ASHRAE self-directed learning courses Abstract: Self-directed learning courses offer you access to well-designed course material without leaving your home or office.
This course format also allows you to review and study the material at your own pace and provides exercises that enable you to evaluate how well you are learning the material.
Self-Directed Learning offers the practicing professional a convenient and flexible approach to continuing education in the HVAC&R field.
Source: ASHRAE URL:http://www.ashrae.org/education/page/1428
Indoor Air Quality Design Tools for Schools Abstract: Some teachers and students may choose to be involved with construction and renovation plans at their schools. The information available here is presented as a tool to help school districts and facility planners design the next generation of learning environments so that the school facility will help - rather than hinder - schools in achieving their core mission of educating children.
Indoor air quality (IAQ) is a critically important aspect of creating and maintaining school facilities. IAQ Design Tools for Schools provides both detailed guidance as well as links to other information resources to help design new schools as well as repair, renovate and maintain existing facilities.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency URL:http://www.epa.gov/iaq/schooldesign/
NAHB Model Green Home Building Abstract: This publication contains guidance for builders engaged in or interested in green building products and practices for residential design, development and construction. This publication is not intended to be exhaustive and all-inclusive and the enclosed guidelines are not to be considered the only method of green building. These guidelines for green building originate from the collective experience of leading personnel in the green building movement (marketplace), but
must, due to the nature of the responsibilities involved, be presented only as a guide for the use of a qualified developer, builder, remodeler, or design professional. Source: National Association of Home Builders URL:http://www.nahb.org/fileUpload_details.aspx?contentTypeID=7& contentID=1994