16th Annual Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival – October 21-25, 2015

16th Annual Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival – October 21-25, 2015

The 16th Annual Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival will feature 50 of the best environmental films, as well as special events with our 2015 Eco-Heroes Dr. Vandana Shiva (author & activist) and Amy Millan (musician & activist), panels, workshops, an Industry Day, a Family Program, a marketplace, and a pancake brunch! Continue reading 16th Annual Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival – October 21-25, 2015

Francophone institution gains recognition for its environmental & wildlife management program

The Cégep de Saint-Félicien is proud to announce that it has become the first francophone educational institution in the country to receive national recognition from the Canadian Environmental Accreditation Commission (CEAC) of the Environmental Careers Organization (ECO) Canada for its program inTechniques du milieu naturel (environmental and wildlife management). Continue reading Francophone institution gains recognition for its environmental & wildlife management program

Green Building Workshop: Effective Commissioning for Existing Buildings – Sept. 8

Build your skills in determining the appropriate level of effort, actions, national and local standards, cost options, and reasonable timelines in an effectively commissioning an existing building. After taking this half-day course, you’ll be able to correctly and consistently interpret LEED requirements, develop effective requests for proposals, differentiate between service providers, and consistently identify the quality of service received in commissioning or recommissioning buildings. Continue reading Green Building Workshop: Effective Commissioning for Existing Buildings – Sept. 8

Green Building Workshop: Effective Commissioning for Existing Buildings

Build your skills in determining the appropriate level of effort, actions, national and local standards, cost options, and reasonable timelines in an effectively commissioning an existing building. After taking this half-day course, you’ll be able to correctly and consistently interpret LEED requirements, develop effective requests for proposals, differentiate between service providers, and consistently identify the quality of service received in commissioning or recommissioning buildings. Continue reading Green Building Workshop: Effective Commissioning for Existing Buildings

LEED Documentation (NC 1.1) Workshop — Sep 22, 2011, Toronto, ON

This one-day interactive workshop discusses the LEED certification process and the tools in place to assist applicants seeking LEED Canada project certification for New Construction. This workshop addresses a number of the more complex documentation requirements in the LEED NC 1.0 + addendum and application guides for Multi-Unit Residential Buildings (MURB), Campus and Multiple Buildings (CMB) and Core and Shell (CS). Continue reading LEED Documentation (NC 1.1) Workshop — Sep 22, 2011, Toronto, ON