29 Dec '17, 12am

New Year's resolution: Take (and ace) that LEED Green Associate Exam!

New Year's resolution: Take (and ace) that LEED Green Associate Exam!

Give your green building resume a boost by earning your LEED Green Associate credential . LEED Green Associates are specialists in today’s sustainable building standards and principles, including LEED , life cycle assessment and integrative design . The test is an opportunity for all individuals to distinguish their expertise and signal their commitment to environmentally responsible design and development. Tens of thousands of professionals have earned their LEED Green Associate credential to help advance their careers. Here are three reasons you should, too. 1. Green jobs are in demand. It’s no secret that green building is on the rise . By 2018, the industry is anticipated to account for more than 3.3 million U.S. jobs, according to the 2015 Green Building Economic Impact study . Annual green construction spending is projected to reach $224.4 billion in 2018, up from $1...

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