The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) runs the Green Star building environmental rating system, which provides guidance and benchmarking to reduce the environmental impact of buildings. GBCA also recognise Green Star Accredited Professionals (GSAP) and provide a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program to ensure knowledge of best practice environmental design.
ECO-Buy provides training on green procurement, which is an essential component of delivering a green building or retrofit of an existing building. Green building professionals must give careful consideration to the materials chosen, including for construction, interior fitout, lighting, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, and cleaning.
The GBCA has recently recognised ECO-Buy's training as qualifying for CPD points under the GSAP program. We are happy to announce that Accredited Professionals can now receive points for the following training: