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Module: Built behaviour - how place impacts participation

 

Title: Built behaviour - how place impacts participation
Section: Green Building Day 2014
CPD Points: 1 Green Star point
Duration: 40:04
Member Price: $39
Non-Member Price: $59

Overview

The built environment can have an enormous impact on the vitality of a community. Find out how designing neighbourhoods that encourage people to get out and get active is critical to reducing the strain on our health sector and the long-term health of our nation.

SPEAKERS
Peter McCue, Executive Officer, Premier’s Council for Active Living
Robert Milagre, Director Green Star Development and Operations, GBCA

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Outline trends in Australia that will impact on people’s health and wellbeing and the implications for the health and property sectors.
  • Understand the role that the built environment plays in influencing people’s behaviour and lifestyle habits.
  • Examine practical measures that can be taken to improve the walkability of an area and improve the health of a community.