Exploring the WELL Building Standard: A WELL AP Credential Preparation Course

Description

Launched in October 2014 after six years of research and development, the WELL Building Standard is the premier standard for buildings, interior spaces and communities seeking to implement, validate and measure features that support and advance human health and wellness. WELL was developed by integrating scientific and medical research and literature on environmental health, behavioral factors, health outcomes and demographic risk factors that affect health with leading practices in building design, construction and management. This standard focuses primarily on the health and wellness of the building occupant. According to International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) the WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP) credential denotes expertise in the WELL Building Standard (WELL) and a commitment to advancing human health and wellness in buildings and communities around the world. (www.WELLCertified.com). The course will provide in depth understanding of the WELL Certification process and the underlying principles to successfully implement green building strategies and requirements focusing primarily on human health and wellness.

Course Objectives

The objective of this course are as follows:

  1. To explore WELL building Standard
  2. To understand how projects can participate in WELL Certification process
  3. To identify the benefits of applying WELL strategies to projects and organizations in general
  4. To identify key principles and requirements of the 10 concepts in WELL Building standard
  5. To prepare the participant to become a recognized WELL Accredited Professional.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand the structure and framework of the WELL Building Standard and Certification
  2. Learn how to participate in WELL projects as WELL AP
  3. Understand the intent and requirements of Air concept
  4. Understand the intent and requirements of Water, Nourishment and Light concept
  5. Understand the intent and requirements of Movement, Thermal comfort and sound concept
  6. Understand the intent and requirements of material, mind and community concept
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