Education and events

Watch past webinars and events on demand to learn more about SITES and hear from project teams about their processes and tips on achieving certification. Access recordings of previous events.

Access online, on-demand courses to become an expert in SITES and sustainable landscape design, development and management and to earn CE for your SITES AP CMP. Courses are available for free, a la carte or through a subscription on the USGBC course catalog.

Sustainable Sites Curriculum Toolkit
Want to prepare higher education students for 21st century careers in green building and sustainability industries? Integrating sustainability across the curriculum prepares this generation to be both global citizens and champions in addressing some of the biggest challenges we face. The purpose of this resource is to prepare students for today’s careers in green building and sustainability industries.
Education + Performance (Course #10)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Education + Performance section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Operations + Maintenance (Course #9)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Operations + Maintenance section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is approved for 0.5 CE hours.
Construction (Course #8)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Construction section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Site Design - Human Health + Wellbeing (Course #7)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Site Design - Soil + Human Health + Wellbeing section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Site Design - Materials Selection (Course #6)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Site Design - Materials Selection section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Site Design - Soil + Vegetation (Course #5)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Site Design - Soil + Vegetation section of the SITES v2 rating system. Available for 0.5 CE hours.
Site Design - Water (Course #4)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Site Design - Water section of the SITES v2 rating system. Available for 0.5 CE hours.
Pre-Design Assessment and Planning (Course #3)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Pre-Design Assessment and Planning section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Site Context (Course #2)
Discover the intents and requirements of the prerequisites and credits in the Site Context section of the SITES v2 rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Introduction & Overview (Course #1)
This webinar lays the groundwork for the rest of the series. The course begins with an overview of the rating system, explores the guiding principles and key concepts behind SITES, details the SITES process, and finally outlines the structure of the rating system. This course is available for 0.5 CE hours.
Exploring the SITES Rating System (10-part webinar series in bulk)
Explore the SITES v2 rating system in detail in this 10-part webinar series. Learn key concepts, terminology, and requirements related to every prerequisite and credit in the rating system. This series is available for 7 SITES specific GBCI CE hours.