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GBCSA Accredited Professional tiers

The GBCSA has implemented a system where Accredited Professionals are arranged in three distinct tiers dependent on qualification, experience and level of activity and engagement in the industry.

Accredited Professional Candidate (APc)

Students in the built environment or related field are eligible to complete the GBCSA’s Green Building Certification Program through their university. Upon graduating and gaining six months of industry experience, an APc can go on to become an AP.

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A GBCSA Accredited Professional (AP) is equipped with the knowledge and expertise to become a confident leader in guiding projects through Green Star certification.

Accredited Professional (AP)

An AP is an individual who has met qualifying requirements, completed an Accredited Professional Program in their chosen specialisation and signed an Accredited Professional Agreement with the GBCSA. More detail regarding qualifying requirements can be found in the AP Protocol document.

GBCSA Accredited Professional tiering system

New GBCSA Accredited Professional tiering system

Now, the criteria of qualification, experience and level of activity and engagement in the industry will guide the GBCSA’s awarding of the Accredited Professional qualification into to arrange three distinct tiers.

Accredited Professional Practitioner (AP+)

An AP+ is an AP that has demonstrated higher levels of activity through practicing as an AP and engagement with the GBCSA through attending training, events, tours and other knowledge sharing events in a 12-month period.

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Work as a GBCSA Accredited Professional

There is no doubt, the green building sector is maturing.

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