USGBC-Missouri Gateway Education

Workshops, lectures, building tours…the exchange of information is a regular, ongoing feature of Missouri Gateway Chapter activities. Whether learning about LEED or seeing the greenest new home on the block, please join us for all upcoming Programs & Events!

USGBC-Missouri Gateway Monthly Evening Programs are held 5:30 to 7:30 pm on the second Tuesday of each month in locations around the St. Louis Metro area. Registration is required; all programs are free to USGBC-Missouri Gateway membership and students; $20 for non-members.

In-Depth Seminars offer extended consideration of topics, and are ideal for individuals who are implementing and applying green building practices and principles. Registration is required; in-depth seminars are $30 for USGBC-MGC members; $45 for non-members.

LEED Exam Prep opportunities include live in-person, live online, and online, anytime exam prep courses.

USGBC-MGC is the local delivery partner for Green Building Professional Skills (GPRO) Training in partnership with Urban Green (NYC Chapter) who developed the training with their local building trades. GPRO Operations & Maintenance (O+M) Essentials courses are offered throughout the year.

Please check back with this site as programs, speakers, dates and locations are subject to change!

2020 Education

2020 USGBC-MGC Education CalendarClick here to view a 11×17 poster of our 2020Education Calendar!

January 23 | 5:30-8:00 pm
State of the Chapter & Social
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First Friday Webinar
February 7 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Scoring in Arc    

Monthly Program
February 11 | 5:30-7:30 pm

Reversing Global Warming Through Material Specification
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Exam Prep
February 21 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm 

LEED Green Associate Exam Prep

In-Depth Seminar
February 26 | 3:00-5:00 pm 

Jumping into JUST 

First Friday Webinars
March 6 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

LEED and Human Health

Monthly Program
March 10| 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Charlotte’s Transition to a Circular Economy 

First Friday Webinars
April 3 | 11:15 am – 12:30 pm CST

LEED Residential – The Evolution Towards Higher Performing Homes

Monthly Program
April 15 (Wednesday) | 5:30-7:30 pm 

13th Annual Green Schools Event

In-Depth Seminar
April 30| 8:00-10:00 am

Achieve Net Zero Cost Effectively 

First Friday Webinars
May 1 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

LEED Performance at the Alliance Center

Monthly Program
May 12 | 5:30-7:30 pm

Green Building Showcase 2020

Green Building Professional Skills Training
May 14 & 15 | 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
GPRO Operations & Maintenance (O+M) Essentials

First Friday Webinars
June 5 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

Approaching Net Zero: Solutions for Commercial Buildings 

Monthly Program
June 9 | 5:30-7:30 pm 

Regenerative Design as a Bridge Between Sustainability and Resilience 

In Depth Seminar
June 10 | 8:00-10:00 am

21st Century Development: Regeneration, Sustainability and Equity

Half-Day Workshop 
Understanding Living Building Challenge 4.0 + an Intro to Core 
June 16 | 1:00-5:00 pm followed by social from 5:00-7:00 pm 

First Friday Webinars
July 10 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

Sustainable Synergy – How Manufacturers and Scientists Can Collaborate  

Monthly Program
July 14 | 5:30-7:30 pm
LEED Tour: Maryland Heights Community Center 

Exam Prep
July 24 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm

WELL AP Exam Prep

First Friday Webinars
August 7| 11:15 am-12:30 pm
Green Code for High Performance Healthcare 

In-Depth Seminar
August 11 | 3:00-5:00 pm

BIT Building Case Studies

Monthly Program
August 11 | 5:30-7:30 pm
Energy Efficiency Measures with Resiliency Benefits

Green Building Professional Skills Training
August 25 & 26 | 8:30 am-4:30 pm
GPRO Operations & Maintenance (O+M) Essentials 

Exam Prep
August 28 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm
LEED Green Associate Exam Prep 

First Friday Webinars
September 4 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm
LEED for Existing Buildings 

Half-Day Workshop
September 8 | 2:00-5:00 pm

LEED and Existing Buildings: Understanding Certification, Performance and LEED v4.1 Operations and Maintenance 

Monthly Program
September 8 | 5:30-7:30 pm

Strategy & Beyond 

First Friday Webinars
October 2 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

Keep Your Construction Materials Sustainable 

Monthly Program
October 14 (Wednesday) | 5:30-&:30 pm

Women in Green

In-Depth Seminar 
October 29 | 8:00-10:00 am 
Living Building Charette 

First Friday Webinars
November 6 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm
Keep Cool – How Designers Can Improve Thermal Comfort With HVLS Fans 

Green Building Professional Skills Training
November 12 & 13 | 8:30 am-4:30 pm

GPRO Operations & Maintenance (O+M) Essentials

First Friday Webinars
December 4 | 11:15 am-12:30 pm

Introduction to Fully Ducted Heat Pumps for All Electric Heating and Cooling

Exam Prep
December 11 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm
LEED Green Associate Exam Prep

To view archives of past USGBC-Missouri Gateway programs and presentations, click on the links located on the right side of this page.

For more information, to confirm schedule or to register for a program, contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway by e-mail or (314) 577-0225.