The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) is a program based on the understanding that land is crucial component of the built environment and can be planned, designed, developed, and maintained to avoid, mitigate, and even reverse detrimental environmental impacts. This webinar will provide an introduction to SITES and discuss its benefit, principles and goals.
1. Gain an understanding of the key drivers associated with the need for sustainable land design and development.
2. Be able to identify and describe the benefits of the Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES).
3. Understand and describe the ecosystems services framework of SITES.
4. Describe the guiding principles of SITES.
|Presenter||James McGregor, Electrical Engineer|
US State Approvals
|States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY||Yes|
|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.
Canada Provinces and Territories
|British Columbia||Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES|
|Ontario||Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES|
Considered one of Australia's leading thinkers in Green Building technologies and sustainable development, James McGregor has over 18 years of experience in the design, construction, and portfolio management of sustainable developments. He brings together a unique combination of experience in the property sector spanning the full property life cycle including research and development, engineering design, construction, facilities management, and portfolio management of sustainable power generation, commercial, residential, and institutional construction projects.
James has a Masters Degree in Business and Technology, a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.