Green Roof Professional (GRP) Accreditation Training Program with take place on Feb 21 to Feb 24, 2013, in Toronto, Ontario.
Green Roof Design 101: Introductory Course will take place on February 21st, 2013. This introductory training course on green roof infrastructure design presents many of the tools and techniques needed to meet your green roof project objectives on schedule, to specification, and within budget.
Green Roof Infrastructure: Design & Installation 201
Friday, February 22nd, 2013
An immensely practical course that provides participants with in-depth information on the multitude of green roof implementation issues from first client meetings through scheduling, insurance and permit issues, site analysis, construction considerations and more.
Green Roof Waterproofing and Drainage 301
Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
This course will provide participants with an overview of waterproofing and drainage construction and maintenance for green roof assemblies. It lays out technical vocabulary and materials and presents detailed design solutions and implementation best management practices for waterproofing and drainage in green roofs.
Green Roof Plants and Growing Media 401
Sunday, February 24th, 2013
This course will provide participants with an overview of plants and growing media design considerations and maintenance for green roof assemblies. It establishes design and implementation best management practices for plants and growing media in green roofs.
Space is limited. Reserve your seat now.
Tours of local projects will be offered in conjunction with this event.
Tuition for each course is $399 CDN + HST, or $374 CDN + HST for GRHC Individual Members.
Tuition includes course materials, lunch, and refreshments. If paying by cheque, please note it must be received in our office no later than one week before the event.
Continuing Education Credits:
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is an approved continuing education provider with GBCI, AIA CES, LA CES, RCI, APLD, and CNLA (for Landscape Industry Certified credits).
For more information click here or contact Tamara Lee by phone 416-971-4494 ext 228 orE-mail: tlee(at)greenroofs.org
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