This introductory course is for architects, home designers and builders, energy advisors & energy modelers, engineers, policymakers, and other professionals who will influence or perform whole-building Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs). Minimal prior knowledge is required other than a basic understanding of buildings, material quantities in buildings, and construction materials. The course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to properly and effectively use LCA in designing buildings. Proper modeling and reporting of a building are critical in making important design or policy decisions to achieve the desired environmental performance. Key topics include life cycle thinking life cycle assessment, relevant ISO and EN standards, and whole-building LCA process in construction.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.
Mon Jan 17 - Mon Feb 14 4 Weeks
|Jan 17 - Feb 14||Online|
|Jan 19||Wed||12:00 - 14:00||Online|
|Feb 02||Wed||12:00 - 14:00||Online|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Winter 2022
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