Many people request information on obtaining their LEED AP credentials. In this post we will cover the exam format, optional paths to becoming a LEED AP and general requirements. LEED accreditation is widespread and sustainability is in demand due to rising prices and economically concision developers. Yes we did say economically conscious. One of the common misconceptions is that LEED project certification is an added cost. In fact, if planned and designed correctly, a LEED project can incur a minimal additional cost as well as reduce energy savings over the life of a building project.