We train people who design, construct and operate buildings locally and nationally.
Urban Green Council has trained over 50,000 building professionals on the latest developments and best practices for designing, building and maintaining sustainable buildings.
Urban Green Council offers relevant, comprehensive educational opportunities across a range of formats:
- Live public programs featuring industry speakers
- Full-day classes taught by experienced instructors
- Short on-demand courses that you can take at your own pace
- Recorded programs that can be found in our resource library
Find the training that suits your professional needs.
Catch up on all the latest changes to the Energy Code.
Learn the skills you need to build, renovate and operate sustainable and high-performance buildings.
February 1, 2023
This free online class, tailored for design and building professionals, covers the major updates to the 2020 NYCECC and how they relate to Local Law 97.
February 7, 2023
Learn sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction in this full-day training.
NYC DOB Chief Sustainability Officer Gina Bocra talks NYC's new Energy Conservation Code.
Our 2022 conference looked at how we can tackle the remaining obstacles to electrification.
Learn about Urban Green Council's GPRO@Work program, and how to reduce energy use in your buildings!
Learn about New York's most extensive electric-efficiency retrofit: One Court Square.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the US. It looks to reduce energy use while preserving its collection.
How can co-ops overcome challenges to electrification?