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High Performance Building for Building Professionals (HPBBP)

Implementing cost-effective green building into your construction practices requires a whole-house approach to building science. In this course, you will learn how to apply green building practices in the construction of a new home, remodel, site development or multifamily project. With a focus on flexibility, a sound knowledge base and cost-effective solutions, the course provides the tools for a successful green project, and includes a review of the newly revised ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard™. This course can be taken in its entirety or you may choose to take one to ten different modules focused on a specific high performance topic. By completing this course, you will be able to:
  •Integrate sound building science principles and a whole-house approach into the design, construction and remodeling process
  •Analyze an array of water-, resource- and energy-efficiency solutions and techniques as well as indoor environmental quality practices
  •Examine specific practices in each chapter of the ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard™
  •Explore how to market and sell in the expanding green home marketplace

Continuing Education Hours: 12.0

Designations: GMR

Continuing Education Credits: CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGR, GMB, CSP, Master CSP, CMP, MIRM

If you’d like to see this course offered locally, contact your home builders association.

The National Association of Home Builders is a Registered Provider with The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this event will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are available upon request.

For more information about this item, please contact NAHB Professional Designation Help Line at 800-368-5242 x8154 or via email at

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