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Introduction to Green Buildings: Principles & Concepts

    Online Education
 
  Course  
Category  Other [Oth]  
Attendance Hours  7.0  
Exam Hours  1.0  
Current Price  $ 114.00 AI Price  
$ 137.00 Full Price  
 
  Instructor  
Alan F. Simmons, SRPA  
    
 
  Location  
Appraisal Institute - Online Education
 
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  Sponsor / Contact  
  Appraisal Institute  
Email  OL-Help@appraisalinstitute.org  
Phone  (877) 674-2447  
 
  Description  

This introduction course focuses on the evolution of green buildings, the concept of sustainability in buildings, and the principles, practices, and components that distinguish sustainable from traditional buildings.

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

    · Recognize competency and USPAP implications of appraising green buildings. · Understand the evolution of green buildings. · Understand the six elements of green building. · Identify benefits and costs of green buildings. · Recognize the green building certification and ratings programs for energy conservation and sustainability. · Understand the primary areas of green reporting. · Understand highest and best use implications. · Consider the three approaches to value in context of green buildings.

Exam: This 7 hour course contains an optional offline exam for 1 additional hour of credit. Students taking the class for the Professional Development Program (see below) are required to complete the exam.


Course Credit

State Continuing Education Credit:
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AI CE Credit for Designated members, Candidates for Designation and Practicing Affiliates:

    · Attend Only = 75 points · Attend and Pass Exam = 125 points

Appraisal Institute Professional Development Program:
This course is in the Valuation of Sustainable Buildings Professional Development Program. For a list of FAQs, which includes information regarding the other courses you'll need to successfully complete the program, click here.

Note: Appraisal Institute professionals may not repeat this course in any subsequent continuing education cycle unless it has been substantially revised, as determined by the Admissions and Designation Qualifications Committee. For further information, please visit our Continuing Education Page .


 
  Audience  
Appraisers, lenders, underwriters, public officials, architects, designers, attorneys, property tax assessors, builders, AMCs
 
  Equipment  
HP-12C Calculator
 
  For Further Reading  
  An Introduction to Green Homes  
 
  Disclaimer  
Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to complete a seminar once it begins, you may cancel out of the seminar before the official seminar end date. Once you cancel out of a seminar, however, you must start the seminar over at the beginning in any later enrollments. You cannot be placed into the seminar where you left off before canceling.

The following tuition refund policy is in effect for canceled online seminars based on the amount of material completed in a seminar:

 Less than 25% of the seminar completed: $60 cancellation fee

 More than 25% of the seminar completed: no tuition refund

       

I agree to the terms and policies set forth under the Appraisal Institute Online Education Policy. I also certify that I am the person identified above under Personal Data and that I will personally complete each assigned module of instruction and any examination(s). I understand and agree that if I misrepresent my identity or arrange for someone else to represent himself or herself as me at any time during the Appraisal Institute online course or seminar, I will be immediately removed from the course or seminar and I will not be entitled to any refund. I further understand that if I am a member of the Appraisal Institute and participated in any misrepresentation of identity, by affirmative act or failure to act, that I will be the subject of a peer review proceeding under Regulation No. 6 for violation of the Appraisal Institute's Code of Professional Ethics and Standard of Professional Appraisal Practice, and that such peer review proceeding may result in termination of my Appraisal Institute membership.

 
  Additional Information  
ONLINE CLASS ACCESS
Please allow 1 hour after registration to start an online session in progress (on or after the session start date). Go to www.appraisalinstitute.org and log in with the username and password you used when you registered. You will automatically be taken to the "My Appraisal Institute" page. Near the middle of that page your course will be listed with a link next to it that says "Go To Class".

If you have any questions, please email us at OL-Help@appraisalinstitute.org.


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