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Green Star Buildings: advanced course

Become an expert in the Green Star Buildings rating tool.

Launched in October 2020, Green Star Buildings is designed for new buildings and major refurbishments. It responds to the critical issues of the next decade by pushing industry to deliver high-efficient buildings, fully powered by renewables.

This course is a must-have for professionals currently using this tool or planning to use it in the near future. By completing this training, you will be positioned to confidently deliver projects under this new tool. 

This course will cover:

  • the new category framework
  • the minimum expectations
  • credit structure and scoring mechanism
  • net zero carbon pathway
  • changes to certification

What’s included in the course:

  • four online learning modules
  • an expert-led online live session
  • Green Star Buildings submission guidelines
  • enrolment into the CPD program
  • access to the online Green Star Accredited Professional (GSAP) exam

Accreditation pathway

If you’ve completed Green Star foundations, this advanced course is the next step to becoming a GSAP in the Green Star Buildings rating tooI. Find out more about our accreditation pathway here. 


I completed Green Star training recently, what does this mean for me?

If you completed advanced training in Green Star - Design and Built in 2020, there is a 50% discount available for the Green Star Buildings: advanced course. Contact to book.

Do I have to complete the Green Star Buildings: advanced course?  

If you are planning to work on a Green Star Buildings project, we strongly recommend that you become accredited in the Green Star Buildings rating tool to be better equipped to work on, lead and successfully deliver Green Star Buildings projects. 

How is the Green Star - Design & As Built advanced course different from the Green Star Buildings advanced course?

Green Star Buildings is our biggest overhaul of our rating tool. There are new categories, minimum expectations, credits and more. Our new Green Star Buildings advanced course reflects these changes. 

What’s the transition period for projects? 

The transition period for projects runs from now until 17 December 2021. During this time, you can register projects either under Green Star – Design & As Built or Green Star Buildings. 

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Course details
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  • General Admission / $399.00 + GST
    Future green leader Only
  • General Admission / $499.00 + GST
    Members Only
  • General Admission / $699.00 + GST
    Non-Members Only

CPD points

6 Green Star CPD point(s).


Thu 25 Feb 2021 10:00am - 3:00pm


Broadcast in local Sydney time
Sydney NSW 2000

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