Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

Vertical Living Green Walls: Designing for Sustainability

Sponsored by GSky® Plant Systems, Inc.
 
Continuing Education
 

Learning Objectives - After this course, you should be able to:

  1. Summarize the multitude of benefits provided by indoor and outdoor green wall applications.
  2. Discuss design considerations and the value of expertise in site analysis and overall green wall system planning.
  3. Explain four key elements critical to the design, performance, and long-term sustainability of a green wall system.
  4. Specify an appropriate green wall system given the project, purpose, design goals, budget, and environment being considered.

Credits:

1 AIA LU/HSW
1 GBCI CE Hour
1 AIBD P-CE
0.1 IACET CEU*
AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
AANB 1 Hour of Core Learning
AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour
MAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
NSAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
OAA 1 Learning Hour
SAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
NLAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
NWTAA 1 Structured Learning Hour

Living green walls are beautiful, living works of art that provide numerous benefits. Planning by an experienced design team is the key to their success and sustainability. This course discusses the benefits of green walls and identifies factors that need to be considered during the design process. It examines critical elements paramount to green wall design, performance, and sustainability.

Please note there is no audio associated with this presentation.

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