Archive for December, 2016

LEED AP BD+C Exam Prep Course

The LEED AP BD+C exam is designed to measure knowledge and skill in understanding the Building Design & Construction LEED Rating System and ability to facilitate the project certification process.This two, full-day course is designed to prepare participants for the LEED AP BD+C Specialty exam.  Skilled instructors will discuss categories and credits in the LEED BD+C Rating System, explore methods of sustainable project delivery and green building practices, and offer test taking tips. Subject areas covered include:

·        Location and Transportation

·        Sustainable Sites
·        Water Efficiency
·        Energy and Atmosphere
·        Materials and Resources
·        Indoor Environmental Quality
·        Innovation
·        Test Taking Tips
·        Practice ExamAt the conclusion of the course, participants will receive access to an online practice exam to continue their studies.

January 9 & 10, 2017
9:00 am – 4:30 pm both days

Rodin Auditorium, Green Hall
Washington University in St. Louis 

$200.00 for USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Members
$250.00 for Non-members
*Textbook costs are NOT included in course fee
*Course fee includes continental breakfast and lunch

1) LEED AP Building Design + Construction Candidate Handbook (free download) and references outlined within are required reading.
3) LEED Reference Guide for Green Building Design and Construction, USGBC is not required for this course, but strongly recommended

The LEED reference guide may be purchased on the USGBC Publications page of the USGBC website.

Click here to register online.

Nick Bristow, Forum/Clayco
Jaime Kelley

This course does not guarantee students will pass the LEED AP BD+C Specialty exam.  Additional time outside of class will be required for reading the required textbooks and further study.  Registering and taking the LEED AP exam, and any associated costs, are not included in this course.This course prepares participants for the specialty portion of the LEED AP BD+C credentialing exam. LEED AP exams are comprised of two parts: Green Associate & the Specialty. Candidates must pass both portions of the exam in order to receive LEED Accreditation.

Contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway staff by email or phone (314) 577-0225.


2017 State of the Chapter & Social

Join us at the 2017 State of the Chapter & Social on January 10th as we kick off programming for the year!  This FREE event – open to members and non-members – is one of the highlights of our year. 
  • Meet Chapter members and connect with representatives from the board of directors and committees.
  • Learn about highlights from the past year and plans for the upcoming year.
  • Celebrate the accomplishments of our amazing volunteers.
  • Enjoy complimentary beer donated by Ferguson Brewing Company, wine donated by Schneider Electric, and appetizers.
  • Participate in the silent auction featuring items donated by The Sound Room, Missouri Prairie Foundation, and more.
  • Find out how you can engage with USGBC-MGC to contribute to a positive future for our community.
We hope you’ll join us in welcoming the new year and contributing to our goal of transforming the built environment!
Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
5:30-6:15 pm – Complimentary Wine/Beer, Appetizers, Registration & Networking
6:15-7:00 pm – Formal Presentation
7:00-7:30 pm – Additional Networking
CannonDesign, 1100 Clark Ave. St. Louis, MO 63102
CannonDesign’s LEED Gold office space is located in the historic Power House building.
Parking available for a fee at the Justice Center Parking
Garage across Clark Ave.
Free event for all attendees.
Thanks to our Program Sponsor!
Compi Distributors, Inc.