LEEDv4 training aimed at helping attendees become LEED Green Associate. The class will cover the basics of green building, the USGBC/GBCI, and will review the intent and requirements of every credit towards LEED BD+C certification. No prior knowledge of LEED is required to attend the class.
Showcase your green building expertise by getting a LEED professional accreditation. Demonstrate leadership and commitment to improving yourself, your environment and your community.
The training class will include electronic handouts, instructions on how to sign up for the accreditation exam, and practice exam questions. This training also includes up to two hours of free personalized phone and/or email consultation with the experienced LEED instructor, within four weeks of the class, to clarify any LEED related questions before the exam.
Registration (via Eventbrite): https://goo.gl/QYn72K
Instructor: John Bendon
John Bendon is a leader in Hawaii in the fields of green building and energy efficiency. Growing up on Maui, John has a passion for the people and environment of Hawaii and is proud to work in a field that provides a positive impact every day. John and Green Building Hawaii have successfully accomplished a number of notable firsts including LEED consulting for Hawaii’s first LEED EBOM Resort (Hyatt Regency Maui), Maui’s first LEED NC building, and Hawaii’s first LEED Homes project. John is proud to be able to transfer his knowledge and expertise to the classroom and has taught green building classes to a wide range of audiences across Hawaii, the U.S. mainland, and internationally. John holds a Master’s Degree in Real Estate and Construction Management from the University of Denver. He is a LEED Accredited Professional with a specialty in LEED Homes, Certified Energy Rater under RESNET, and a Certified Energy Manager (CEM). John previously served as the Vice Chair of the US Green Building Council – Hawaii Chapter and currently sits on the Maui Workforce Investment Board, and the Board of Directors for Carden Academy of Maui. Along with his work, John loves spending time with his wife and two boys and enjoying all the water sports Hawaii has to offer.