EcoDistricts Foundation Course
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Evergreen Brick Works Suite 300, Blakes Room
550 Bayview Ave
For the first time since the launch of the EcoDistricts AP in 201, EcoDistricts will be bringing their Foundation Course to Toronto. The Foundation Course is a lively and immersive full-day workshop that introduces attendees to the EcoDistricts Protocol and certification program to advance cutting edge district scale sustainability projects. The course is designed for municipal officials, urban planners, A&E practitioners, and real estate and community development professionals seeking to promote social equity and environmental performance in district-scale development projects and become an EcoDistricts Accredited Professional.
What you’ll Learn
- Gain an in-depth overview of EcoDistricts Certified — the world’s first comprehensive framework to guide urban and community development — from planning to implementation.
- Learn about key issues and best practices influencing neighborhood sustainability — including resiliency, equity, green infrastructure, placemaking, and health and wellbeing.
- Explore inspiring case studies, including the first set of EcoDistricts Certified projects.
- Be prepared to take the EcoDistricts Accredited Professional exam, the only professional credential demonstrating a commitment to creating sustainable, equitable neighborhoods