Green Building for Building Professionals with Tom Gotschall


Learn how to add value to your homes by implementing energy efficient practices!

Implementing cost-effective green building into your construction practices begins with up-front planning that examines the whole house and the building science behind it. In this two-day course, you will learn how to apply the ANSI-approved National Green Building Standard™ in the construction of a new home, remodel, site development or multifamily project. With a focus on flexibility and a sound knowledge base, the course provides the tools for a successful green project. As a graduate of this course, you will learn:

•    How to integrate sound building science principles into design decisions and the materials selection process;
•    How to incorporate the ANSI-approved National Green Building Standard;
•    Examine specific best green building practices in each chapter of the National Green Building Standard;
•    How to evaluate and sell in the growing green marketplace.

Tom Gotschall will facilitate the class.  Tom graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction and has a background in general contracting and construction & real estate dispute resolution. He has certifications in the Residential Code and the Building Code. Tom is a seasoned arbitrator and a dynamic instructor and speaker on a host of construction topics.

Cost: $350 Greater Atlanta HBA member, $375 other HBA member, $450 non-member
Designation Credit: CGA, CGB, CGP, GMR, MCGP
Cont. Ed: 12 CPHB, 12 GA Bldr License, CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGR, GMB, CSP, MCSP, CMP, MIRM

Click here to register to attend.
Call 678-775-1469 or e-mail education@atlantahomebuilders.com with any questions.

Interested in sponsoring this class? Contact Amanda Mathis at 678-775-1469 for details.