Training Providers

Online Trainings

Becoming Green, Inc.

In-Person Trainings

Axiom Sustainable Consulting

  • Train-the-trainer training offered: GA Certified Practitioner
  • Need to incorporate sustainability into your project but don’t know where to start. Don’t have time for green, pie-in-the sky rhetoric. Need help from an expert who knows LEED and sustainable building from the ground up and can get you up to speed quickly and painlessly? We license training materials.
  • For more information, visit http://www.axiomsustainable.com
  • Or contact:  Michael Kawecki, 972-880-0737, michael@axiomsustainable.com

Becoming Green, Inc.

  • Trainings offered:GA Certified Practitioner
  • Green Advantage Certified Practitioner Test Preparation Course
  • This course provides a review of the information needed to pass the exam to become a Green Advantage Certified Practitioner, along with a better understanding of the concepts of green building and green construction practices.
  • For more information: visit www.BecomingGreenInc.com
  • Or contact: Tina Chaphe, 904-652-9711, tina@becominggreeninc.com

Contractors Prep School – Florida

  • Trainings offered:  GA Certified Practitioner- Initial Certification & Renewal courses available
  • Contractors Prep School offers preparation for the dual Green Advantage Certification.  As a continuing education provider for the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board (CILB), CPS’ Green Advantage dual certification course is approved for 7 hours of CILB continuing education credits and 8 hours for Dade County CE.
  • For more information visit website: www.ContractorsPrepSchool.com
  • Or contact: Edgar Gonzalez, 954-971-5383, ContractorsPrepSchool@gmail.com

Green Path Corporation

  • Trainings offered:  GA Certified Practitioner; GA Certified Associate; Certification renewal
  • The goal of the training is to provide an understanding of the core concepts and principles behind green construction & show how to integrate green practices, materials and strategies. You will be ready to take and pass the Green Advantage Certification exam and become knowledgeable about the LEED® rating system and other green building systems, as it applies to construction.  The certificate of completion will also serve as the pre-requisite for taking the LEED Exam if so desired.  For home builders and contractors who want to be able to capture a share of the growing ‘green building’ market.
  • For more information, visit: http://www.greenpathnj.com
  • Or contact: John Decina, 609-218-0515, jd@greenpathnj.com

O’Brien360

  • Trainings offered:  GA Certified Practitioner & GA Certified Associate
  • O’Brien360 is a nationally-recognized consulting firm committed to the creation of a sustainable built environment. For over 15 years we have designed and delivered green building education courses to give professionals the tools and knowledge to excel in a variety of roles. We bring over 25 years of hands-on experience consulting directly on innovative projects to every educational course we deliver. Our GA Certified Practitioner and GA Certified Associate Exam Prep Courses include the information you need to pass the exam, and apply the concepts tested to your projects in meaningful ways. Credentialed instructors with a wealth of field experience deliver each course, which covers core concepts, practical application, and information and tips for passing the exam. A variety of learning formats and additional study resources such as flashcards, practice quizzes, study tips, and test taking strategies to  help make the information ‘stick’ for the exam, and beyond.
  • For more information, visit our website: www.obrien360.com
  • Or contact Elly Bunzendahl at 206-621-8626 x102 elly@obrien360.com

Sustainable Design

  • Trainings offered:  GA Certified Practitioner & GA Certified Associate
  • Sustainable Design Consulting offers the Green Advantage course to those interested in developing their skills within the sustainable design industry.  Our core business of project management and training within the green building industry allows us to offer practical examples of its importance.  The training we offer has four goals:  to understand and enforce the core concepts and construction principles behind sustainable buildings, integrate green practices and strategies into construction processes which will lighten the impact on the environment, become knowledgeable enough about the LEED rating system as it applies to construction to be an active partner with design professionals, and to become thoroughly prepared for the Green Advantage Certified through a 90-minute test that will be taken at the end of the course, if the certification path is chosen.
  • Contact Dell Rasley, Training Coordinator, 804-644-3880 ext 1112, dell@sustaindesign.net

University of Florida

  • Trainings offered: GA Certified Practitioner
  • The University of Florida has pioneered the development of Green Advantage and was responsible for its initial launch in Florida. The University of Florida has offered on and off campus workshops throughout Florida that have been used in preparation for the Green Advantage Exam.
  • For more information, visit http://www.ufl.edu
  • Or contact Craig Miller, 352-392-5684, craigmil@ufl.edu

Wilson Community College

  • Trainings offered: GA Certified Practitioner
  • Wilson Community College has developed courses to be used in preparation for the Green Advantage Certified Practitioner Exam
  • For more information, visit http://www.wilsoncc.edu
  • Or Contact: Rob Holsten, Dean of Sustainability & Continuing Education
  • 252-246-1254, rholsten@wilsoncc.edu