Course Description and Credit Information

This webinar will provide an introduction to green roof and living wall technologies employed in modern sustainable building projects around the world. Participants will gain an understanding of green roof and wall types, landscape design considerations, architectural design considerations, water management and maintenance considerations.


Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the the benefits and drivers for green roof and living wall systems.

2. Be able to identify and describe the types of green roofs.

3. Understand and describe the key design considerations for a green roof or living wall system including waterproofing, drainage, filtering, root management, growing medium, planting, and maintenance.

4. Examine case studies to demonstrate the practical application of green roofs and living walls.


General Course Information







Pre-recorded webinar


James McGregor, Masters Degree in Business and Technology, Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors



US State Approvals

LA CES Approved


States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY


North Carolina


New Jersey




New York
 ***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements


GA, MN, and SD 
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
 If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

**See explanation


Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES


Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Green Roofs and Living Walls

    • Watch the Video

  • 02

    Green Roofs and Living Walls Quiz

    • Take the Quiz

  • 03

    Green Roofs and Living Walls Survey

    • Take the Survey