Bringing embodied carbon upfront

Cost CPD points Duration* Exam Required
$0.00 0 55 Mins Yes

Course details
WorldGBC, in partnership with the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, are releasing a report calling for urgent and co-ordinated action to tackle global embodied carbon emissions from the building and construction sector. GBCA has been a proud participant in the development of this report.

The report calls for radical industry collaboration to achieve decarbonisation from the sector by 2050. It sets out the vision, goals, actions, and milestones needed to achieve transformation, and highlights industry leaders paving the way.

Join us for this member’s only webinar to get an overview of this ground-breaking report: Bringing Embodied Carbon Upfront. You will also learn how this report lines up with GBCA’s Carbon Positive Roadmap, and you will get a peek at what part Green Star for New Buildings, and the other Future Focus rating tools will play at making the outcomes of this report a reality.

The webinar is suitable for building owners, designers, sustainability consultants, procurement personnel, product suppliers, and manufacturers.

Learning outcomes

Outline the reasons for the increasing focus on embodied carbon, particularly the upfront emissions.
Summarise your sector’s role in driving change and creating demand for low-carbon products and materials.
Describe the upcoming changes to Green Star focused on placing emphasis on and reducing upfront embodied carbon emissions.
Confirmed speakers include

Jorge Chapa, Head of Market Transformation, GBCA
Nicole Sullivan, Senior Manager Green Star Solutions, GBCA
Jeff Oatman, Senior Manager Membership, GBCA

All course content is curated by the Green Building Council of Australia. Designed for maximum flexibility, this course allows you to study anytime, anywhere.

Exam Requirements
This course requires you to sit for an exam to obtain the CPD points. The exam comprises of 3 questions and has a time limit of 30 mins to complete.

All exams are multiple choice and questions are based on module content.

If you have any questions regarding any of these online courses please feel free to contact the GBCA Office on +612 8239 6200 or send us an email.

* Duration refers to the associated video content length of time. If there is no video it refers to the time limit of the associated exam. All pricing exludes GST.