Whole Building Design Guide Courses

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Continuing Education

"Welcome to the WBDG continuing education system. The WBDG contains a wealth of information and is your gateway to up-to-date information on integrated 'Whole Building' Design Techniques and Technologies. The courses featured offer an introduction to whole building design concepts as well as more specific applications for design objectives, building types and operations and maintenance.

The content in the WBDG has been developed by top experts in the fields of architecture, engineering, planning, and facility management, among others. So you can be assured that the information is up to date and relevant and will inspire you to engage in the process of whole building design contributing to the stock of America's building.

Distance education is a great and very convenient way for architecture, engineering, and building design professionals to gain valuable knowledge about whole building design while earning continuing education credits. As a registered CE provider, the WBDG CE system is a source of Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) and Sustainable Design (SD) AIA Continuing Education System learning units (LUs) for registered architects and USGBC GBCI CE hours for LEED Professionals. AIA members will receive their learning units and certificate of completion upon passing the course test, completing an evaluation form and filling out an affidavit. Other building design professionals will receive a certificate of completion for approval and processing with their professional membership organization upon passing the course test and completing an evaluation form and filling out an affidavit."


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