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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Tuesday, April 25, 2023 | 11:30 am – 2:45 pm CDT (including a 15-min. break)
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 | 11:30 am – 3:15 pm CDT (including a 15-min. break)

Day One
Development and Impact of International Green Construction Code

  • History of the Code
  • Relation of the Code to conventional building codes and energy codes
  • Relation of the Code to LEED and other green building certifications
  • Code adoption and enforcement

Chapters 1-3: Code Administration

  • Administration
  • Definitions
  • Jurisdictional requirements and project electives

Chapters 4-5: Site Development and Material Use

  • Site development and land use
  • Material resource conservation and efficiency 


Day Two
Chapters 6-9: Energy, Water, Environmental Quality and Building Commissioning

  • Energy conservation, efficiency and atmospheric quality
  • Water resource conservation and efficiency
  • Indoor environmental quality and comfort
  • Building commissioning
  • Operation and maintenance 

Chapters 10-11: Existing Buildings

  • Green improvements and retrofits to existing buildings
  • Greening sites of existing buildings


Webinar Instructions
Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
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Professional Engineers
6.5 PDHs

6.5 HSW CE Hours

6.5 LU|HSW

International Code Council


Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and offers 6.5 PDHs for professional engineers and 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects in all states that allow this learning method. Please refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.5 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA CES.

The International Code Council has approved HalfMoon Education as a Preferred Provider of continuing education (No. 1232). Course approval is pending in the specialty area of Building.

Visit this course listing at for updates on pending credits.

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).

On-Demand Credits
The preceding credit information only applies to the live presentation. This course in an on-demand format may not be eligible for the same credits as the live presentation; please consult your licensing board(s) to ensure that a structured, asynchronous learning format is appropriate. The following pre-approvals may be available for the on-demand format upon request:
6.5 HSW LUs (AIA)


Heather Holdridge , AIA LEED Fellow, EIT

Associate Partner, Sustainability Director at Lake Flato Architects

Heather Gayle Holdridge, leveraging her background in mechanical engineering, Heather directs all Lake|Flato teams in establishing sustainability goals. She devises strategies and systems to realize those goals under programs such as LEED, the 2030 Challenge, and the Living Building Challenge. Heather works closely with teams to evaluate passive systems and performs energy modeling throughout the design process. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Texas at San Antonio. 


AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: International Green Construction Code (IgCC) 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines the history and development of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC), its relation to conventional building and energy codes, and its adoption and enforcement. It covers code administration, site development, material use, energy, water environmental quality and building commissioning, and improvements to existing buildings.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain how the IgCC was developed, its relationship to conventional building codes, energy codes, and LEED green building certifications, and they will be able to explain how the IgCC is adopted and enforced.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss IgCC provisions for site development, land use, material resource conservation and efficiency.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss IgCC provisions for energy conservation, efficiency and atmospheric quality, water resource conservation and efficiency, indoor environmental quality and comfort, and building commissioning.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to discuss IgCC compliance standards for improvements to and retrofits for existing buildings.

LUs: 6.5  (Pending)                                                                                            LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Experience with design, construction, and code compliance

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.