Continuing Education credits for AIA, GBCI, and ILFI

Find BuildingGreen articles, webcasts, and reports approved for continuing educations credits through AIA, GBCI, and ILFI. We will record and automatically report CEU credits for members.

  • The BuildingGreen Guide to Insulation

    Reports, Courses, Study Guides, Live Webinars

    The BuildingGreen Guide to Insulation provides detailed guidance on insulation products and practices, including cost comparisons and detailed recommendations on what insulation to use, and what to avoid.

  • How Buildings Fail Their Users
    March 6, 2018

    Feature Article

     A building doesn’t have to be falling down to fail. We share seven stories of green buildings gone wrong—along with tips for prevention. 

  • When Passive House Goes Big
    February 5, 2018

    Feature Article

    More projects are proving Passive House is achievable for large urban buildings. The lessons learned along the way can help guide cities to a low-energy, resilient future.

  • Community-Scale Sustainability: Accelerating Change for People and Planet
    December 11, 2017

    Feature Article

    By working at the neighborhood scale, designers and developers can more dramatically improve environmental performance and social equity.

  • Introduction to Fitwel Certification
    May 15, 2018

    Webcast

    Join BuildingGreen and GreenStep for an on-demand webcast on Fitwel certification to get familiar with this rating system and learn how to prepare for the Fitwel Ambassador exam. You can also earn continuing education credits.

  • The Cost of Comfort: Climate Change and Refrigerants
    November 6, 2017

    Feature Article

    Refrigerants with very high global warming potential can negate the energy-efficiency benefits of many HVAC systems, including popular heat pumps.

  • Affordable Housing and Sustainable Design: The Goals Are Aligned
    October 6, 2017

    Feature Article

    Green building is not just for those with means. 

  • Introduction to WELL Certification
    April 20, 2018

    Webcast

    Healthy interiors and wellbeing are the trending buzzwords of sustainable design. In this hour-long on-demand webcast, GreenStep Education's Alex Spilger will walk you through the seven concepts within WELL and describe what sets it apart from other frameworks such as LEED and Fitwel. He will also discuss the WELL AP credential and how to best approach studying for the exam.

  • The Sound of Sustainability: Acoustics in High-Performance Design
    September 6, 2017

    Feature Article

    Acoustic performance is often overlooked by human-centered design. A holistic approach shows how to navigate the complexities of “sustainable acoustics.”

  • Mind the Gaps: Making Existing Buildings More Airtight
    July 25, 2017

    Feature Article

    Leaky building enclosures create health hazards, comfort problems, and high energy bills. Fixing them isn’t rocket science; but you’d better know your building science.