Collaboration is key to advancing sustainable communities. That’s why, even though we’re unable to get together physically, we’ve got a number of ways we can all stay connected, share, and learn.
Check back regularly for updates on more opportunities. And share ideas or resources for virtual learning and networking with Katie Kaluzny at email@example.com.
Virtual Education with Illinois Green…
- 4/1 – 4/30 Join Illinois Green’s Earth Day EcoChallenge Team (take action all month)
- 4/20 @ 1:00 PM LEED Zero Energy & LEED Zero Carbon Workshop (via webex)
- 4/22 @ 12:00 PM Net Zero Case Study: Stevenson High School Addition (via webex)
- 4/29 @ 12:00 PM Turning Intention into Climate Action (link coming soon)
Virtual Education with Our Friends…
- 4/2 @ 12:00 PM Join the New Buildings Institute for A Call to Action for Zero Embodied Carbon Webinar.
- 4/7 @ 12:00 PM Join the Embodied Carbon Network Chicago for their April Webinar: The Embodied Carbon Forecast.
- 4/15 @ 11:00 AM Join the GreenHome Institute for the free webinar, 10 pro tips to get your next project to low carbon net zero energy
- 3/18 – 4/10 @ 12:00 PM Join the Illinois Environmental Council for daily lunch and learn webinars with experts and elected leaders!
- 4/15 @ 5:45 PM Join the Passive House Alliance Chicago for their monthly meet-up to continue your Passive House education!
ILFI On-Demand Courses
Consider pursuing your Living Future Accreditation (LFA) or keep your mind sharp at home! Some courses you may find on the International Living Future Institute site are: Introduction to Zero Carbon, Materials Vetting for Affordable Housing, Biophilic Case Studies, and more! View all online courses here.
PHIUS Professional Courses
PHIUS is exploring ways to make more training available online. Become a Certified Passive House Consultant or PHIUS Certified Builder with the online training provided! Some of the courses offered are: PHIUS+ Quality Assurance/Quality Control Professional Training, Software Training Programs, Credential Maintenance and more! View courses here.
USGBC On-Demand Courses
Join USGBC for their First Friday Webinar education series or their monthly Ask the Experts series. View online events here. Also check out Education @ USGBC for on-demand courses and subscription options to maintain your LEED professional credentials or check out a case study or two. View on-demand courses here.