The Green Home / Events

June 7, 2014, 9 a.m.

LEED Green Associate Exam prep.

...the core concepts of the LEED for Homes rating system, and to prepare them for the LEED Green Associate exam. This is the first step to achieving the certific...

CaGBC National Conference and Expo
June 11, 2012, midnight

CaGBC National Conference and Expo

...green building event a year, make it this one. Whether you are a homeowner, home buyer or builder, this is a great opportunity to learn what's going on in the g...

March 1, 2014, 10 a.m.

GREEN UP YOUR HOME AND SAVE MONEY

...ther you're a homeowner, potential homebuyer, builder or real estate agent, if you're interested in the benefits of green buildings and/or green renos this cour...

Extremely efficient hyper performing cold climate house
Oct. 14, 2015, 9 a.m.

ECOHOME DEMO HOUSE WORKSHOP AND TOUR

...home that is only 60% of the size of an average new home. To showcase the increased level of comfort that is possible all year round in a hyper-insulated hous...

June 21, 2014, midnight

Tumbleweed 2-Day Tiny House Workshop - Boston

...their stories and experiences on subjects such as choosing the appropriate trailer base, selecting materials, and the importance of using the right tools etc.—t...

May 31, 2014, midnight

Tumbleweed 2-Day Tiny House Workshop - Toronto

...their stories and experiences on subjects such as choosing the appropriate trailer base, selecting materials, and the importance of using the right tools etc.—t...

Oct. 5, 2013, 9 a.m.

Workshop: Ecological Home Construction

...home energy consumption The benefits of thermal mass Rainwater harvesting Finishing Landscaping Eliminating radon gas More details

Oct. 13, 2012, midnight

Designing Your Own Sustainable Home - 2 Day Workshop, Peterborough, ON

...Home - 2 Day Workshop Description The dream of designing and building one’s own home is one of the most deeply held desires in our culture. Designing and bu...

Oct. 16, 2012, 8:30 a.m.

Strategies for Making Green Buildings Financially Successful, Ottawa Ontario

...green as well as manage green building cost premiums. Learning objectives: Identify cost premiums associated with building green, as well as the many bene...

March 1, 2014, 1 a.m.

Ontario Natural Building Coalition Conference and AGM 2014

...thers in the natural building and straw bale community who we don't often get the chance to meet up with, including some members of the Natural Builders Northea...

Endeavour Centre Sustainable Design Workshop Testimonial
Nov. 23, 2013, 1 a.m.

Designing Your Own Sustainable Home: A Workshop for Owner-Builders

...The dream of designing and building one’s own home is one of the most deeply held desires in our culture. The dream of designing and building a sustainable home...

July 20, 2013, 10 a.m.

Sustainable Energy Options (Green Energy Introduction)

...home or cottage owners decide what technologies make sense for them, considering their own motivations and resources. It will also provide participants with an ...

Aug. 16, 2012, midnight

IMPACT! Sustainability Champions Training!

...the IMPACT! community website Mentoring from a sustainability professional for four months after the training Reunion event four months after the training t...

Aug. 24, 2013, midnight

Artistic Clay Plaster Workshop

...the natural finishes palette. If you have ever wanted to bring the warmth, beauty and unmatched feel of natural materials into your home, this is the workshop...