There are specialized courses and certifications that real estate professionals can access to develop and obtain deeper understanding and credentials in the energy and environment disciplines. Distinguish your professional energy and environmental expertise through specialized credentialing programs.
BOMA Energy Efficiency Program (BEEP):
BOMA International offers a highly successful on-demand webinar series for BEEP. This important course reviews the concepts of energy management, provides an update on deregulation, discusses why energy performance is important to building operators, quantifies the financial and environmental impact of energy management in commercial real estate, no- and low-cost tips for operational adjustments, and identifies ways to use energy performance as a competitive advantage in your market.
The BEEP Curriculum includes the following Seminars:
- Seminar 1: Introduction to Energy Performance
- Seminar 2: How to Benchmark Energy Performance
- Seminar 3: Energy Efficient Audit Concepts and Economic Benefits
- Seminar 4: No- and Low-Cost Operational Adjustments to Improve Energy Performance
- Seminar 5: Valuing Energy enhancement Projects and Financial Returns
- Seminar 6: Building an Energy Performance Awareness Program
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Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED):
Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that is recognized across the globe as the premier mark of achievement in best-in-class green building strategies and practices. In order for a building to receive LEED certification, projects must satisfy prerequisites and earn points to achieve different levels of certification. Prerequisites and credits differ for each rating system, and teams choose the best fit for their project.
LEED Certification as a professional also provides a highly recognized and distinguished expertise. If you're looking to show that you have the key technical knowledge, experience and credibility in the green building marketplace, a LEED Professional Credential is your pathway to success. It signifies that you are a leader in the field and an active participant in the green building movement.
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