Welcome to the Affordable Green Academy!
This special site provides a series of courses and case studies on the nuts and bolts of building affordable green housing. ALL OF THE COURSES ARE FREE!
COMPLETE THE ACADEMY AND EARN .9 NARI CEU'S!
To get a quick sense of what our Academy offers, check out this introductory walk-through video of the site
To access the courses on our site, we'd like you to register here
Once registered, you'll be able to view and take tests for the following courses:
- Principles and Goals
- The House as a System
- Walls and Windows
- Roofs and Attics
- Mechanical Systems
- Environmentally Responsible Materials
- Managing Green
After viewing each course in the Academy, you can take the course tests. Once you pass all 9 tests, you'll be able to print your own Affordable Green Academy Certificate of Completion.
You'll also have access to the following material:
- The Energy Star Training
- A Profile of the NJ Green Homes Office
- A Case Study of Eastampton Town Center Case Study, Eastampton, NJ
- A Case Study of Bellevue Court Microload Homes Case Study, Trenton, NJ
- An Interview with Green Architect, Chris Benedict, R.A.
This site was developed by the Center for Building Knowledge at NJIT, who also manage its sister site, The Affordable Housing Design Advisor