Green Associate Exam

The Green Associate designation is the first-tier accreditation given by the GBCI (Green Building Certification Institute). Originally, the LEED AP exam was a longer exam that has now been broken down into two sections. The first-tier is commonly referred to as the LEED Green Associate portion.

Free LEED Green Associate Practice Exams

Green Associate ExamWhat is on the LEED Green Associate Exam

Recognition Items: Recognition items assess someone's ability to recall material from the Green Associate Exam reference guides.

Application Items: Application items test the applicant with situation problems and solutions regarding the principles or procedures of LEED.

Analysis Items: Analysis Items test a candidate's ability to dissect a problem down into its components and then create a viable solution. This is primarily done in two steps: dissection of a problem into elements and evaluation of the relationship of that problem.

Green Associate 3Green Associate Definition

A person who has the understanding and ability demonstrated through passing an exam about the process of LEED building certification. A LEED Green Associate shows knowledge of green design, construction and how buildings operate sustainably.

Green Associate 4Who should get their LEED Green Associate Designation

Green Associates typical role in a project is consultation or in taking on the role of project manager. Project managers make sure that all aspects of the LEED standards are documented and underway.

Popular Green Associate Links

Green Associate Page