May 14, 2010 (Fairfax, VA) - Facility Engineering Associates, P.C. is proud to announce its acceptance as a U.S. Green Building Council Education Provider (USGBC EP). Through the teaching of two different courses, FEA will be sharing our knowledge of energy and sustainability. These courses are eligible for Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) continuing education hours that are needed to maintain the LEED Accredited Professional and Green Associate designation.
The workshop, Practical Strategies for Calculating & Reducing Your Carbon Footprint,will introduce participants to the carbon footprint and the elements needed to calculate the footprint for their facilities and their organizations. Sustainability Scorecard: A Roadmap to Sustainability in Existing Buildings is the second workshop being offered. This workshop discusses how to develop a sustainability strategy that aligns with your organization’s mission and most importantly, how to implement that strategy. Register for these courses at: www.GreenBuild365.org.
As cited by the USGBC, “Facility Engineering Associates is a USGBC Provider committed to enhancing the ongoing professional development of the building industry and LEED Professionals through high-quality education programs. As a USGBC Education Provider, FEA has agreed to abide by USGBC-established operational and educational criteria, and is subject to annual reviews and audits for quality assurance.”
Additional course information can be found at www.feapc.com. FEA is a nationally based consulting engineering firm specializing in existing facilities. Our services provide solutions to help you extend the life cycle of your facility. Our mission is to make buildings last by implementing practical and cost-effective strategies. FEA is headquartered in Washington, DC, and has additional office locations in Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; and San Francisco, CA.