CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course aligns with the professional standards set forth by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and accreditation needed to begin their path into the green building industry.Why Take This Course:
LEED Accreditation is important for anyone involved in the building industry, especially in building projects looking to attain LEED Exam Prep.
Federal, state and municipal ordinances continue to set LEED as the standard for all new construction of public buildings.
Both building professionals and non-technical professionals will benefit from a comprehensive understanding of the LEED Credit Rating System, LEED standards and the LEED design system generally.
The course can be taken either in-person or online
There are no prerequisites. Our LEED Green Associate course is ideal for:
Anyone interested in green buildings.
What You'll Learn:
CleanEdison offers both online and live LEED Green Associate exam prep classes to teach students about the sustainable green building industry and everything they need to know about the requirements and benefits of LEED buildings.
Introduce U.S Green Building Council (USGBC)
Introduce Green Building Certification Institute (BGBCI)
Describe Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
Define scope of the various LEED rating systems
Detail crucial green building concepts and implementation
Enable success on LEED Green Associate exam on the first try
Section 1: Green Associate Exam Overview
Section 2: Green Building Basics; LEED and the LEED Process
Section 3: Sustainable Sites
Section 4: Water Efficiency
Section 5: Energy and Atmosphere
Section 6: Materials and Resources
Section 7: Indoor Environmental Quality
Section 8: Innovation and Design Process; Innovation In Operations
Section 9: Regional Priority Credits
Section 10: Smart Location and Linkages
Section 11: Awareness and Education
Section 12: Synergies
2-day live course with classroom instruction
400 multiple choice practice exam questions
Full Access to CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate Iphone/Ipad App ($20 Value)
CleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the certification exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional cost
CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized LEED Green Associate accreditation.
When: Sep 13, 2014 8 AM to Sep 14, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: 395.00 false CleanEdison LEED Green Associate Exam Prep TX 416.80
CleanEdison's 2-day LEED AP Building Design & Construction Exam Prep course is taught by highly qualified instructors and prepares students to pass the written exam and get their LEED AP credential.
CleanEdison's 5-day Energy Auditor Training course for BPI Certification is taught by highly qualified instructors and prepares students to pass the written and field exams for both the BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional certifications.
When: Dec 22, 2014 8 AM to Dec 22, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: 2595 (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08 )
This course provides useful information for a large range of professionals who deal with environmental water resources, especially legal liability and changes in stream water quality, shallow water table, drainage, wetlands, and sedimentation issues. Course attendees will gain an understanding of the main environmental forensic techniques available and how they apply to complex inverse condemnation, regulatory takings, and environmental damage cases. The forensic techniques explored in this course include: Water quality and shallow water table modeling, Wetland drainage, Complex wetland delineation, Riparian rights, Sediment age dating. In addition, the expert witness investigations of several prior environmental cases before the United States Federal Court of Claims will be examined, and attendees will be asked to brainstorm several case studies and discuss alternative investigative approaches.
When: Oct 1, 2014 12 AM to Oct 2, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00 )
In this 2-day course, attendees will learn and review both the technical and regulatory approaches to completing ecological risk assessments. Participants will come away with an understanding of the planning and preparation process for the completion of an ERA, including data development needs, selection of endpoints, and the development of lines of evidence. Understanding the topics covered will give attendees the ability to accurately assess the potential for ecological risk, which is paramount to the remedial decision-making process. In today’s environmental project planning, this can make the difference between the success or failure of a recommended action or approach. During the course, attendees will examine the development of ERAs in both aquatic and terrestrial settings, and will receive a broad overview of the ecological risk assessment (ERA) process as it is used in evaluating potential environmental risks and liabilities associated with hazardous waste sites.
When: Sep 17, 2014 12 AM to Sep 18, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00 )
CleanEdison's 40-hour Solar Entry Level Training course for PV design and installation is taught by highly qualified instructors and provides the Solar Energy Training Hours necessary to sit for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam.
When: May 19, 2014 8 AM to May 19, 2014 5 PMin Watertown, Massachusetts Cost: 2995 (Mon, 19 May 2014 08 )
CleanEdison's Advanced Solar Installation course aligns with the standards set forth by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to become fully certified solar energy professionals.
Why Take This Course:
CleanEdison's Advanced Solar PV training both provides the required advanced training hours and exam preparation for the NABCEP PV Installer Certification exam.
As the solar industry continues to mature, employers and customers are beginning to expect NABCEP Certification for installers.
Participants in this course will have the opportunity to gain the advanced knowledge needed to stand out as an experienced and qualified photovoltaic installer, business owner, project manager or system design engineer.
This Solar Energy Training course is IREC ISPQ Accredited and was designed to NABCEP's Job Task Analysis
You will gain solar installation skills that can immediately be applied to the field
Ther solar energy industry is one of the fastest growing secotrs in the nation
There are no prerequisites, but it is highly recommended to take CleanEdison's Entry Level Solar PV training beforehand. Most people take the Solar PV Mastery Combo Course
Our Advanced Solar Training is ideal for:
Anyone with experience in solar PV installation who want to qualify for the NABCEP PV Installer Exam.
What You'll Learn:
CleanEdison's 40-hour intensive 5-day Advanced Solar PV training course covers a wide range of topics, including current industry standards for photovoltaic system design and installation best practices.
Have an understanding of the various types systms within a home, their components and functions and how they inter-operate
Know the process of completing an Advanced Solar PV Training and be able to communicate this to Customers
Be able to conduct safety performance tests to assess system condition, identify saving opportunities and prepare a """"workscope"""" with meaningful, cost effective retrofit solutions
Pass the Advanced Solar PV Training written and field exams
Day 1 Course Outline:
Section A1: Verify System Design
Section A2: Review Site Survey
Section A3: Confirm System Sizing
Section A4: Review Design of Energy Storage Systems
Section A5: Confirm String Sizing Calculations
Section A6: Review System Components
Section A7: Review Wiring and Conduit Size Calculations
Day 2 Course Outline:
Section A8: Review Overcurrent Protection
Section A9: Review Fastener Selection
Section A10: Review Plan Sets
Section B1: Conduct Pre-Construction Meetings
Section B2: Secure Permits and Approval
Section B3: Manage Project Labor
Section B4: Adapt System Design
Day 3 Course Outline:
Section B5: Manage Project Equipment
Section B6: Implement A Site-Specific Safety Plan
Section C1: Mitigate Electrical Hazards
Section C2: Install Grounding Systems
Section C3: Install Conduit and Raceways
Section C4: Install Electrical Components
Section C5: Install Circuit Conductors
Day 4 Course Outline:
Section C6: Install Utility Interconnections
Section C7: Install Utility System Instrumentation
Section C8: Install Battery Components
Section D1: Install Equipment Foundations
Section D2: Install Mounting System
Section D3: Install PV Modules
Section E1: Test the System
Day 5 Course Outline:
Section E2: Commission the System
Section E3: Complete System Documentation
Section E4: Orient Customer to System
Section F1: Conducting Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Section F2: Perform Visual Inspection
Section F3: Verify System Operation
Section F4: Verify Effectiveness of Corrective Action
Live Option: 5-day, 40-hour course includes 4 days in the classroom with components and a full day of hands-on training in the field with real panels
100 practice questions for the NABCEP PV Installer exam.
National Electrical Code Handbook 2011. $133 value
Photovoltaics Design and Installation Manual. $60 value
CleanEdison's Advanced Solar PV course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification.
When: Dec 8, 2014 8 AM to Dec 8, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: 1895 (Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08 )
Monday, December 9, 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, January 13, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, February 10, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, March 10, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, April 14, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, May 12, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, June 9, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, July 14, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, August 11, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday, September 8, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
monthly on the second and fourth Monday
3-5, 5 and up, All Ages
A fun mess for all ages! On Messy Monday, the Art Studio and PlaySpace Messy Sensory Area offer hands-on activities on the same theme. Meet our staff for personalized set-up tips and activity ideas for hands-on fun!
When: May 12, 2014 10 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Mon, 12 May 2014 10 )
The Williams Student Symphony is conducted and administered by students with sponsorship by the music department. The orchestra has a unique structure that encourages original programing and spirited performances.
The concert is conducted by Byron Perpetua '14. Faculty host is Ronald Feldman, conductor of the Berkshire Symphony.
When: May 17, 2014 8 PM in Williamstown, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 May 2014 20 )
ROLLER DERBY DOUBLEHEADER! Saturday, May 17th, 2014Boston Massacre vs. Gotham's Bronx Gridlock Boston B-Party vs. MARD All-Stars General admission tickets are $16 for adults, $12 for students (with valid ID), and $5 for kids 6-17. Kids under 6 admitted free! Trackside tickets get you the best seats in the house, closest to the action! All tickets include admission to both games, and admission to the after party with the Dames, on the premises! Doors at 4PM 5PM - B Party vs MARD All-Stars 7PM - Boston Massacre vs. Bronx Gridlock Simoni Ice Rink 155 Gore Street, Cambridge, MA 02141 More info at www.BostonDerbyDames.com. No refunds or exchanges, sorry!
When: May 17, 2014 4 PM to May 17, 2014 9 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts Cost: 5 - 16 USD (Sat, 17 May 2014 16 )
Four men. Four microphones. No instruments. This is the formula for Canada's celebrated vocal band, Cadence. Combining the lyricism of Stan Getz, the sophisticated harmonies of the Count Basie Big Band and the devil-may-care attitude of Louis Prima, this fabulous foursome has been entertaining audiences worldwide for over a decade with their innovative jazz arrangements, genre-hopping covers and eclectic originals. With an infectious energy and a good measure of wild stage antics, this cool cat rat pack of musical misfits is guaranteed to leave you shouting out for more. One of the finest quartets to make an appearance in the a cappella scene, Cadence continues to thrill its fans night after night by pushing a cappella music to new heights and demonstrating that the human voice has no limits.
When: May 17, 2014 8 PM to May 17, 2014 10 PMin Needham, Massachusetts Cost: 25 - 30 USD (Sat, 17 May 2014 20 )
Wistariahurst Museum, known for its gorgeous gardens, will be the place to be on May 17! Gardeners from all over the region will converge for the annual plant sale organized by the Western Massachusetts Master Gardeners Association and the Wistariahurst Gardeners. The plants are reasonably priced, running about half the cost of what they go for in a nursery, with most plants at $5 or less, with the largest perennials going for more. Those who plan to purchase more than a couple of plants are encouraged to bring a wagon or boxes to carry their plants. Admission is free
When: May 17, 2014 12 AM to May 17, 2014 12 AMin Holyoke, Massachusetts Cost: Free, most plants $5 or less (Sat, 17 May 2014 00 )
Go beyond the brick sidewalks and charming gardens and learn about Beacon Hill’s development in the Federal era. The fortunes, ambitions, and struggles of Beacon Hill’s early residents, both wealthy and working class, shaped the streets, architecture, and character of the hill. The program starts with a tour of the Otis House, the earliest intact mansion in the neighborhood, and continues on Beacon Hill’s historic streets. Private group tours available by appointment.
In the late seventeenth century, Swett-Ilsley House served the town as Swett’s Tavern, one of three watering holes in Newbury. The huge fireplace and massive beams make a perfect backdrop for an evening of historic fun. Join your friends around a rough tavern table and enjoy traditional local brews from Ipswich Ale Brewery and a hearty tavern dinner while listening to true tales of sword fights, scandalous romances, and bloody brawls, all from Newbury’s storied past. Participants must be over 21.
This event is SOLD OUT.
Registration is required. Please call 978-462-2634 for more information.
When: May 17, 2014 12 AM in Newbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 May 2014 00 )
Join Auntie Trainwreck as we make another return to the Wheelock Inn in Millbury on Saturday, May 17th, 2014! Let's make this another memorable night, Millbury- come enjoy our unique blend of Classic Rock, Blues, Alt Rock and Party favorites, and maybe some tunes you may not have heard from us before. Plus, AT T-Shirts are available for only $10, or try to win our AT CD or DVD by answering our challenging trivia questions. Let's show everyone who Millbury's favorite Auntie is- 21+, no cover, see you there!
When: May 17, 2014 9 PM in Millbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 May 2014 21 )
Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building Sat., May 17, 2014, 9 – 11 a.m.
In this educator workshop, learn how an innovative curriculum that combines the study of art and science has strengthened learning in both disciplines. Brookline High School science and art teachers will demonstrate how they use observational drawing as a primary learning method for study of the natural world. View student work, learn some basic drawing strategies, and try your hand at sketching from the Arboretum's collections.
Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Classes/Workshops Organization/Sponsor: Arnold Arboretum Speaker(s): Donna Sartanowicz and Jill Sifantus, teachers, Brookline High School Cost: Free and open to the public; registration required Ticket Web Link: my.arboretum.harvard.edu Ticket Info: 617.384.5277 Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org More info: my.arboretum.harvard.edu…
When: May 17, 2014 12 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 May 2014 00 )
Appleton Chapel in the Memorial Church Thu., May 1, 2014, 10 – 10:20 p.m.
Based upon the traditional evening liturgy of scripture, music, prayers, and silence, this twenty-minute service is sung in the candlelit space of Appleton Chapel by members of the Harvard University Choir.
Gazette Classification: Music Organization/Sponsor: The Memorial Church Speaker(s): Members of the Harvard University Choir Contact Info: The Memorial Church, Harvard University, 1 Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138, P: 617-495-5508 More info: memorialchurch.harvard.edu…
When: May 1, 2014 12 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 01 May 2014 00 )
The EcoTarium and its exhibits will come to life - at night- with a S.T.E.A.M. punk flare. Act like a kid again and enjoy this adult evening which will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, a Silent and Live Auction, historical figures, train rides and music by the Dale LePage Trio. Cocktail attire. Proceeds will benefit the EcoTarium’s mission to inspire a passion for science and nature.
When: May 17, 2014 6 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts Cost: $125 per person, Table of 8 - $1,000 (Sat, 17 May 2014 18 )
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