Greenbuild offers continuing education (CE) credit for education sessions, most expo hall education, workshops and tours. Full conference attendees can earn more than 15 CE credits and fulfill LEED professional credential maintenance hours for the year through core education sessions, expo hall education, and the opening and closing plenaries.
- Education Sessions – earn 1 credit per hour of education (earn up to 9 hours)
- Opening and Closing Plenaries – earn 1.5 credits per event (earn up to 3 hours)
- Expo Hall Education, including Expo Hall Discussions, Education Labs and some Expo Hall Stage Sessions – earn 1 credit per hour of education (earn up to 10 hours)
Information by Organization
Green Business Certification Inc.(GBCI)
Greenbuild is the place to earn CE hours for the LEED Credential Maintenance Program (CMP). LEED CMP Hours are offered for all core education sessions. One-Click CMP @ Greenbuild allows full conference attendees at Greenbuild 2015 to get more than 15 CMP hours for no additional cost. That’s a full year of continuing education! And all of those hours are automatically reported to GBCI. To enroll in this program, simply provide their GBCI number when registering for Greenbuild and scan in for every session and activity. Don't know your GBCI number? Find it at My Credentials on gbci.org.
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
USGBC is an approved AIA CES Provider. Most Greenbuild education sessions are AIA CES Registered for General Learning Units (LU) or Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW). View CE credit by session.
Greenbuild 2015 attendance in AIA CES Registered courses will be reported on December 4, 2015. To ensure your attendance is reported, simply provide your AIA number when registering for Greenbuild and scan in for every session and activity. Don't know your AIA number? Visit AIA Education.
Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)
USGBC is an Approved Provider for BOMI International. Greenbuild 2015 courses qualify for BOMI International Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit for RPA, FMA, and/or SMA graduates.
Interior Design Continuing
Education Council (IDCEC)
Some Greenbuild courses may be eligible for IDCEC CE credit. Check back in the coming months for more information.
Planning Association (APA)
USGBC is not an education provider for APA. However, attendees can self-report continuing education credit to APA using their Certificate of Completion in their dashboard as a record of their course attendance. APA members can also log self-reported credits electronically from the CM activities calendar by clicking on the "speaker toggle" and following the provided instructions. Learn more about on self-reporting through APA.
Session Attendance Reporting
Attendance at Greenbuild 2015 GBCI and AIA-approved education sessions will be reported to GBCI automatically and to AIA on Friday, December 4, 2015, for attendees who include their membership numbers in their registration accounts.
Attendees can view their course attendance records and print a Certificate of Completion for self-reporting for other credentials in their dashboard.