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BCIT: CESA 1160 – Introduction to Embodied Carbon & Whole-Building Life Cycle Assessments

January 17

From the course website:

Course Details

​This introductory course is for architects, home designers and builders, energy advisors & energy modelers, engineers, policymakers, and other professionals who will influence or perform whole-building Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs). Minimal prior knowledge is required other than a basic understanding of buildings, material quantities in buildings, and construction materials. The course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to properly and effectively use LCA in designing buildings. Proper modeling and reporting of a building are critical in making important design or policy decisions to achieve the desired environmental performance. Key topics include life cycle thinking life cycle assessment, relevant ISO and EN standards, and whole-building LCA process in construction.

4 weeks with online live lectures/tutorials 12-2PM, on 2 Wednesdays

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 17 – Feb 14 Online
Jan 19 Wed 12:00 – 14:00 Online
Feb 02 Wed 12:00 – 14:00 Online

Details

Date:
January 17
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.bcit.ca/study/courses/cesa1160

Organizer

BCIT

Venue

Online Course