Green Star foundations for Local Government

Burwood Brickworks, VIC. Frasers Property Australia and Australand Holdings. 6 Star Green Star - Communities v1.
When Tue 11 Jun 2024 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM AEST
Where online
Category Green Star Training
CPD points 4


Member General Admission
$349.32 + GST
Non-Member General Admission
$489.32 + GST
Future Green Leader General Admission
$279.30 + GST

The Green Star Foundations course is ideal for those new to sustainability or who want to gain an understanding of the benefits derived from using the Green Star rating tools.

If you need a good understanding of how Green Star works, either for working on Green Star projects yourself, or to effectively engage with others delivering Green Star projects, this course will give you the insights you need.

This course has been designed to focus on the needs of local government, wider government and those working alongside them in industry.  Hear from a leading case study and learn essential insights.

Key topics explored in this course

  • benefits of embedding sustainability in the built environment
  • why Green Star?
  • breaking down the business case for sustainability
  • overview of the Green Star rating tools
  • Green Star stories of success

This course is also part of our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and the first step to gaining your Green Star Associate (GSA) or Green Star Accredited Professional (GSAP) qualification.

On completion of this course, you can attend any of our Green Star advanced courses, the second step toward gaining your GSA or GSAP qualification. Find out more about our CPD program and the steps to gain your Green Star qualification here.
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Course format

This course is delivered in an online format consisting of two components:

  1. Learning module available to complete in your own time ahead of the live session.  
  2. An interactive live session to put what you have learnt in the module into practice, hear from a leading Green Star project and participate in live discussions with the presenters. 

Need assistance with booking yourself or a group?

You can add colleagues who have a GBCA account to your online booking. Alternatively contact the Professional Development team on 02 8239 6200 or email.


Katy Dean

Policy Adviser Green Building Council of Australia

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