Becoming a Green Professional


Here are just a few ways to get started with green credentials. 
 
 

LEED PROFESSIONAL

A LEED professional credential signifies that you’re a leader in the field and an active participant in the green building movement.  With new jobs specifying the need for green building expertise, the LEED professional credential shows a clear commitment to your professional growth while underscoring your value to LEED project teams and sustainability-focused organizations.
 

ECOBROKER CREDENTIAL

EcoBroker is the premier provider of green designation training for real estate professionals.  Founded in 2001, the company has built a solid foundation of environmental education and outreach helping consumers and communities take advantage of energy efficiency and environmentally sensitive design in real estate properties.  Through EcoBroker’s unique energy and environmental curriculum, real estate professionals acquire the knowledge and resources to become Certified EcoBrokers®.  These real estate professionals assist clients in their pursuit of properties that provide affordability, comfort and a healthier environment, all while reducing carbon footprints.  EcoBroker has thousands of members in all 50 states and internationally. 
                                           
EcoBroker®: The Green Designation

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 NAR'S GREEN DESIGNATION

The National Association of REALTORS® has created a green designation and benefits program tailored for real estate agents.  NAR's Green Designation provides advanced training in green building and sustainable business practices so that you can seek out, understand, and market properties with green features.  Builder and consumer adoption of sustainability is rapidly growing...will you be ready to guide your clients?