Green Infrastructure

Our green infrastructure certification program provides comprehensive training for topics related to construction and the environment. Receive training in design and construction protocols related to the environment. Classes include Best Management practices for site assessment, streetscape, utilities, stormwater management, landscape and construction practices.

Online Training Courses

Green Infrastructure: Guidelines Certification Program

16 Hour Online Course

This sixteen hour online course is a comprehensive look at the best practices for assessing sites, streetscapes, utilities, stormwater management, landscape, and construction practices. It also includes an introductory to high performance guidelines.

Course includes eight areas of focus:

  • Green Infrastructure Guidelines
  • Site assessment
  • Pavement
  • Stormwater management
  • Green Landscaping
  • Streetscape
  • Utilities
  • Construction practices

This program includes the following courses:

$420.00

Green Infrastructure: Pavement Best Practices. Prep and Quiz

3 Hour Online Course

This is part one of an eight course series. The three hour online class covers Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in green planning. It goes over infrastructure and design concepts that will apply to municipalities and cities.

This course covers:

  • Material applications, and programs
  • Pavement lifecycle, and materials
  • Impervious vs. pervious pavement
  • Reflectivity of pavement vs. albedo 

$105.00

Green Infrastructure: Stormwater Management and Best Practices. Prep and Quiz

3 Hour Online Course

This is part two of an eight course series. This three hour online course covers action items to assess sites, and use Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in green planning, design, and construction. 
This course covers:

  • Stormwater Management planning
  • Construction runoff prevention
  • Pretreatments for filtering runoff
  • Catch basin inserts and water quality inlets
  • Infiltration and detention structures
  • Water pollution prevention
  • Constructed wetlands 

$105.00

Green Infrastructure: Landscape and Best Practices. Prep and Quiz

3 Hour Online Course

This is part three of an eight course series. This three hour online course covers Best Management Practices (BMP’s) for landscaping in green planning, design, and construction. 
Course topics include:

  • Tree planting for diversity, quantity, and density
  • Turfgrass reduction
  • Plant selection
  • Citywide landscape planning
  • Maintaining and enhancing ecology, and biodiversity
  • Pest management
  • Designing water-efficient landscapes
  • Landscapes to withstand stormwater absorption, treatment, and infiltration

$105.00

Green Infrastructure and Guidelines Prep and Quiz

2 Hour Online Course

This is part four of an eight part series. This two hour online course include an overview of green building principles and best management practices.

$70.00

Green Infrastructure: Streetscape and Best Practices Prep and Quiz

2 Hour Online Course

This is part five of an eight part series. This two hour online course covers, how to implement designs and building concepts to cities and municipalities. It covers how to asses sites and use Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in city infrastructure. 
The main goals of the class are:

  • Understanding complex systems
  • Creating templates to build green

$70.00

Green Infrastructure: Site assessment and Best Practices Prep and Quiz

1 Hour Online Course

This is part six of an eight part series. This one hour online class covers, how to asses sites and identify opportunities to use Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in green construction, design, and planning. 
Class topics include:

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic analysis
  • Vegetation transplantation, assessment, and preservation
  • Invasive species evaluation
  • Soil testing 

$35.00

Green Infrastructure: Construction Practices Prep and Quiz

1 Hour Online Course

This is part seven of an eight part series. This one hour online class covers how to identify and use action items to utilize Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in green planning, design, and construction. 
Course topics include:

  • Minimizing equipment and construction impacts
  • Site protection
  • Developing waste management and recycling plans
  • Protecting water resources and planted areas
  • Plan development.

$35.00

Green Infrastructure: Utilities Best Practices Prep and Quiz

1 Hour Online Course

This is part eight of an eight part series. This one hour online class covers how to identify and implement Best Management Practices (BMP’s) in green construction, design, and planning.  
Course topics include:

  • Upgrades to instillation, and maintenance
  • Mechanisms to affect right-of-way construction by private utilities
  • Technology to prevent damage, and minimize degradation

$35.00