Unlimited employee access to your member benefits
As a USGBC member, your benefits and resources are available for all of your full-time staff, including access to LEED courses and credential maintenance webinars. Members have a designated primary contact, who has been assigned your USGBC member ID. This member ID can be used by your employees, who can then visit usgbc.org and create their own site-user account.
30 hours of access to Education @USGBC
Support your company's LEED professional credential maintenance requirements with free access to 30 hours of continuing education through USGBC's library of courses on Education @USGBC. Once registered, your employees can receive continuing education hours after passing a convenient online quiz. Access your benefit.
Green building education
Get started with an informative overview of LEED and green building by viewing these complimentary webinars and e-books.
Get members-only insights & exclusive publications
Your Silver level membership makes a statement. It says that you are an industry leader, supporting the ongoing development of USGBC’s mission of a prosperous and sustainable future. Your membership commitment supports USGBC’s advocacy activities, the USGBC local community network, the Center for Green Schools, Project Haiti and other green building activities.
Member communications & resource
Save on LEED fees, Greenbuild expo space, books & courses
|LEED Integration Guides||Varies||At least $10 per publication|
|LEED Study Guides||$70||$15|
|LEED Reference Guides (hard copy & e-book)||$160-199||$35-50|
|Education @USGBC subscription||30 hours, then $175 for individual unlimited access||$24 per individual|
|LEED Green Associate exam fee||$200||$50|
|LEED AP exam composite fee (LEED Green Associate + Specialty)||$400||$150|
|Greenbuild registration (early)||$800||$250|
|Community membership||Varies||At least 25% per employee|
|LEED 101: Green Building Basics and LEED online course||$0||$45|
|LEED 202: How to Document and Certify Projects online course||$0||$45|
|LEED certification (NC, CI, S, full CS)||Varies||$500 to $5,000|
|Greenbuild expo space (10x10)||$3,300||$700|
|Paid-from-Savings Guide e-book||$0||$50|
|Green Operations Guide e-book||$0||$85|
USGBC Silver members can enjoy savings for other green products:
|Parksmart certification - New construction||$5,500||$1,000|
|Parksmart certification - Existing||$4,500||$1,000|
|SITES registration + certification (combined)||$8,000||$1,500|
|SITES AP exam fee||$400||$150|
|TRUE Advisor fees||$350||$100|
|WELL AP exam fee||$465||$195|
|PEER||Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn about the discounted rates|
|TRUE||Contact email@example.com to learn about the discounted rates|
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