EDGE Expert Training at WAPI free to Registered Delegates

Earn your EDGE Expert Credential with one-day training, offered free of charge to WAPI delegates. Seats are limited to 30 delegates only, so book fast.

 

Date: 14 November 2018
Venue: Eko Hotel & Suites
Price: Free
Capacity: 30 Pax

 

Prospective attendees will have to submit a copy of their CV when registering for the course. Due the complex nature of this intensive programme, only suitable candidates who have the required experience and breakdown will be considered.

Remember, get all this value for free courtesy of the WAPI Summit Team

Register for the EDGE Expert training offered by thinkstep and learn the technical details of EDGE, a green building certification system which is an innovation of IFC, member of the World Bank Group.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

EDGE empowers developers and builders to quickly evaluate and compare estimated costs for design strategies targeting reductions in energy use, water use, and embodied energy in materials

THE EDGE STANDARD

The training will help you understand the EDGE standard, utilize the software application, and navigate the certification process.

THE EDGE EXAM

The training also prepares and qualifies you to take the EDGE Exam.

YOUR QUALIFICATION

After passing the Exam, you will be accredited by IFC as an EDGE Expert – you will receive a certificate and marketing materials, enabling you to list EDGE credentials on your CV or LinkedIn profile.

EDGE Experts are also invited to be a part of a global community convened by IFC, to exchange best practices, and learn about technical updates to the EDGE software. Learn more about EDGE Experts and FAQs from this site.

Learn more about EDGE by joining one of ongoing Intro to EDGE webinars – register directly from the EDGE calendar site.

YOUR EDGE TUTOR

EDGE Experts training for WAPI Delegates is offered by Tom Saunders, EDGE global lead for thinkstep. With 18 years of experience in sustainability, Mr Saunders has been recognised by industry peers as one of Building’s Rising Stars.

COURSE MODULES:  

Session 1:

Orientation and overview; EDGE program; Defining Green Design

Session 2:

EDGE Methodology & Software; Resources and Protocols

Session 3:

Practical Exercise 1 – Building Self-Assessment in EDGE Software; EDGE Certification: Roles and Process; Overview of Auditing Process

Session 4:

Practical Exercise 2 – Uploading Documents and Registering for Certification

Session 5:

Bringing EDGE to the Market; Wrap up

*All prospective course attendees will have to submit a copy of their CVs prior to the EDGE Expert Training

Remember, get all this value for free courtesy of the WAPI Summit Team

Register for the EDGE Expert training offered by thinkstep and learn the technical details of EDGE, a green building certification system which is an innovation of IFC, member of the World Bank Group.