course # 0011021
Provider
FL|ASLA


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