Whom else if not young, aspirational students should be offered the opportunity to learn about tools towards a sustainable built environment? DGNB aims to raise awareness of the necessity of sustainable building and, above all, to demonstrate that it is indeed achievable.
Prioritise and stand out by placing sustainability at the heart of higher education.
Free access to DGNB training material on sustainable planning and building
Students can accredit their knowledge by taking and passing the DGNB Registered Professional online exam and herewith position themselves as young experts in the growing market of sustainable construction. In a very early stage of professional education they are equipped with tools to realize a sustainable built environment. The DGNB Registered Professional qualification is already a first step for a career in the field of DGNB certification as DGNB Consultant or DGNB Auditor.
The learning material exists out of 8 flexible modules, which can be covered in 12 hours and can be easily integrated within existing lecture or offered as supplementing compact seminar or summer school.
|DGNB Training material|
|1. Designing and evaluating sustainability||135 min|
|2. Holistic design and construction||45 min|
|3. Design and social issues||45 min|
|4. Health and User Satisfaction||90 min|
|5. Life cycle oriented design||45 min|
|6. Life cycle assessment||90 min|
|7. Preserving resources and the environment||90 min|
|8. Integrated design||45 min|
This knowledge may be interesting for students of architecture, building physics, urban planning or structural engineering. Depending on the subject area, it is possible to adapt the topics according to the local curriculum.