LCA Course: Building and Asset Life Cycle Impacts
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Developed by GBCA and Edge Environment, this specialised training course is for any professional looking to upskill in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) - the most comprehensive method to assess the environmental impacts of products and assets throughout their lifetime.
LCA and Green Star
This leading assessment technique is now integrated into Green Star rating tools via Innovation Challenges and two LCA-based draft credits. So if you’re working with Green Star, your project team needs to understand how to work with LCA.
Delivered over a four-part series, each module is tailored to a specific aspect of LCA and sustainable building. You can attend, one or all of the modules delivered face-to-face. We encourage everyone to attend the introductory module, before attending the detailed modules.
Building and Asset Life Cycle Impacts – Module 3
The impact of a building over its lifetime is a complex interaction of embodied and operational energy. Understand how to conduct a whole of building Life Cycle Assessment by reviewing best practice case studies, examining of the steps involved and reviewing the key challenges you are likely to face.
Who should attend?
Green Star Accredited Professionals, architects, designers, engineers, developers, ESD consultants, building product manufacturers, sustainability managers, building product manufacturers, building product suppliers, product specifiers, procurement professionals, building product industry associations, property/building associations and other environmental specialists.
- Understand whole of building LCA and how it is incorporated in the Green Star ‘Materials Life Cycle Impacts’ credit
- Understand the steps required and the common challenges faced in carrying out a whole of building LCA
Other LCA face-to-face modules
- Introductory Module - LCA and Sustainability
- Detailed Module - Product Transparency and Sustainability
- Detailed Module - Sustainable Procurement and Strategy
- Future Green Leader /
- Member /
- Non Member /
Level 15, 179 Elizabeth St
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