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Eco-friendly Building & LEED Green Associate Training by EcoConsulting

EcoConsulting is an environmental consultancy specialized in eco-building. Our dedicated team works with clients, architects, and developers to improve the sustainability of their construction projects.

Following successful trainings and conferences in the UK, EcoConsulting is organizing a series of Eco-Building seminars in Lebanon, that can be taken either individually or as a complete series.

All 6 Seminars will enable you to have a solid understanding of green buildings and, if you wish to, will train you for the LEED Green Associate (GA) accreditation.

“Eco-Building & LEED Green Associate Training”

This innovative course, suitable for all levels, has been designed to give architects, engineers, developers, or any other construction professional a complete and methodical understanding of sustainable development in construction.

The Course
6 Seminars, each 2 hours, cover both theoretical concepts and practical applications on ways to minimize and mitigate the impacts of buildings on the natural environment, and the health and well-being of its occupants.

Alternatively, the modules can be undertaken individually or in any combination. The eco-building design and techniques can be applied to all type of projects, whether residential, commercial, or other public buildings.

The Seminars

In addition to the regular presentations, EcoConsulting is inviting, during each session, one specialist professional of the construction industry to intervene and present specific eco-friendly products/ solutions.

Seminar 1 - Tuesday December 4th, 2012
- Move towards Sustainable Development & Sustainable Construction
- Introduction to Green Building Certifications
- Sustainable Sites, Transport, Ecology & Land-use

Seminar 2 - Wednesday December 5th, 2012
- Energy-Efficiency – Lighting & HVAC
- Renewable Energies

Seminar 3 - Tuesday December 11th, 2012
- Choice of Materials & Waste Management
- Water Conservation

Seminar 4 - Wednesday December 12th, 2012
- Bio-climatic Design in warm / hot countries

Seminar 5 - Tuesday December 18th, 2012
- Overview of LEED, the USGBC, and GBCI
- Introductory session for LEED GA preparation

Seminar 6 - Wednesday December 19th, 2012
- LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation

CPD Certificates
An individualized Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Certificate will be issued by EcoConsulting for each seminar session attended.
Certificates of attendance can also contribute to the LEED GA or LEED AP Credentials Maintenance Program (CMP), or to demonstrate eligibility in order to register for the LEED GA exam.

Venue and Time

Cinema Montreal / Carre Building, Mezzanine floor
Across from Estral Bldg, between Fransabank & Kababji
Hamra Main Street, Beirut
Tel: 71-00-ALTC (2582)

Registration& Coffee: 5pm
Seminar start: 5:30pm
Seminar end: 8:30pm
All seminars include a 15-minute coffee break after approximately 11/4 hour.

To book or for more information, please contact EcoConsulting (Lebanon) at
01-971266 or

Places are limited and we recommend early booking to avoid disappointment!