Upcoming Events

WELL AP Exam Prep
When: March 9, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Where:  DPR Construction, 5010 Shoreham Place, San Diego, 92122
WhatOur full-day WELL AP exam prep workshop is designed to prepare you to pass the WELL AP exam with confidence and earn the exciting new WELL Accredited Professional credential. The workshop will provide an in-depth review of the seven key concepts within the WELL Standard
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Introduction to SITES Rating System
When: March 14, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where:  DPR Construction, 5010 Shoreham Place, San Diego, 92122
WhatJoin in this Lunch & Learn overview of SITES™, a LEED-like sustainability certification program that will transform how we approach the design and operation of projects with or without buildings.  SITES™ is a voluntary national rating system with guidelines and performance benchmarks for sustainable land design, construction and maintenance practices. Using a case study and local project examples, we’ll use the SITES™ scorecard to review the credit categories, guidelines, and performance benchmarks of a truly sustainable landscape.
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Join a SDGBC Volunteer Committee!

Engaging with the San Diego Green Building Council committees is an exciting, fun, and rewarding way to volunteer your time and resources towards a more sustainable San Diego. 

In 2018, we are looking to support existing committees as well as revive some of the committees that have been dormant in the past few months. 

Residential Green Buildings Focuses on education and advocacy in the residential sector. This committee leads up the annual Green Homes Tour Program.

Green Schools Focuses on outreach to local schools and support in promoting sustainability projects and education. Main programs include Green Apple Day of Service and Green Schools Challenge.  

Living Building Collaborative Focuses on growing awareness and knowledge of the Living Building Challenge, advocacy towards LBC friendly policies, and the facilitation of the LBC Ambassador Network.  

Advocacy Focuses on education and advocacy towards more green building friendly policies on a local and state level. Provides opportunities to collaborate with other chapters in the USGBC Advocacy Network.

Green Business Focuses on providing support and coordinating resources in support of the local Green Business Network and its role in achieving regional climate goals. This committee provides an opportunity to engage with the local business community. 

Education Advisory Facilitates the development, launch, and implementation of the education programs and speakers’ bureau.  

Women in Green Advances and empowers the role of women in the green building and sustainability sectors. Provides an opportunity to create engaging events, network with local Green Building Leading women, and grow this initiative. 

Are you interested in a membership or leadership with one of the committees?  Fill out this quick form, and we will follow up shortly with additional information. 

If you or your organization would like to provide financial support or meeting space for any of the above initiatives please email info@usgbc-sd.org


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