Introduction to EDGE Certification in Bulgaria
Date(s) - 28/02/2019
The Bulgarian Green Building Council is pleased to invite you to an introduction to EDGE Certification. The introductory event will be followed by a technical training for interested professionals, which will give participants the eligibility to pursue EDGE expert professional credentials recognized world wide. The technical training will be from 13:00 – 17:00 at the same location. Participants may select to join us for the introduction only, or for both introduction and technical training.
AmCham BG Members qualify for a 15% discount for all listed prices
In today’s competitive world, property developers are trying their best to build sustainably. Resource-efficient buildings clearly have impact, from the corporate bottom line to a homeowner’s pocket. But how does a developer confidently capture this value while gaining brand recognition?
One solution is EDGE, a green building certification system for created by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. EDGE is a measurable way for builders to optimize their designs, leading to a more investment-worthy and marketable product. By keeping certification fast and inexpensive, EDGE keeps pace with the momentum that developers need to stay at the forefront of the green building trend.
9:00 to 9:30 Registration
9:30 to 10:45 Introduction and EDGE Program overview
10:45 to 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 to 12:30 EDGE Certification Roles. Process and pricing
12:30 to 13:00 Lunch
13:00 to 15:00 Methodology, software demonstration & resources. Practical EDGE software exercise
15:00 to 15:15 Break
15:15 to 17:00 Practical EDGE software- resume. Energy efficiency measures. Water efficiency measures. Embodied energy in materials measures. EDGE Exam – resources and tips
Half –day introduction session inclusive of coffee break and lunch:
50 EUR for BGBC members and approved partners
75 EUR for all other participants
All-day event – introduction and training inclusive of coffee break and lunch:
125 EUR for BGBC members and approved partners
150 EUR for all other participants
The EDGE event will be performed by an accredited auditor.
Introduction will be delivered in Bulgarian, while technical training will be in English.
For prices and details please contact Anna Vitkova, Program Coordinator, Communications Manager, BGBC.