Introduction to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) and Buildings

Tags: Train Green, SEICBP, contractors

Course Description

Introduction to ESG and Buildings will cover the following topics:

  • What is ESG?
  • Demand for ESG
  • Green Building’s role in an ESG Strategy
  • Green Buildings and Green Bonds
  • Environmental issues and buildings
  • Energy and water use
  • Carbon emissions
  • Embodied carbon
  • Resilient solutions
  • Data management and reporting
  • Waste Management
  • Green Building Certifications
  • Environmental Management Systems
  • Stranded asset and brown discount definitions
  • Social issues and buildings
  • Tenant and community engagement
  • Social impact of buildings
  • Affordable housing
  • Environmental Justice
  • Health, Safety and Accessibility
  • Governance and buildings
  • Building policies
  • Portfolio-wide environmental and social initiative accountability
  • ESG Disclosures and verification
  • Group discussion


Provider: Fulya Kocak, LLC

Instructor: Fulya Kocak Gin

Course Type: Virtual Live Format - 90-minute session

Prerequisites: N/A

Course Date:  April 26th, 2023  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Registration Deadline:  April 21st, 2023 5:00 PM

Exam / Record of Completion: Certificate of Completion

Course Value: $95 

Cost to Register: $0

Prerequisite: None 

All training and certification courses are offered at no cost to participants on a first come, first serve basis. Due to the time commitment for this course, registrants will only be allowed to signup for this course if they are not registered for any other courses through the DCSEU that present a time conflict (unless that course is self-paced).This program is designed to expand the local green workforce and local business opportunities.

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