About this handbook

This free handbook is a primary resource to help you prepare for your LEED Green Associate exam.

The LEED Green Associate Candidate Handbook features current policies and procedures for the LEED v4 Green Associate professional credentialing exam. It also includes test specifications, exam references and sample questions.

LEED Green Associate Candidate Handbook

Download our free handbook to prepare for your exam.

About the LEED Green Associate

A LEED Green Associate credential is your gateway to green. The LEED Green Associate demonstrates a solid understanding of green building principles and practices. 

It is ideal for professionals newer to sustainability and LEED, as well as product manufacturers, students, real estate professionals, and contractors.

  • Prerequisites: none
  • Exam fee: $250
  • CE Hours: 15 hours every two years

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