Please note: Please arrive by 8:15AM to sign-in. A continental breakfast is provided, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any dietary restrictions in advance.
The WELL Workshop helps building
professionals and owners understand their role as public health
practitioners. It also helps medical professionals understand the
critical role that the built environment plays in the health and
well-being of occupants. Attendees will learn how to harness the built environment as a vehicle to support human health, well-being, and comfort. The ideology, structure, and certification process of the WELL program are covered, as well as the health basis for key Features. Strategies for improving the nutrition, fitness, mood, sleep patterns, and performance of occupants through design and construction practices are explored and WELL case studies are highlighted.
For those seeking to become WELL Accredited Professionals (WELL APs), this course will provide you with foundational knowledge that may be incorporated into your WELL Exam study plan.
- Identify the purpose, key components, and structure of the WELL Building Standard
- Discuss the health basis for the Concepts and Features of the WELL Building Standard
- Understand successful strategies for meeting the requirements of the WELL Features
- Learn about WELL resources and how to become a WELL Accredited Professional
Instructor: Kathy Wardle--As Associate Principal and Director of Research, Kathy directs
Perkins+Will Vancouver office’s research and sustainable design advisory
team. On a firm wide level, Kathy helped author, implement and direct
Perkins+Will’s Sustainable Design Initiative. She regularly speaks and
writes about sustainable design and healthy materials, and has authored
several articles on healthy building materials and transparency. Kathy
is a member of the City of Vancouver’s Green Building Advisory
Committee, Co-Chair of the International Living Future Institute
Cascadia Congress, and is a past-chair of the Cascadia Green Building
** Early Bird pricing valid until February 22nd, 2016
|Half Day Event
|| Member (Chapter or Corporate)
| Early Bird**