[BIASC] – Residential and commercial building professionals can learn how to comply with green building standards enacted by Los Angeles County and the state by attending one in a series of free training sessions sponsored by the County in April and May.
The three-hour sessions will provide a comprehensive look at the state and county requirements and provide practical, real-world examples of how to comply with the often complex regulations. Builders, developers, architects, engineers and landscape architects who work on projects in the unincorporated portions of Los Angeles County are particularly encouraged to attend.
“Los Angeles County is committed to being a leader in green building, and we’re particularly pleased to be able to offer this exceptional training at no cost,” said Howard Choy, General Manager of the County Office of Sustainability. “By attending one of these sessions, building professionals will receive real-world information about how to comply with County and state requirements in the most practical and cost-effective ways possible.”
The remaining trainings will be held on the following dates and locations:
* Wednesday, April 18 in Santa Clarita from 1:30-4:30 p.m. – Santa Clarita Sports Complex, 20870 Centre Pointe Parkway
* Thursday, April 19 in Downtown Los Angeles from 9 a.m.-noon – 523 W. 6th Street, Pacific Room (first floor)
* Tuesday, May 22, in Santa Monica from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the first-floor training room, 2701 Ocean Park Blvd.
* Wednesday, May 23, in Santa Monica from 9 a.m.-noon in the first-floor training room, 2701 Ocean Park Blvd.
For more information and to register online, visit http://green.lacounty.gov, click on “Green Building” in the box under “Tell Me About” on the left-hand side of the page and then select “Training Information” from the dropdown menu.