Six Free Sustainability Webinars: Lunch and Learn Sessions by Leonardo Academy Print
Press Release

 

(Madison, Wisconsin, May 21, 2015) – Leonardo Academy announced that it will provide a series of six free sustainability webinars, one per week from June 2 to July 7, 2015. The training sessions will be presented by Leonardo Academy staff members. Leonardo Academy is providing this free training to empower individuals, organizations and companies to advance sustainability.  Register by sending an email with your name and email address to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Register Today!

Leonardo Academy is a non-profit organization with deep sustainability experience.  Leonardo Academy president Michael Arny was the chair of the USGBC committee that developed the LEED for Existing Buildings (LEED-EB) rating system; Leonardo Academy managed the LEED-EB pilot for the USGBC and conducted all LEED-EB certification reviews for the USGBC from 2002 to October 2007.  Leonardo staff members continue to conduct LEED certification reviews to the present day, while also maintaining a robust LEED consulting practice.  Leonardo Academy is also an American National Standard Institute (ANSI) accredited standards developer. We have developed the American National Standard for Emissions Inventories, Reduction Credits and Offsets (LEO-5000) and the American National Standard for Sustainable Gaming (LEO-8000) . We are currently finishing the development of  national standards for Sustainable Agriculture (LEO-4000) and  Life-Cycle Assessment (LEO-SCS-002).

“Leonardo Academy is pleased to provide these training sessions to advance sustainability. Please contract Leonardo Academy if you have any questions about this sustainability training or if you are interested in support for sustainability strategy development, implementation, or ongoing performance,” said Michael Arny, President of Leonardo Academy.

List of Webinar Sessions:

Course

Date

Time

CEUs

What's New in LEED-EBOM v4

2-Jun-15

Noon-1:00 PM Central Time

1 Hour

AIA & GBCI

Maintaining Building Performance:

How to be a Hero with LEED-EBOM

9-Jun-15

Noon-1:00 PM Central Time

1 Hour

AIA & GBCI

LEED-EBOM Sustainable Food and Fiber Purchasing and the Draft National Sustainable Agriculture Standard (LEO-4000)

16-Jun-15

Noon-1:00 PM Central Time

1 Hour

AIA & GBCI

Growing Native Vegetation with LEED: Onsite and Offsite Approaches for LEED v3 and LEED v4

23-Jun-15

Noon-12:30 PM Central Time

1/2 Hour

AIA & GBCI

Leonardo Academy's Valley Ridge Nature Preserve and Sustainability Demonstration Site

30-Jun-15

Noon-12:30 PM Central Time

None

Emissions Strategy Development: Emissions Footprints, Reductions and Offsets for Buildings, Events, and Organizations and How You Can Make a Difference

7-Jul-15

Noon-1:00 PM Central Time

1 Hour

AIA & GBCI